According to TUIK data, house sales reached 60 thousand in 2021 with an increase of 43.5% compared to the previous year. Housing sales to foreigners increased from 41.3 thousand to 59.2 thousand last year. Housing sales to foreigners increased by 77% in December 2021 from 4.4 thousand to 7.9 thousand.
Foreigners who buy the most housing
In 2021, Iran ranked first in housing sales to foreigners with more than 10 thousand, followed by Iraq with 8.6 thousand and Russia with 5.3 thousand. Them; Afghanistan, Germany, Kazakhstan, Kuwait and Azerbaijan followed.
Istanbul took the first place in house sales to foreigners with 26.4 thousand. Antalya was followed by Antalya with 12.3 thousand. Ankara, Mersin, Bursa, İzmir, Sakarya and Samsun followed them, respectively.