In February 2019 a total of 78.450 residential units were sold in Turkey. Foreign nationals bought 3.321 of these houses.
Housing sales to foreigners increased by 92.1 percent compared to the same month of the previous year and became 3.321 units. Istanbul ranked first in February 2019 with 1,440 house sales. Istanbul was followed by Antalya with 672 house sales, Ankara with 196 house sales, Bursa with 192 houses and Yalova with 138 houses.
Most housing sales were made to Iraqis
Iraq citizens bought a total of 628 residential units in February in Turkey. Iraq was followed by Iran with 307 houses, Russia with 236 houses, Afghanistan with 166 houses and Kuwait with 150 houses.