Best 5 cities to buy a property in Turkey 2023

When an investor thinks about buying a property in Turkey, whether it's for personal use, as an investment, or to become a Turkish citizen, a map of Turkish cities pops into his mind. He then starts to think about which cities will help him reach his goal of owning a home in Turkey.

The experts at Property Superiors Turkish Real Estate Consulting have picked out the 5 best cities in Turkey to buy a home. These cities will meet all of the buyer's needs and wants, no matter what his buying goals are. They are:


Buy a property in Istanbul:

People from all over the world, including those in Turkey, want to buy property in Istanbul, which is ranked as the best city in Turkey to do so. In the northwest of Turkey, in the middle of the Marmara Sea to the south and the Black Sea to the north, is Istanbul. Many people know it for the Bosphorus Strait, which separates Asia and Europe.

Advantages of buying a property in Istanbul:

  • The name "city of two continents" comes from the fact that Istanbul is on both the European and Asian continents.
  • It is said that Istanbul is the economic capital of the Turkish Republic.
  • More than 15 million tourists visit Istanbul every year because it is famous all over the world.
  • There are both natural areas and historical sites in Istanbul that people can visit.
  • There are many different types of real estate and investment opportunities in Istanbul's real estate market, including both residential and commercial properties.
  • Due to high demand, Istanbul real estate prices keep going up. These are the highest prices for real estate in Turkey ever, which is good news for investors who want to get into this important market.
  • Rules and services provided by the government for buying a home in Istanbul and Turkey in general.

Istanbul city


Buy a property in Antalya:

Antalya occupies the second Turkish city in terms of real estate attraction and the best areas for housing and investment because it has many advantages that put it in this leading real estate position.

Advantages of buying a property in Antalya:

  • Antalya has become the Turkish tourist capital because it attracts millions of tourists annually.
  • Antalya is located in southern Turkey, within a distinctive location on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea, and is known for its golden sands and natural and heritage tourist attractions.
  • Antalya is home to the beautiful historical city of Kaleiçi, close to the sea beaches.
  • Antalya attracts European tourists in particular, as it is one of the regions with warm winters and temperate summers, away from their extremely cold countries.
  • Antalya is distinguished by the development of its tourism infrastructure thanks to the interest in it.
  • The Turkish city of Antalya offers stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea, forests, tourist attractions and the city.
  • Antalya's real estate sector is thriving with investment opportunities and real estate, including regular apartments, hotels, and luxury villas.
  • The possibility of real estate investment in Antalya through residential, commercial and hotel properties.
  • Government facilities provided, such as granting real estate residency in Türkiye or Turkish citizenship under certain conditions.

Antalya city


Buy a property in Ankara:

The city of Ankara is located in central Turkey and has a strategic location and a main land route for transportation to all Turkish regions.

Advantages of buying a property in Ankara:

  • Ankara is the political capital of Turkey
  • Senior statesmen, including Turkish politicians and economists, as well as Turkish celebrities, athletes, artists and influencers, make Ankara their headquarters to live, live and work.
  • Ankara is known for the quality and development of its infrastructure as the Turkish capital.
  • The Ankara real estate market is characterized by luxurious designs, high construction quality and distinctive finish.
  • Ankara real estate offers spacious spaces, diverse styles and many options.
  • Ankara hosts the embassies of all countries of the world, in addition to governmental and international bodies and organizations
  • The capital, Ankara, includes the buildings of the Presidency of the Turkish Republic, the Prime Minister and the Turkish Parliament.
  • Ankara's climate is moderate in summer and winter and contains large green areas of gardens, hills, plateaus and valleys.
  • Diversity of real estate ownership and investment opportunities in Ankara
  • The investment value of Ankara real estate increases and the demand for it increases
  • Expected investment returns from Ankara real estate range from average, good and excellent.
  • The strength of the construction and contracting market in Ankara and the orientation of major construction companies to it.

Ankara city


Buy a property in Izmir:

Izmir is located in western Turkey near Greece within the Aegean Sea region and has real estate, investment, industrial and commercial characteristics that make it one of the most important and best Turkish cities.

Advantages of buying a property in Izmir:

  • Izmir is very famous and known for its religious tourism because it hosts several mosques and churches, in addition to the house of the Virgin Mary, peace be upon her, where she lived her last days. There is also the historic city of Ephesus.
  • Izmir witnesses the visit of millions of tourists annually, and some of them choose it as a homeland to live and settle.
  • Izmir enjoys a moderate climate, marine atmosphere, and natural tourist attractions.
  • The Turkish city of Izmir is classified among the industrial cities that will contribute to strengthening the Turkish economy.
  • Izmir's real estate market is diverse, including apartments, villas, offices, shops, and lands
  • The possibility of obtaining real estate residency in Turkey when purchasing a property with a value of no less than 200 thousand dollars
  • An opportunity to obtain Turkish citizenship when purchasing a property worth no less than $400,000, provided that it does not sell for 3 years.

izmir city


Buying a property in Bursa:

The city of Bursa has its share in the hearts of the Turks because of its historical, geographical and economic importance and its religious status, as it includes many heritage mosques, in addition to its tourist attractions.

Advantages of buying a property in Bursa:

  • Bursa is very famous thanks to its geographical location and historical importance
  • The Ottomans chose Bursa as the first capital of their state because of its position on the Anatolian map.
  • Bursa includes many natural and historical tourist attractions, such as Mount Uludag, the countryside, Turkish baths, mosques, palaces, castles, towers, and others.
  • Tourism in Bursa is not limited to the summer season, but extends to winter tourism as it includes one of the largest ski centers in Turkey, located on the top of Mount Uludag.
  • Bursa Cable Car is also a beautiful tourist attraction in the city.
  • The tourism factor is linked to the real estate sector in one way or another due to tourists’ constant demand for housing and a place to stay, which revitalizes this vital sector.
  • Bursa's real estate market includes residential and hotel apartments, luxury villas, offices, shops, and more
  • Government facilities, tax reductions and exemptions, and government interest in the Turkish real estate sector.


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