Helping You Build a Life Overseas

Getting Started

Within this section of the website you’ll find information that will help to get started.  Find out why buying a Turkish property is a good idea.  Learn tips on how to plan, what actions to take and how to take them.  In addition to reading the articles in this area please make sure to visit all the other property journey steps including: Turkish financials, Turkish properties, Turkish legalities, moving to Turkey and settling in to Turkey.  Each section has valuable information and it’s a good idea to get an overview even if you’re not planning on a purchase anytime soon.

 


Tips for living on a Turkish fault line

ColorMaker / Shutterstock.com   Tremors are everyday occurrences in an earthquake zone like the Aegean, but being prepared and insured will help you sleep a lot better  More...


New rental rules shake up Turkish property

      The Turkish government has introduced new rental rules that all overseas property owners will have to adhere to if they want to cash in on their pad. Here we answer your questions.     Here in Turkey, the landscape on  More...


Accessing health services in Turkey

  With vastly improved facilities and services the Turkish healthcare system is one you can rely on for all your medical needs. So how do expats go about accessing it?    As Turkey’s economy has strengthened considerably in recent years and its status as a global political power has grown, so too has  More...


How to gain a Turkish residence permit

  If you want to live in Turkey, then you'll need to apply for a residence permit. It’s painful the first time, but you soon get used to it and it’s well worth it for the lifestyle, honestly!    Part and parcel of living in Turkey as an expat is to apply for a residence permit. Under the present  More...


Turkey's property market turns the corner

  Head to Turkey to take advantage of a resurgent property market, where prices are on the up and foreign investors are spoilt for choice.   Turkey's property market appears to be on the rise again after a torrid 12 months. Latest economic indicators and various statistics  More...