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House sales in Turkey increased by 14.9 percent in October 2021 compared to the same month of the previous year 2020, and amounted to 137,401.

According to the Statistics Agency of Turkey (TUIK), housing sales statistics for October 2021, the most important development this month was again in housing sales to foreigners. Housing sales to foreigners in Turkey increased by 12.1 percent in October compared to the same month last year to 5,893. This level was also one of the highest monthly sales to foreigners to date. The share of housing sales to foreigners in total housing sales increased to 4.3 percent. This rate was previously at 3.9 percent.

President of the Association of Builders (INDER), recalled that in January – October 2021, housing sales in Turkey to foreigners increased by 38 percent compared to the same period last year to 43,372, “We are one step closer to the peak of 45,483 units in 2019, when the most house sales to foreigners were made on an annual basis. I think that we will reach a new record high in total sales to foreigners in November 2021. We anticipate that we will close the end of the year at a new peak with sales of about 55 thousand units,” was said.


In October, Iranian citizens purchased 1265 housing units from Turkey. Iranian citizens were followed by Iraqi citizens with 926 housing units, and citizens of the Russian Federation with 543 housing units, respectively. Then, citizens of Germany, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Afghanistan, Great Britain, Egypt and Ukraine, respectively, were among the top  countries.


House sales in January-October amounted to 1 million 86 thousand 539, which is a decrease of 15.2 percent compared to the same period a year ago. In the 10-month period of the year, 1 million housing units were sold. Sales of bank-lent (mortgaged) houses increased by 9.7 percent in October compared to the same month of the previous year and amounted to 28,49. Other house sales increased by 16.3 percent compared to the same month of the previous year and amounted to 109,352.


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President of Organ Transplant Center at MedicalPark Hospital Antalya

Turkey's world-renowned organ transplant specialist. Dr. Demirbaş has 104 international publications and 102 national publications.

Physician's Resume:

Born on August 7, 1963 in Çorum, Prof. Dr. Alper Demirbaş has been continuing his work as the President of MedicalPark Antalya Hospital Organ Transplantation Center since 2008.

Prof. who performed the first tissue incompatible kidney transplant in Turkey, the first blood type incompatible kidney transplant, the first kidney-pancreas transplant program and the first cadaveric donor and live donor liver transplant in Antalya. Dr. As of August 2016, Alper Demirbaş has performed 4900 kidney transplants, 500 liver transplants and 95 pancreas transplants.

In addition to being the chairman of 6 national congresses, he has also been an invited speaker at 12 international and 65 national scientific congresses. Dr. Alper Demirbaş was married and the father of 1 girl and 1 boy.


Eczacibasi Medical Award of 2002, Akdeniz University Service Award of 2005, Izder Medical Man of the Year Award of 2006, BÖHAK Medical Man of the Year Award of 2007, Sabah Mediterranean Newspaper Scientist of the Year Award of 2007, ANTIKAD Scientist of the Year Award of 2009, Social Ethics Association Award of 2010, Işık University Medical Man of the Year Award of 2015, VTV Antalya's Brand Value Award of 2015.


Doctor of Medicine Degree Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Ankara, General Surgeon Ministry of Health Turkey EKFMG (0-477-343-8), University of Miami School of Medicine Member of Multiple Organ Transplant, ASTS Multiorgan Transplant Scholarship. Lecturer at Kyoto University. Lecturer at University of Essen, Research assistant at the University of Cambridge .

Professional Members:

American Society of Transplant Surgeons, American Transplantation Society Nominated, Middle East and Southern Africa Council Transplantation Society 2007, International Liver Transplantation Association, Turkish Transplantation Association, Turkish Society of Surgery, Turkish Hepatobiliary Surgery Association.


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