Lawyer and Solicitor Supports
English Speaking Lawyers in Turkey
If you purchase a property in Turkey, StoneTree Inc has its own property sales agreement which is prepared by company lawyers. We act as a referee between the seller and buyer on each sale, we only want to finish the deal professionally.
We prepare a customized agreement for each sale which was the titles are decided by our lawyers. When we add a property, we check the reputation of the company. We guarantee you that you buy property directly from the owner himself / herself. As we make thousands of agreements yearly with "Zero Failure" success, we are confident.
We respect if you say "Trust is good, but control is better." We have a list of an independent lawyer speaking different languages as well as English where you may select your lawyer.
What Lawyers Do?
There are common checks of the property for a secure purchase what solicitors and lawyers do.
1. Legal Research of the Property
Property buying may vary from a country to another country. There are not the same rules and standards in every country. As you are not purchasing frequently property in Turkey, we advise you to purchase by a trusted estate agency which has several offices and long years of experience like StoneTree.
A most important part of buying a real estate is to contact correct party and understanding that seller is selling correct property which he is showing you. Lawyers may guarantee these issues and your money with a Due Diligence Report.
a) When you decide to purchase an estate solicitor makes the initial checks in the Title Deed registration office to cover if there is;
~ Mortgage debt
~ Tax debt
~ Other debts and charges
~ If it is freehold or not
~ Checking the ownership fact of the property as written on the title deed
b) Solicitors also examine these related licenses;
~ Building license
~ Planning permits
2. Reservation Contract and Deposit Payment
Reservation contract secures the property on the client's name and confirms the agreed sales price and terms. It also shows that the payment made as deposit payment secures the agreed terms on the contract.
3. Property Purchasing Contract in Turkey
~ If there is a reservation contract which includes the agreed terms by the parties the solicitor shall draft the purchase contract according to this.
~ If there has not been a prepared contract and agreed terms the solicitor shall draft the purchase contract according to the satisfaction of all parties with legitimizing the requests of them.
~ If there has already been a drafted contract, the solicitor shall review the contract to ensure that does not damage the rights of the client and fully legal.
Solicitors Fee in Turkey
Lawyer legal service fee in Turkey is 1% of the purchase price of the property minimum amount of 1.750 USD + 18% VAT. This fee may vary from a lawyer to another lawyer. Please ask for purchasing process details for your case and the legal entities.
Global Estates has a list of English speaking lawyer / solicitor names. As lawyers are dedicated to saving your rights, they are not related to our company. If you contact us, we might send you the list of lawyers. You may choose one of these names and agree on the terms by yourself.
However, if you buy your property from StoneTree, we follow up entire process safely without any solicitors charge.
Distressed Property in Turkey
When you buy a property, if you do not trust the seller or the real estate agent, you might have easily distressed property.
When you have a distressed property in Turkey, StoneTree advises applying a lawyer. The most regulations are in Turkey the same like in developed countries, but somehow in practice, there are different ways to resolve your distressed property sale problems in Turkey.