Who can Buy Property in Turkey? Can i Buy Property in Turkey

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Who can buy real estate in Turkey? Can I buy real estate in Turkey?

This article is written to help foreign nationals who want to buy Property in Turkey

Which country can buy Property, which country can buy with limited rights and which country cannot buy Property in Turkey.

Turkey had a new regulation in 2012, according to the new article about foreign buyers, most nationalites can buy Property in Turkey. Buying residential and commercial Property process is easy and quick in Turkey. For more information please read our buying guide in Turkey

Who can buy Property in Turkey

After the new regulation in 2012 over 180 nationalies can buy Property in Turkey with no restrictions. This countries are below

* Germany

* United States of America

* Argentina

* Albania

* Belgium

* Belize

* Benin

* Bosnia and Herzegovina

* Brazil

* Bulgaria

* Burkina Faso

* Burundi

* Chad

* Dominican Republic

* Estonia

* Morocco

* Ivory Coast

* Finland

* France

* Gabon

* Gambia

* Guinea

* South Africa Republic

* South Korea

* Georgia

* Croatia

* Netherlands

* England

* Ireland

* Spain

* Sweden

* Switzerland

* Italy

* Canada

* Kenya


* Colombia

* Kosovo

* Libya

* Lebanon

* Luxembourg

* Financial

* Moldova

* Monaco

* Namibia

* Niger

* Norway

* Poland

* Portugal

* Peru

* Romania

* Serbia

* Slovakia

Who cannot buy Property in Turkey

Syria, Armenia, North Korea and Cuba citizenship can’t buy Property in Turkey

Can I Buy Land in Turkey

If a real person buy a land or field in turkey, they have to submit to the Project to be developed within two years. That mean If a real person buy a land they must have a building Project on this land.

Legal restrictions on buying Property  by foreigners

a) A real person of foreign nationatality may purchase maximum of 30 hectares of real estate

b) when a real foreign people request to buy land, the request should be exculuding left out of the military prohibition and security zones

c) Total area of the property that may be acquired by real persons of foreigner can be maximum 10%, where private property is allowed, in a district.

d) Property located in millitary forbidden and security zone can not be purchased

e) the real estate cannnot be purchased that where acquisition by foreign natural persons is forbidden.

f) Legal restrictions shall not be applied in the real estate pledge facility in favor of real persons and  companies established in foreign countries in accordance with their own legislation.

Countries that can buy real estate with restrictions




East Timor


A few nationalities like Iraqis, Iranians, and Palestinian need to get permission from the interior ministry, while they need to buy agriculture land.

Russian ve Ukrain cannot buy Property along the black sea

Greak nationatlies cannot buy Property along some regionn of Eagean

Latvia cannot buy agriculture and land

We hope this is a helpfull information for you. For exact information please contact us.

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