Legal Services

I. What Does a Real Estate Attorney Do?

Real Estate Attorney provides advocacy and consultancy services during real estate purchase and sale transactions and in real estate-related disputes under Real Estate Law.

Real estate attorney or residential lawyer; assists clients in registration procedures, court decision, enforcement, inheritance, occupation, mortgage sales for properties registered in title deed such as land, flats, and fields. He/she protects the rights of its clients through the right of property, the right of mortgage, the right of easement. It is necessary to get support from a real estate lawyer who is an expert in the field in matters such as illegal expropriation, unfairness in the lease agreement.

Real estate attorney services are also filing a lawsuit in case of dispute, processing the litigation process and realizing the sale. If there is injustice in the transfer of the title deed, real estate attorneys, who provide bureaucratic support in the title deed cancellation and registration case, can follow the mortgage placement, removal and conversion into money. Residental lease lawyer provides services for the tenant’s eviction, execution, cancellation of the lease agreement, establishment and property acquisition by foreigners and leasing of their rental property Turkey.

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II. Why Do You Need A Real Estate Lawyer in Turkey & Istanbul?

The real estate attorney ensures that the transfer is legal, binding and in the best interests of the client during the purchase and sale. In the case of a real estate dispute, such as a chain of titles or other contractual issues, the attorney resolves the issue. The property law attorney provides the right communication as a bridge between the realtor / real estate agent and the client during the purchase. Prepares purchase and sale contract.

The lawyer must be an expert in real estate contract law. He/she checks whether the house that his client will buy is in accordance with his interests. The lawyer inquires whether there is any problem with the title deed of the house and whether the property has debts. The residental lawyer always protects the interests of his client and makes sure that the person to whom the real estate will be bought or sold is reliable.

Residential property lawyers can provide legal representation for the buyer or seller when any dispute arises. If you want to make sure that your interests are protected and that you are not defrauded, you should work with a lawyer. You should also work with a personal property attorney if you want to ensure that you do not face any problems after buying or selling the house.


III. How to Buy Real Estate in Istanbul Turkey?

Real estate purchase and sale transactions in Istanbul Turkey are made at the land registry offices. Foreigners can buy real estate in Turkey. First of all, you need to find the most suitable real estate for you from the owner or real estate agents. Afterwards, you should work with a lawyer to confirm whether the house has any debts, whether there is any annotation in the name of the house in the deed, and you will not encounter any problems after receiving it. If you do not know Turkish in the deed, you will have an interpreter with you.

An appointment is made from the land registry office. A formal contract is made between the seller and the buyer at the land registry and you buy the house. As soon as the deed is registered on you, you become the owner of the house.

Power of attorney for property registration in Istanbul Turkey; If you issue a special authorized power of attorney to your lawyer for property, your lawyer can buy the house you want for you and register it on you.

Power of attorney to sell property in Istanbul or Turkey; If you issue a special authorized your attorney for selling property in Turkey power of attorney, your lawyer can sell your house to anyone you want. It is possible for your lawyer to make purchase and sale transactions with a special power of attorney.

Documents Required for Buying Property

Land registry offices require some documents for foreigners to purchase real estate in Turkey. These documents are;

1) Identity Declaration Form

2) Currency Purchase Certificate

3) Passport Translation

4) Valuation Form

5) Tax Identification Number.


Real Estate Attorney Service of BAL Law Firm

1. When Buying Real Estate in Turkey

I want to buy real estate / property in Istanbul or Turkey. But I don’t know the procedure. How can I buy real estate / property in Istanbul or Turkey safely?

Real estate investment is a correct investment in almost all countries of the world.

Purchasing real estate in Turkey is among the most preferred investments in recent years, especially for foreigners.

The fact that it has the opportunity to qualify for Turkish citizenship by purchasing real estate in Turkey, as well as being a facilitating factor for residence permit, is among the reasons for the investment to be appreciated.

Most investors and those who want to buy real estate want this job to be done safely. For this reason, we recommend that you seek support from a lawyer when purchasing real estate.

From the selection of the real estate you have decided to buy, we provide legal consultancy services on issues such as whether there are any problems with the title deed registration of the real estate, how the money will be paid, fees and taxes, and the reliability of the seller or real estate agent.

It is obligatory to make real estate sales in the land registry offices in Turkey. However, many foreigners are scammed with the promise of buying thousands of dollars of real estate with “void contracts“.

If you buy real estate with the support of a lawyer, your money and investment will be can safe. – How Can I Buy A Property in Istanbul & Turkey?

Our legal support for Buying Real Estate / Property Istanbul Turkey;

  • Our residential property lawyers inquire about whether the estate in Turkey has debts or not.
  • We make sure that you choose the real estate suitable for your purpose in purchasing the Turkey real estate.
  • If there is a tenant in the real estate you are going to buy, residential lease lawyer provide information about the eviction.
  • Personal property attorney ensure that you take the correct steps for real estate investment,
  • We secure your money and investment,
  • We establish the right communication with the seller and real estate agents / realtor,
  • We provide legal support if you are going to take a bank loan,
  • Estate law attorney prepare the documents you need when purchasing property Turkey,
  • We supervise and prepare the contracts you need to sign when purchasing real estate,
  • We protect you from being scammed.

2. Landlord Tenant Attorney Service

You bought an apartment in Turkey, but there are tenants in it. What should you do if you want the tenant to leave?

However, there is the possibility of an eviction lawsuit for the new owner to evict the tenant.

For this, you must notify the tenant through a notary public within 1 month of the title deed that you have purchased the house. In the notary notice, you must also include the bank account number to which the rental fees will be paid. You should also ask the tenant to evacuate that you need the apartment yourself and within 6 months at the latest.

Finding out who the tenant is, writing the notice in Turkish and following the legal rules can be quite difficult.

In this case, it is recommended that you seek help from BAL Law Firm or a law firm that offers Landlord Tenant Attorney Service.

You rented an apartment. But is the real estate agent or landlord asking you to increase the rent or to evict the flat? What should you do?

However, there is the possibility of an eviction lawsuit for the new owner to evict the tenant.

For this, you must notify the tenant through a notary public within 1 month of the title deed that you have purchased the house. In the notary notice, you must also include the bank account number to which the rental fees will be paid. You should also ask the tenant to evacuate that you need the apartment yourself and within 6 months at the latest.

Finding out who the tenant is, writing the notice in Turkish and following the legal rules can be quite difficult.

In this case, it is recommended that you seek help from BAL Law Firm or a law firm that offers Landlord Tenant Attorney Service.

3. Real Estate Attorney Services BAL Law Firm Provide in the Litigation Process

Bal Law Firm’s expert lawyers serve all service for Real Estate Law; in Title Deed Cases, Remuneration Lawsuits, Expropriation Lawsuits, Rental Lawsuits, Dissolution of Partnership, Lawsuits Filed Due to Disputes Arising From Contracts Related to Real Estate.

You can reach the Litigation & Dispute Resolution services of BAL Law Firm here.

BAL Law Firm is a law firm in İstanbul. We are ready to help you with our expert real estate attorney’s. We defend the client’s rights in court and do our best. To protect a valuable asset such as real estate, you must work with a lawyer.

BAL Law Firm always works for the benefits of its clients. If you want to buy real estate in Turkey or buy İstanbul real estate or if you have a problem about your property, you can contact us. If you are looking for a real estate lawyer to be by your side, we are here.