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Oceanwide Properties News is the Fethiye news, lifestyle and Turkish property website of Oceanwide Properties. With offices in London and Fethiye in Turkey, Oceanwide Properties is a professional overseas estate agent specialising purely in property in Turkey. Established in 2005, we pride ourselves on a deep knowledge of Turkey. Our news site not only contains Turkish property news and alerts, we also publish Turkish lifestyle and interest articles, Fethiye local news and case studies about life and living in Turkey. It's a Turkey blog for those that love the country.

GREAT PRICE! Spacious, key-ready 3-bed villa in Uzumlu. £99,950


Are you looking for a great value private property in Turkey? Consider this fully-furnished and key ready home just 20 minutes drive inland from Fethiye, in the picturesque and oldy-worldly village of Uzumlu. The Location: The quaint village of Uzumlu lies in the foothills of the Taurus Mountains just 18 ... Read More »

Beach front luxury 3 bed apartment on Calis Beach c£150,000

luxury beach property in Turkey

If a luxury beach property in Turkey is what you’re after, check out this stylish 3-bed apartment looking straight out onto Calis Beach. A key ready home, coming fully furnished to a high standard, it’s the ideal choice for a holiday home or rental investment in an area where prices ... Read More »

Top 5 romantic destinations in Turkey

romantic places in Turkey

It’s Valentines Day or ‘Lovers Day’ as they call it here in Turkey, the day when all those that have either found love, on the hunt for a partner or independent and happy, celebrate. Turkey is a romantic country. Think about it, Helen and Paris, Anthony and Cleopatra, Suleyman and ... Read More »

Beautiful 3 bed villa in Uzumlu £139,950

villa in Uzumlu

With glorious views of the surrounding mountains and countryside, this generously sized three bedroomed detached villa in Uzumlu would make an ideal permanent or holiday home. The quaint village of Uzumlu is situated in the foothills of the Taurus Mountains just 18 km away from Fethiye town centre. Located within ... Read More »

A look back at tourist spend in Turkey during 2017


Diplomatic incentives and promotions to increase tourist spend last year certainly proved worthwhile according to latest figures from Turkstat. Official data shows tourism revenue was up 19% on 2016, reaching $26.3 billion compared to $22.1 billion the previous year.   A BREAKDOWN ON 2017 TOURIST SPEND Tourists spent the most, $5.86 billion, ... Read More »

Turkey welcomed 32.4 million visitors last year, more expected this…


Official data released by the Tourism Ministry yesterday showed 2017 ended on 32.4 million foreign arrivals to Turkey, a 27.8% increase on 2016. Russian tourists topped the list hitting an all-time high in terms of tourist numbers with an impressive 4.7 million gracing our shores. The increase in Russian visitors ... Read More »



Here’s something a little different – your chance to do our job and play estate agent. Simply guess the right price of a few properties we have currently listed around Fethiye. Do you think you know the local market? Let’s see how good you really are!   How to play: Click the ... Read More »

Foreign house sales in Turkey up 22% in 2017

property in Turkey

After a property in Turkey? You had better get in quick as the demand for property is rising, as are the prices! “If you have dollars or pounds in your pocket, Turkey is an affordable place to live and property here is a very viable investment”, says Suleyman Akbay of Oceanwide ... Read More »

Turkish tourism 2018, what does the future hold?

For the first time since 2015, we are entering the year with excitement for what the coming season may bring in terms of tourist numbers in Turkey. Industry specialists, tour operators, the press and media are tipping Turkey as a 2018 ‘travel trend’ and expecting a revival in popularity – ... Read More »

5 Bed luxury villa in Calis £220,000

Luxury Villa in Calis

New to the market for 2018 and exclusive to Oceanwide Properties. Looking for a high-end family holiday home or a luxury villa in Calis? Take a look at this! This deluxe 5-bed private property was built by one of Fethiye’s premier developers and is still under builder’s guarantee. Location: This stunning villa ... Read More »

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