#3. ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE TITLE DEED (TAPU)
According to the Turkish legislation, the TITLE DEED (called TAPU in Turkish) issued by the Land and Cadaster Office and entered into the LAND REGISTRY AND CADASTRE INFORMATION SYSTEM is the ONLY official document guaranteeing your Property Rights after the transfer of rights in the TAPU Office. Only after the TAPU with your name in it is obtained you are recognized as the full owner of the Turkish real estate.
#1. How to make sure you are dealing with an official, professional and certified Real Estate Office in Turkey.
Not so long ago the real estate market in Turkey was not regulated and restaurant waiters, hotel receptionists, taxi drivers, sales staff in the street acted like real estate agents. Unfortunately, it resulted in the lack of professionalism and safety and a lot of confusion for many foreign buyers. According to new real estate law in Turkey (published in June 2018),...