In October, housing sales were up by %15.1 compared to the previous month and by %146 compared to the same month of the previous year.
Property sales in Turkey increased significantly in October
According to the housing sales statistics, in October 2018, the sales of new and second-hand houses totaled 146 thousand 536 units, an increase of 15.1 percent compared to September 2018 and 19.2 percent compared to October 2017.
New home sales exceeded second-hand home sales in October
In October, the number of sales in the new houses increased by 31.3 percent compared to the same period of the previous year and amounted to 74.815, while the number of second hand houses increased by 8.9 percent to 71.721.
Istanbul was the city with the highest number of housing sales with 18.5 percent share and 27 thousand 156 units in October.