Property Purchasing in Turkey
Viewing Tour Organization
When you decide to buy a property in Turkey, we highly recommend you to come and see the properties at its place. Antalya Homes organizes you free of charge airport transfers and property viewing tours. Please see our inspection tour page for detailed information about hotel and flight reservation.
If you like a property on our viewing trips and decide to purchase the property, we prepare you a sales contract. Our sales contract includes the buyer, seller and property information as well as the agreed conditions. Antalya Homes performs "a due dilligence report" on the property.
We guarantee you to purchase the property;
- from the actual seller
- exact property which is shown to you
- without any debt
- under the agreed conditions
When signing a sales contract, the buyer pays 3.000 Euro as downpayment to the seller. Within 2 weeks time, you send the agreed amount which is written on the contract.
You might need to open a bank account in Turkey. Any person can open a bank account in Turkey. You only need an address document from your country. An utility bill (electricity, water, internet, broadcasting bills, etc.) where your name and your house address written on the bill is obligatory.
Tapu (Title Deed ) Process
You need some documents to apply for tapu in Turkey. You only need to bring your passport or valid ID card. Antalya Homes helps you prepare these documents within 2-3 hours time;
- Passport translation at Notary Public
- If needed, Power of Attorney
- 2 fotos
- Tax number registry
Tapu Signature and Happy End
After recieving these documents, seller applies for Tapu transfer on your name at Tapu and Land Registry Office. According to "Turkish Property Law", foreigners must get a permission from the Military Headquarters, if the property is "not" close to the military zones. Antalya Homes has no listing close to military zones and has never been declined from the Military Headquarters. This permission process takes approximately 2 months.
When the permission comes, the seller and the buyers sign conveyance act at Tapu and Land Registry Office. The same day before signature, tapu taxes are paid. All payment of the property should paid, just before signature. According to property law, the seller has to declare "I have been all paid".
According to our customers, Antalya Homes has valuable after sales services , which is very helpfull to begin to live in your house.