In the first five months (January-May) of 2019, Trabzon ranked ninth among foreigners’ housing preferences and became the only city in which the sale of housing to foreigners fell among the top 10 cities in Turkey
According to data of Turkey Statistical Institute (TUIK) home sales to foreigners held %76.95 increase and rose to 17.263 units in the first 5 months of 2019.
Among the first 10 provinces preferred by foreigners for housing purchase, house sales in 9 cities increased significantly compared to last year and only in Trabzon house sales decreased. In the first 5 months between January and May of 2018, 497 houses were sold to foreigners in Trabzon, while foreign sales fell by %58.28 to 314 houses in the first five months of 2019.
Trabzon, which closed the year seventh with 1.344 units in housing sales to foreigners throughout the last year, ranks ninth in the first five months of this year.