In April 2019, 96 071 houses were sold in Turkey
In Turkey, house sales decreased by 6.8% in April 2019 compared to the same month of the previous year and hence, became 96 071. For the house sales of April 2019, İstanbul had the highest share of house sales with 17.8% and 17 148 sold house. The followers of İstanbul were Ankara with 8 876 house sales and İzmir 5 676 house sales with the share of 9.2% and 5.9% respectively. The least house sold provinces were Hakkari with 6 house sales, Ardahan with 16 house sales, Bayburt with 34 house sales. Number of house sales, 2018-2019
In April 2019, 22 461 ownership of the houses changed by mortgage sales
The mortgaged house sales throughout Turkey became 22 461 by decreasing 19.5% compared to the same month of the previous year. House sales with mortgage had a 23.4% share of all house sales in Turkey. Most of house sales with mortgage was in İstanbul with 3 707 sales. İstanbul was the first province in Turkey ranking that has most house sales with mortgage share with 16.5%. Mortgaged house sales had the highest share in Artvin with 39.7% of all house sales.Ownership of 73 610 houses changed by other sales
Other house sales in Turkey became 73 610 by decreasing 2.1% compared to the same month of the previous year. In the other sales, İstanbul was the first province with 13 441 sales and 18.3% share. Other house sales had 78.4% share of all house sales in İstanbul. Ankara was the second province with 6 258 sales. Ankara was followed by İzmir with 4 175 sales. The least other house sales was realized in Hakkari with 6 house sales.House sales by type of sales, April 2019 House sales by state of sales, April 2019
In house sales, 37 784 of houses were sold for the first time
First house sales in Turkey became 37 784 by decreasing 20.5% compared to the same month of the previous year. First house sales had 39.3% share of all house sales in Turkey. The most first house sales was in İstanbul with 7 057 sales. İstanbul was the first province in Turkey ranking that had most first house sales share with 18.7%. The followers of İstanbul were Ankara with 2 789 house sales and İzmir with 2_186 house sales.Ownership of 58 287 houses changed by second hand sales
Second hand house sales in Turkey became 58 287 by increasing 4.9% compared to the same month of the previous year. In the second hand sales, İstanbul was the first province again with 10 091 sales and 17.3% share. Share of the second hand sales was 58.8% in İstanbul in total house sales. Ankara was the second province with 6 087 sales and Ankara was followed by İzmir with 3 490 sales.In April 2019, 3 720 houses were sold to foreigners
In house sales to foreigners became 3 720 by increasing 82.1% compared to the same month of the previous year. İstanbul was the first province with 1 839 sales in April 2019. The followers of İstanbul were Antalya with 676 house sales, Ankara with 210 house sales, Bursa with 201 house sales and Yalova with 142 house sales.Most house sales were made to Iraq citizens according to country nationalities
Iraq citizens bought 533 houses from Turkey in April. The followers of Iraq were Saudi Arabia with 395 house sales, Iran with 332 house sales, Kuwait and Russia with 202 house sales.
The next release on this subject will be on June 17, 2019.