How much does it cost to buy a property in Turkey? How much does it cost to maintain a property in Turkey? How can you finance the property? What about employment, claiming your pension in Turkey, or finding other sources of income? And what is the biggest financial mistake that Turkish property buyers make? Find answers here…
Taxes and costs due as a resident expat or second homeowner in Turkey
When moving to Turkey or buying property in Turkey there are a number
of costs and taxes that you will encounter along the way. Today Andy
Probert of the Turkey Buying Guide outlines the costs associated with
a Turkish property purchase...
Staying in Turkey or, indeed, having a second home here can be as
stress-free as you want, so long as you do the research on the expenses and
costs that come with maintaining that lifestyle. Owning your More...
Banking and finance in Turkey
Sorting out your banking and finances will be one of the primary
things to take care of when you buy property or make the move to Turkey.
Today Andy Probert of the Turkey Buying Guide provides
some need-to-know information about banking in Turkey...
Over the last 12 months, Turkey’s banking sector has matured
considerably and is now a favoured haven for foreign direct investment and
more importantly a stable and productive savings More...
Sorting your financial affairs before leaving the UK
There is a lot to clear up before you make the move abroad ranging
from sorting out your taxes and personal finance to establishing yourself a
good retirement plan and working out that ways to get the most out of your
pension. Today Andy Probert of the Turkey Buying Guide takes a look at the
financial matters which need to be taken care of when moving abroad.
Tackling finances is often seen as an unwanted chore that comes
hand-in-hand with the routine of More...
Banking in Turkey
When faced with a move to another country which is so culturally, socially
and economically different to the one you have experienced most of your
adult life, it is somewhat re-assuring to hang on to some elements. Banking
seems to be one of them.
Here in Turkey, the banking system is effectively the same as the European
set up. One marked difference is that savings rates in Turkey hang around
the 10 per cent mark, making it a real no brainer that it’s a good
idea to put More...
Don`t lose money when sending funds to Turkey!
There are two topics of discussion which British expats in Turkey
inevitably always get around to discussing at some stage, whether they are
in the office, the bar or at the beach. What are they? The weather and of
While Brits could win a gold medal for discussing the former:
“It’s too hot/ too cold/ it’s raining in the UK so be
happy etc, etc”, the topic of money is one where they will compare
and contrast their own bank savings rates or More...