housing sales in Turkey increased by 2020% compared to the same month of the previous year was 124,3 thousand 229 in July 357. In the housing sales, Istanbul had the highest share with 39 house sales and 432%. According to the sales numbers, Istanbul was followed by Ankara with 17,2 thousand 26 house sales and 885% share, and İzmir with 11,7 thousand 15 house sales and 614% share. The provinces with the lowest number of housing sales were Hakkari with 6,8 houses, Ardahan with 19 houses and Şırnak with 30 houses, respectively.
Housing sales numbers, July 2020
House sales, July 2020
Mortgage sales were 2020 thousand 130 in July 721
Across Turkey mortgage sales in July 2020, showing a 900,6% increase compared to the same month of the previous year was 130 thousand 721. The share of mortgage sales in total house sales was 57,0%. In mortgage sales, Istanbul ranked first with 24 thousand house sales and 18,4% share. The province with the least mortgage sales was Hakkari with 7 houses.
98 thousand 636 houses changed hands as a result of other sales types
Other housing sales in Turkey increased by 2020% in July 10,6 compared to the same month of the previous year was 98 thousand 636. In other house sales, Istanbul ranked first with 15 thousand 432 house sales and 15,6% share. Other house sales had a share of 39,1% in total house sales in Istanbul. Ankara ranked second with 8 thousand 961 other housing sales. İzmir followed Ankara with 5 thousand 837 house sales. The province with the least other housing sales was Hakkari with 12 houses.
House sales by sales form, July 2020
In house sales, 67 thousand 937 houses were sold for the first time
The number of housing sold for the first time in Turkey increased by 2020% overall in 74,5 compared to the same month of the previous year was 67 thousand 937 in July. The share of the first sales in total house sales was 29,6%. In the first sales, Istanbul had the highest share with 10 thousand 429 house sales and 15,4%, followed by Ankara with 6 thousand 355 house sales and İzmir with 4 thousand 524 houses.
161 thousand 420 houses changed hands in second hand house sales
Turkey in the second-hand housing sales, showing a 2020% increase compared to the same month of the previous year in July 155,0 was 161 thousand 420. In second-hand house sales, Istanbul ranked first with 29 thousand 3 house sales and 18,0% share. The share of second hand sales in total house sales in Istanbul was 73,6%. Ankara ranked second with 20 thousand 530 houses sold. İzmir followed Ankara with 11 thousand 90 house sales.
House sales by sales status, July 2020
House sales by sales type, July 2019-2020 House sales by sales status, July 2019-2020
House sales increased by 40,5% in the January-July period
854 thousand 126 houses were sold in the January-July period, an increase of 40,5% compared to the same period of the previous year. In the January-July period, mortgaged house sales increased by 313,9% to 397 thousand 95, and in other sales types decreased by 10,8% to 457 thousand 31. In this period, houses sold for the first time increased by 8,4% to 265 thousand 709. Second-hand house sales also increased by 62,1% to 588.
2020 thousand 2 houses were sold to foreigners in July 741
Housing sales to foreigners decreased by 34,6% compared to the same month of the previous year and became 2. In the housing sales to foreigners, Istanbul took the first place in July 741 with the sale of 2020 houses. Istanbul was followed by Antalya with 46 house sales, Ankara with 615 house sales, Mersin with 230 house sales and Yalova with 101 house sales.
Housing sales to foreigners, July 2020
Housing sales to foreigners in the January-July period decreased by 29,6% compared to the same period of the previous year and became 17 thousand 3.
According to the nationalities of the country, the most house sales were made to Iranian citizens
Iranian citizens bought 540 apartments in July from Turkey. Iraq with 388 houses, the Russian Federation with 154 houses, Afghanistan with 149 and Germany with 143 houses followed Iran.
20 countries with the highest number of residential sales by nationality, July 2020
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