Traditionally Europeans have bought property mainly in European- Mediterranean countries such as Spain,France,Italy and Cyprus as well as famous US destinations like Florida.However ,these places have recently become extremely expensive and saturated.Nowadays , people have been seeking other alternative overseas destinations.
If you , prefer buying a property at a very reasonable price which you can use yourself for regular holidays and that you can also rent out to get some income in a country where the summer is nice and long ,stretching from March to November ,then Turkey is the most appropriate destination for you.
Turkey ,where the two continents – Europe and Asia- meet ,is a wonderful country which is surrounded by Agean,Black,Mediterranean and Marmara seas has a very nice coastal locations,whose land had been the cradle of the oldest civilisations and religions.
Furthermore,life is easy and Turkey is one of the three OECD countries with the cheapest prices.
People in Turkey are warm and hospitable to all foreigners.You can find very wide range or delicious food.The sun , lovely nature,nice beaches,exciting outdoor and entertainment activities,winter sports (in inner parts in winter time),skiing ,water,mountain sports,big modern shopping malls, and lots of sightseeing and historical places are all appealing features of Turkey.
According to the Constitution, the characteristics of the Republic of Turkey are defined as democratic,secular and social state governed by the rule of law ;bearing in mind the concepts of public peace,national solidarity and justice; respecting human rights;loyal to the nationalism of Ataturk.That’s why the State is fair for all residents regardless of their religion, social background ,ethnicity,gender,and culture.
In year 2008 , more than 17 million tourists visited Turkey.This figure is expected to double within a few years .Moreover,future projects such as creation of much more congress, golf,health tourism centers,holding international sport events such as Formula 1 races in Turkey and the ‘accession to EU’ process are potential factors which will contribute well to property market in Turkey.
As a result , the interest of foreigners in buying a property in Turkey has been growing.They buy real estate for either investment or residential purposes.There are quiet ,healthy,secure places for all ages to live in Turkey. Whereas there very good job opportunities for qualified people who would like to work or to establish their own enterprise.Lastly, for Investors or foreigners who decided to settle down , are always more than welcome for Turkish people in Turkey.
Please visit Turkish Real Estate Industry Report of 2010 : Real Estate Industry