The process of purchasing property in Turkey is extremely easy. The Turkish government has streamlined the method and got rid of unnecessary red tape, so property sales are generally completed within 3 days to a week.
The first step for buyers is to browse through our extensive portfolio of Turkish real estate. As well as Istanbul, we sell off-plan, newly constructed and resale apartments and villas all over Turkey. Each property listing on our website displays photos, details of the home and neighborhood information.
To find out more about any specific home, call us or fill in the "Request More Details" section. You can also start the buying process by arranging a viewing tour.
4 Important Stages of Purchasing Property in Turkey
When you come to our office, one of our sales representatives will answer your questions and take you to see any homes that fit your budget and requirements. Our sales representatives also have in-depth local knowledge of all neighborhoods, so you’ll also learn about the area you plan to buy in.
Once you’ve chosen the home you want to buy, we’ll arrange for a sales contract to be drawn up and deposit to be paid. The agreement will list all crucial parts of the sale including payment terms and most importantly, delivery of the title deeds.
We’ve already done background checks on all properties listed on our website, so rest assured that the seller is the real owner, and the home has been checked for debts and relevant legal paperwork. Sales contract are drafted in Turkish and your own language.
At this stage, you’ll also need a lawyer, and translator, of which we can recommend certified and registered professionals if you don’t already have one. You might also like to choose a power of attorney although this is not a legal obligation.
Appraisal Report Process
An appraisal report is a necessary document before the title deed transfer. This report is including a detailed evaluation of a property's value by the expert appraiser like the photos taking, the registry control at the Tapu office and the registered plans check at the municipality and finally, the comparison prices collect. After 2 days the appraisal report is ready for signing for title deeds.
Signing for the Title Deeds
To prepare, we’ll help you get a tax number, open bank accounts for payment, have your passport translated and notarized, and get photos ready. Within a week, the title deeds office will let us know the deeds are ready for signing. You and the seller will meet at the title deeds office. The translator will explain the process, and upon signing you will be the official owner of a Turkish home.
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