Turkey.. Home sales increased by 17.3 percent last February


The Turkish Statistics Authority revealed on Thursday that housing sales in Turkey during last February increased by 17.3 percent compared to the same month last year, reaching a total of 93,902 properties.

This came according to data from the Turkish Statistics Authority, which revealed housing sales statistics for February.

According to the figures, housing sales amounted to 174,210 homes in the period last January and February, a decrease of 2 percent compared to the same period of the previous year.

During the past month, Istanbul achieved the highest share of housing sales, with sales reaching 16,344 homes, or 17.4 percent.

It was followed by Ankara, with sales of 8,300 homes, at a rate of 8.8 percent, and then Izmir, with sales of 5,168 homes, at a rate of 5.5 percent.