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Latest news and updates on Turkish property market. Guides to buying and renting a home in Turkey — investment tips and local content on Istanbul.

Residence Permit and Turkish Visa Information




Let's get started with the types of Turkish residence permits and then get to the part where you easily apply online.

Obtaining a residence permit requires no intermediary firms. Applications are made through the website of the Directorate of General Migration Management and the system supports English, Russian and Arabic languages.

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8 need-to-know tips for buying a property in Istanbul




Buying a home in Istanbul as a foreigner might not be as straightforward as buying in your home country.

Istanbul offers hundreds of thousands of property choices and not all of them are smart to invest in.

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Turkish citizenship by property investment




Property investment of $250.000 now gets you a Turkish citizenship

Being a property owner in Turkey is now within reach of more investors as the Turkish govertment reduces the minimum required amount for property investment down to $250.000 from $750.000 to obtain Turkish citizenship.

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Pro-tips: Finding an Apartment in Istanbul




Searching, finding and settling in.


Just moved to Istanbul and looking for your new home? After tens of Google searches, browsing hundreds of websites and after series of discussions with your Turkish friends - do the options still not clear? You are not alone.

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Neighbourhoods: Where to Live in Istanbul


26 October 2017

In a villa in Beykoz or in a comtemporary flat in Galata?

As the city that bridges two continents with more than 15 million residents, Istanbul is generous enough to offer Istanbulites with the perfect spot to live.

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Usefull Mobile Apps for Istanbul Living


25 May 2017

From transportation to dictionary..

Here is a mix of some handy mobile applications that will make your life in Istanbul a little easier.

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Buyer's Guide to Real Estate



Step-by-step: Buying Property in Istanbul

The Turkish property market is growing day by day. There are thousands of properties for sale in Turkey and hundreds of real estate agents. Each agent will tell you different things and give different advice. We have simplified the whole process in our step by step Buyer's Guide to property.

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