According to the information received from the Izmir Regional Directorate of the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK), the sales of 2020 thousand 3 houses in Izmir in May 96 increased by 2021% in May 6,5 and became 3 thousand 298.
Istanbul had the highest share in house sales with 11 thousand 356 houses and 19,2%. According to the number of sales, Istanbul was followed by Ankara with 5 thousand 653 house sales and 9,6% share, and İzmir with 3 thousand 298 house sales and 5,6% share. The provinces with the lowest number of house sales were Ardahan with 7 houses, Hakkari with 11 houses and Bayburt with 26 houses, respectively.
858 houses were sold for the first time in Izmir
The number of houses sold for the first time in İzmir decreased by 13,9% compared to the same month of the previous year and became 858. The share of the first sale in total housing sales in İzmir was 26,0%.
While Istanbul had the highest share with 3 thousand 153 house sales and 17,3%, Istanbul was followed by Ankara with 156 house sales and İzmir with 858 house sales.
2 thousand 440 houses changed hands in second hand house sales in İzmir
Second hand house sales in İzmir increased by 16,2% compared to the same month of the previous year and became 2 thousand 440. The share of second-hand house sales in total house sales in İzmir was 74,0%.
In second-hand house sales, Istanbul ranked first with 8 thousand 203 houses and a share of 20,0%. The share of second-hand sales in total house sales in Istanbul was 72,2%. Ankara ranked second in second-hand house sales with 4 house sales, followed by Izmir with 497 house sales.
Mortgaged house sales in İzmir amounted to 738
Mortgaged house sales in İzmir decreased by 41,1% compared to the same month of the previous year and amounted to 738. In May, the share of mortgaged house sales in total house sales was 22,4%. First sales accounted for 23,3% of mortgaged sales and second hand sales for 76,7%.
In mortgage sales, Istanbul ranked first with 2 residential sales and a 210% share. While there were no mortgaged house sales in Hakkari and Şırnak provinces, 20,9 mortgaged house was sold in Ardahan.
Buca ranks first in house sales
In the districts with a population of over 150 thousand and a high number of house sales, the highest number of house sales in İzmir was realized in Buca in May 2021. While 378 houses were sold in Buca, Buca was followed by 290 houses. KarşıyakaÇiğli with 277 house sales, Torbalı with 271 house sales, Karabağlar with 226 house sales, Menemen with 200 house sales, Konak with 173 house sales, Bornova with 166 house sales and 144 house sales Bayraklı followed.