Helmann, Chairman of the Board, Selman Özgün, evaluated the research they prepared on international real estate investment in Antalya.
Stating that Antalya is the preferred city after Istanbul for real estate investment in Turkey, Özgün said the city is also one of the top cities in the country in terms of the number of foreigners who have resided and set up a business.
TOP 10 EUROPEAN COUNTRIES
Selman Özgün said that Antalya is also preferred by international property investors due to its characteristics and said:
“Between 2017 and 2021, 206,768 houses were sold to foreigners nationwide. 20.2% of these were sold in Antalya. In the last 5 years, 41,715 houses were sold in Antalya, while Russians, with 7,978, Iranians with 4,396, Germans with 3,848. The other countries in the top 10 are Kazakhstan, Iraq, Ukraine, Sweden, Norway, England and Denmark. That’s the subject we always focus on… No matter where in the world they come from, we prefer qualified investors.”
Özgün said that in the list, which includes citizens of Azerbaijan, Jordan, the Netherlands and the United States, countries such as Finland, Belarus, Ireland, Canada, France, Israel and Austria are also attracting attention.
“Expatriates also had an effect”
Helmann Yapı, Chairman of the Board, Özgün, said: “Coastal cities have become more attractive for short or long term sessions. years, began to prefer the city.” said.
Noting that the influence of expatriates on the high sales is undeniable, Özgün said that the strong fluctuation of the exchange rate triggered the purchase of houses by the Turks abroad and that the sales prices between 2017 and 2021 were reasonable for the investor.
RUSSIANS PREFER KEMER, GERMANS PREFER ALANYA
Selman Özgün said that there is no official data on which citizens of the country buy houses from where in the city, but as a result of their research they find that Russians generally prefer Kemer and Beldibi.
Özgün said: “While German citizens are investing in Alanya and its surroundings, we find that the British prefer Kaş and Kalkan. Europeans generally buy in the coastal areas. Iranian and Iraqi citizens buy houses in all districts of the city.”
Özgün said that as Helmann they have implemented projects with green and high quality building technology in Antalya and concluded his remarks as follows:
“Our first priority is to ensure that our buildings are environmentally friendly in the projects we implement. We focus on people. Nothing that does not focus on people has no value .we implement, we strive to maintain environmental awareness and set an example for our colleagues.
Making the world a better place starts with people. If you are human-oriented, all stages from architecture to projects, from environmental awareness to sustainable production follow one another. We also see green transformation as a social responsibility. Among the projects we have set up with this awareness, Lavitta, RoyalPort, LaDorra and Carpediem, whose sales are continuing, are attracting great attention from domestic and foreign investors.”