Number of housing sold increased from 701,621 objects in 2012 to 1,157,190 in 2013 objects , while foreigners have bought 12,181 housing units . Almost 40% of them were purchased using a mortgage loan.
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" 2013 was the fantastic due to the high demand for housing on the part of the Turkish buyers from the Middle East " - says Julian Walker , director of Spot Blue International Property. "Turkey is close to the Middle East , not only geographically , but also culturally. This encourages investors to buy property in this country, " - he adds.
Prices for new homes in Turkey increased by 13.55% in January 2014 compared to the same month last year , surpassing the growth of the rest of Europe . This is evidenced by the report New House Price index of companies Reidin-GYODER.
"It is expected that a growing sector of yacht tourism in Turkey lead to a surge of interest in the resort real estate in the country in 2014 due to the large number of marinas world class " - says Walker .
Expert also notes that in 2014, a property in Turkey will cost less to foreigners through depreciation of the Turkish lira against the dollar and euro.