Analytical Frame: House sales statististics published in the province centers and center subsidies in the detail of provinces in quarterly period for 2008-2012. From 2013, house sales statistics have been produced for all settlement areas.
Coverage: For 2008-2012, house sales in the province centers and center subsidies were covered. From 2013, all settlement areas were included in Turkey. The conditions for the realization of selling are the existence of house owners and a monetary exchange.
House Sales with Mortgage: Mortgaged sales are demonstrating the same house as collateral to loan guarantee for houses purchased by borrowing.
Other Sale: Including all house sales except mortgaged sales.
First Sale: First sale is the first time sale of a house that was bought by flat received for landownership agreement made between buyers and firms or persons that build residential.
Second Hand Sale: Second hand sale means that a house sold by an owner that has bought the house by first sale, to another person.
House Sales to Foreigners: Covers the sales to the people that are defined as foreigner, non-Turkish originated and not subjected to law number 4112 in the database of General Directorate of Land Registry and Cadastre, “Turkey’s National Geographic Information System” (TUCBS), people that.
Sales in Detail of Genders:
Joint Ownership: Indicates that a house is bought jointly by one or more than one woman and man.
Other: Refers to the house sales (corporate and foreign) other than those done by women and men individually or jointly.
Geographical Coverage: All province centers and center districts in Turkey for 2008-2012. From 2013, all settlement areas in Turkey have been covered.
Population Coverage: All of the houses which are exchanged in the province centers and center districts of the country regardless of the nationality of buyers for 2008-2012. From 2013, all of the houses which are exchanged in all settlement areas regardless of the nationality of buyers have been covered.
Time Coverage: House sales statistics published in the province centers and center districts in the detail of provinces in quarterly period for 2008-2012. From 2013, house sales statistics have been produced for all provinces. From 2014, house sales statistics have been produced for all provinces on monthly basis. From 2015, statistics for sales in detail of genders have been produced on yearly basis. House sales data in the detail of selected districts have been published in database since 2015. Districts with population over 150 000 and high number of house sales (more than %0.5 share in the total sale) are covered. Central district of Şanlıurfa were not published in the database, due to the reason that districts connected to metropolitan municipality could not be decomposed in the TUCBS.House sales numbers to foreigners data covered the first 10 city have been published since 2014.
House sales numbers to foreigners by nationalities data covered the first 20 nationalities also have been published since 2015. House sales numbers to foreigners by nationalities are higher than the total house sales to foreigners because different nationalities may buy the same houses.
In Turkey, houses intended for sale in the details of the house acquisition reasons. As the house acquisition reasons, transactions regarding;1. Selling2. House sales with mortgage3. Assignment of counterpart by apartment4. Selling of added stock to the main real estate in the ownership by apartments / sharing access by apartments5. Selling with court rule6. Assignment by stock through selling7. Tenure of wards’ properties8.Selling of simple ownership and third party beneficial occupancy turnover9. Selling of simple ownership while keeping usufruct10. Selling to the participatory in joint and stock real estate
are included. All of the sales from person to establishment, from establishment to person, from person to person and from establishment to establishment are included if there are any monetary transaction realized. From the August of 2009, house sales with mortgage have been covered.
Data Sources: The database of General Directorate of Land Registry and Cadastre (GDLRC), Turkey’s National Geographic Information System (TUCBS), is used as the data source.
News bulletin of house selling numbers is published by provinces in every month.