In September 2018, 127 327 houses were sold in Turkey
In Turkey, house sales decreased by 9.2% in September 2018 compared to the same month of the previous year and hence, became 127 327. For the house sales of September 2018, İstanbul had the highest share of house sales with 15.9% and 20 216 sold house. The followers of İstanbul were Ankara with 11 368 house sales and İzmir 6 207 house sales with the share of 8.9% and 4.9% respectively. The least house sold provinces were Hakkari with 13 house sales, Ardahan with 15 house sales and Bayburt with 71 house sales.
Number of house sales, 2017-2018
In September 2018, 11 330 ownership of the houses changed by mortgage sales
The mortgaged house sales throughout Turkey became 11 330 by decreasing 72% compared to the same month of the previous year. House sales with mortgage had a 8.9% share of all house sales in Turkey. Most of house sales with mortgage was in İstanbul with 1 863 sales. İstanbul was the first province in Turkey ranking that has most house sales with mortgage share with 16.4%. Mortgaged house sales had the highest share in Artvin with 18.1% of all house sales.
Ownership of 115 997 houses changed by other sales
Other house sales in Turkey became 115 997 by increasing 16.3% compared to the same month of the previous year. In the other sales, İstanbul was the first province with 18 353 sales and 15.8% share. Other house sales had 90.8% share of all house sales in İstanbul. Ankara was the second province with 10 231 sales. Ankara was followed by İzmir with 5 516 sales. The least other house sales was realized in Hakkari with 13 house sales.
House sales by type of sales, September 2018 House sales by state of sales, September 2018
In house sales, 60 219 of houses were sold for the first time
First house sales in Turkey became 60 219 by decreasing 14% compared to the same month of the previous year. First house sales had 47.3% share of all house sales in Turkey. The most first house sales was in İstanbul with 9 501 sales. İstanbul was the first province in Turkey ranking that had most first house sales share with 15.8%. The followers of İstanbul were Ankara with 4 150 house sales and İzmir with 2 786 house sales.
Ownership of 67 108 houses changed by second hand sales
Second hand house sales in Turkey became 67 108 by decreasing 4.5% compared to the same month of the previous year. In the second hand sales, İstanbul was the first province again with 10_
715 sales and 16% share. Share of the second hand sales was 53% in İstanbul in total house sales. Ankara was the second province with 7 218 sales and Ankara was followed by Antalya with 3_
In September 2018, 5 615 houses were sold to foreigners
In house sales to foreigners became 5 615 by increasing 151.1% compared to the same month of the previous year. İstanbul was the first province with 1 799 sales in September 2018. The followers of İstanbul were Antalya with 1 038 house sales, Bursa with 424 house sales, Ankara with 386 house sales and Yalova with 333 house sales.
Most house sales were made to Iraq citizens according to country nationalities
Iraqi citizens bought 1 351 houses from Turkey in September. The followers of Iraq were Iran with 538 house sales, Kuwait with 360 house sales, Saudi Arabia with 312 house sales and Germany with 299 house sales.
The next release on this subject will be on November 21, 2018.