The municipality of Alanya district in the southwestern state of Antalya announced that the number of properties purchased by foreigners exceeded 40,000 by the end of May.
This was stated by Adam Murad Yogal, during an interview with the Turkish newspaper “Sabah”.
Yogal said they expected the number to rise further during the summer season.
The state of Antalya, the tourist capital of Turkey, is very popular by domestic and foreign visitors, where during the tourist seasons the number of visitors to the stateinreased to two and a half million.
In the first five months of this year, Antalya has received more than 3 million tourists from 150 countries.
Antalya has maintained its first international position in the number of Blue Raya beaches, with 202 out of 463 beaches in Turkey, according to the 2019 Blue Rocks International Association.