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Becoming a dog owner in Turkey

Becoming a dog owner in Turkey A guide to moving with the family pet As we’ve established in earlier blogs, one of the biggest obstacles which prevents many from becoming a dog owner in Turkey is the impact such a radical change can have on the family pet. It’s not just the logistics of getting…

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The apps you’ll need for that fresh start abroad

The apps you’ll need for that fresh start abroad What should be on your phone Which apps do you think you’ll need for that fresh start abroad? If you decide to move overseas, there are many things in life you would probably expect to change. Your diet’s a good example; perhaps your daily routine too….

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Turkey – a nation of glorious contradictions

Turkey – a nation of glorious contradictions Turkey is a nation of glorious contradictions. If you live in the country for any length of time – even a comparatively short one – we think you’ll quickly agree it’s one of the most enthralling, entertaining, bewildering, hospitable and hostile places to be on the planet –…

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Buying a luxury home in Turkey

Buying a luxury home in Turkey Your questions answered We get asked all sorts of questions by buyers looking for homes in Turkey. Some are about the rules about pets and others about mortgages and residents’ permits. But perhaps the most frequent is about location. Indeed, we’ve tried to cover off some of the options…

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Time To Invest?

Time to invest? With the lira struggling is it time to snap up property in Turkey? Is it time to invest in property in Turkey? There are two ways of looking at the way the nation’s economy is performing at the moment. You can consider it from the perspective of someone who lives and works…

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Property And The Pandemic – Part 2

Property And The Pandemic – Part 2 Where are the safest places to buy? The COVID-19 pandemic has had a huge impact on the way we live our lives and the decisions we make every day – and the property market is no different. Naturally, we’re happy to report it hasn’t dried up; not by…

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Property And The Pandemic – Part 1

Property and the pandemic How COVID-19 has changed our property preferences The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on the way we live our lives – and the property market has been no exception. Trends such as home cinemas, so-called “man sheds” and a sudden new love of pantries were already prevalent before February…

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Beautiful farm house in Kalkan

It’s Time To Sell

It’s Time To Sell If you believe the COVID-19 pandemic means the property market is probably enjoying a bit of a hiatus, you couldn’t be more wrong. It’s certainly true that there was a period of little activity as both buyers and sellers hunkered down to see what would happen next. Completed sales did take…

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Contemporary living in Portugal

Sintra and Cascais for Luxury Living. Fit for a King or Queen.

Sintra and Cascais for Luxury Living. Fit for a King or Queen. Think of any large city and just about all of them have an area not too far away where the well-to-do and wealthy tend to reside. Perhaps the most famous example is Beverly Hills or Hollywood in the hills above Los Angeles. However,…

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Istanbul Skyline

Considering Property In Istanbul? Give Us A Try …

Considering Property In Istanbul? Give Us A Try … There are two words which perhaps sum up Istanbul the best: Huge and diverse. In fact, the city is so much of both it’s impossible to capture everything in a single blog. You would definitely need several – and each examining different themes. History and culture, cuisine…

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