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Antalya Homes: Getting Turkish Citizenship Became Easier

Press Trust of India  |  ISTANBUL 

/ -- has lowered the minimum amount of capital investment required to obtain Turkish from $2 million to $500,000 while the lower limit for granting to foreigners that buy was also decreased from $1 million to $250,000. It has been a month since the amendment has been passed, and according to data gathered by Homes, the leading international agency in Turkey, residence sales to foreigners increased a record-breaking 151.1% year-on-year since last September. In Turkey, which allows dual citizenship, the residences sold to foreigners in the first nine months of 2018 was purchased by citizens of Middle Eastern countries, Russia, Germany, UK and

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Foreigners that intend to buy property in Turkey, which offers visa-free entry to citizens of 102 countries, prefer mostly Istanbul, Antalya, Bursa, Yalova, and Homes, which has helped thousands of people from 74 different nationalities buy homes in since 2004, offers foreign nationals full support through the entire purchasing process with its Homes, Homes, and Homes brands. If requested, the company also assists the buyers in executing purchasing transactions through power of and carries out all procedures.

Bayram Teke, of Homes explained that the Asian countries are significant for property sales. He answered the most frequently asked questions with his 15 years of experience in the sector: "does not require purchasing one single residence or land for citizenship but allows buying multiple properties amounting to at least $250,000 in total. The property deeds bear an annotation that they cannot be sold for three years, while the owners, their spouses and minor children can finalize citizenship procedures in approximately 12 months. We at communicate our recommendations to the authorities about facilitating citizenship procedures. Asian countries are especially important to us. For all your questions about obtaining Turkish citizenship, please visit the website of at https://

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First Published: Wed, December 05 2018. 09:55 IST