It is now possible for foreigners to get a mortgage in Turkey.
Our agents in the following areas are now able to help you arrange a mortgage with local banks.
Kalkan, Calis, Fethiye, Hisaronu Ovacik
Our agents in Altinkum and Izmir are in the process of setting up arrangements with local bank/s.
Please remember that if you intend buying in Turkey using a Turkish mortgage that documentation will be required whilst you are in Turkey.
Please ask us when planning your viewing trip what documentation you will need to bring.
Typical Mortgage Terms for a Turkey Mortgage (these vary from area to area and each bank has their own rates and lending criteria.)
Loan to value Maximum 65% of the appraisal value (not always equal to the sales price)
Debt to income Maximum net salary to spend to installment for total loan position 50%
Valuation of income Only salary income transferred to a bank account, average profit of the last 2 years, pension income
Maximum amount No maximum
Minimum amount € 30.000 euro
Nationalities All countries that have a reciprocal agreement with Turkey.(Based on these agreements foreigners of the following countries are eligible. UK, Germany, Australia, Austria, Belgium, France, Holland, Ireland, Spain, Italy, Canada, Luxemburg, Norway, Greece as well as some African and South American states.)
Maturity 5,10,15 and 20 years
Loan in YTL Yes
Loan in euro Yes
Loan in Dollars Yes
Loan in British pound Yes
Interest types Fixed
Early repayment Possible ( penalty fee may apply)
Property valuation Done by Bank or appointed appraisal by Bank, pre-valuation paid by Bank
Age of application 25 -70 years
Maximum age at end of maturity 70 years
DASK: nature disaster insurance, House insurance; To arrange via Bank,
Life insurance No obligation
Off plan mortgage Yes, with full bank guarantee from constructor for the total loan amount
Monthly installment payments Automatic payment from a Bank account
Validity of the pre offer 4 months