Luxury Property Turkey’s Easy Guide to Obtaining Turkish Citizenship

Luxury Property Turkey’s Easy Guide to Obtaining Turkish Citizenship

Darren Edwards summarized the process and criteria of obtaining Turkish citizenship with a property investment of $250,000. 1. Invest in real estate worth a minimum of $250,000 in one or more properties.  The scheme is only applicable to properties purchased since the 18th of September 2018. 2. The investment should be for a ready title […]

Spain’s Iberostar Group Comes to Yalikavak, Turkey

Spain’s Iberostar Group Comes to Yalikavak, Turkey

Sabina Fluxa, daughter of hotel mogul Iberostar Group, Miguel Fluxa Rossello, has purchased a property in the vicinity of Yalikavak for 3,150 million USD. According to Takvim newspaper, the home is on a 4,000 square meter property, and is expected to be the first step in a planned 400 million  USD investment in a luxury  resort […]

Turkey Seriously Seduces the Benefits of Citizenship

Turkey Seriously Seduces the Benefits of Citizenship

On 18 September, 2018, Turkish President Tayip Erdogan announced significant changes to the process of foreigners who are eligible for Turkish citizenship.  The revised requirements mean that obtaining citizenship in Turkey will be far more relaxed for qualified foreigners.  The full declaration was published in Turkey’s Official Gazette on September 19, 2018. Luxury Property Turkey […]

Property sales and Rentals to be set in Turkish Lira, but non-residents and Turkish Nationals living abroad are exempt!

Property sales and Rentals to be set in Turkish Lira, but non-residents and Turkish Nationals living abroad are exempt!

Darren Edwards founder of Luxury Property Turkey, comments regarding the current ruling by the Government of Turkey that  property sales and rental agreements must be in Turkish Lira,it’s important to note that the official gazette has announced that non-residents and Turkish nationals residing outside of Turkey  are exempt from this law! This continues the government approach of being pro […]

Part 4 – Darren Edwards Shares Inside Investment Advice

Part 4 – Darren Edwards Shares Inside Investment Advice

Darren’s staff caught up with him outside of his Yalikavak real estate office on the way to a juicy lamb kebab to follow up on his opinions of the latest investment opportunities in Turkey. Darren – as wanna-be real estate speculators who work for you, we want to know as a long term estate agent […]

Here is How to Take Advantage of the TL Decline

Here is How to Take Advantage of the TL Decline

Luxury Property Turkey has received a flurry of enquiries this week regarding the decline of the Turkish lira in mid-August, 2018,  and LPT Founder Darren Edwards explores the reasons behind the fall, and how such currency fluctuations can serve as excellent investment opportunities, especially for contrarians. The lira took its biggest hit last Friday, 10 […]

The Best Turkish Restaurants Outside of Turkey

The Best Turkish Restaurants Outside of Turkey

Many Luxury Property Turkey clients invest in Turkey for long term returns and do not use their property as a primary residence, yet love the geography, weather, land and shopping opportunities available on the Aegean and Mediterranean coastline. Did we mention Turkish food?   Few international restaurants can capture the beautiful, deep, fresh flavors of […]

Turkish Coffee with Darren Edwards – Part 3

Turkish Coffee with Darren Edwards – Part 3

What is your most unusual new request for the 2018 real estate market compared to past years?  While more a trend than a request, we are receiving many more buyers from the Middle and Near East.  These investors are used to a very high standard of service.  In response, Luxury Property Turkey has increased our […]

Bodrum’s New Role – Luxury Wedding Venue

Bodrum’s New Role – Luxury Wedding Venue

The recent 4 day, multi-million dollar between Rahil Gupta and Harshita Agarwal is another example of how the well-to-do continue to convene on the Bodrum Peninsula for high-end  events. The colorful wedding included the private rental of a Turkish Airlines A330 Airbus for 250 guests, as well as booking an entire 5 star venue exclusively […]

More Turkish Coffee with Darren Edwards – 2 of 3 – What are the trends?

More Turkish Coffee with Darren Edwards – 2 of 3 – What are the trends?

Today we're in a traditional Turkish coffee house sipping away at a strong brew.  Darren's caffeinated and ready for questions Are investors gravitating towards Bodrum’s traditional stone house designs or a more modern (Philip Stark) look? The modern look is certainly very much in vogue.  Today's demand is smart technology single story villas with very [...]