Real Estate Market in Samsun

It is important to develop for a city to be real estate investment in terms of transportation, population, economy, commerce, education, health and security.

All requests of investors about this factor are found in Samsun. In the following year, Samsun will develop pretty logistically with Logistic City Project which is under construction.


A city to be invested must be developed in all transportation opportunity. Real estate investments with convenient location and accessibility gain more value.  Samsun is the most developed city in terms of transportation in the Black Sea Region. Also Samsun is one of the rare cities in Turkey, which used all transportation opportunities highway, seaway, railway and airport. Samsun with this aspect is unique city in the Black Sea Region.

HIGHWAY: Samsun is located over the Istanbul-Trabzon highway and nearly equal distance. Connection between Samsun and other cities provide with highway as quality as freeway. So, this highway gives to drivers an opportunity for comfortable, fast and secure driving.


SAMSUN-IST  736 km 8 hour 7 min.
TRABZON-IST    1.095 km13 hour 6 min.
SAMSUN-ANKARA420 km4 hour 13 min.
TRABZON-ANKARA768 km9 hour 40 min.

AIRWAY: In Samsun, Carsamba Airport has international capacity which is the biggest airport in the Black Sea Region. Accessibility of Samsun is quite easy for foreign tourists and investors. Carsamba Airport is 27 km distance from Samsun City Centre. Thanks to newly completed bridge freeway drivers uninterruptedly get access from the Airport to city centre only in 22 minute. Every passing day, the Airport attracts attention with increasing number of passenger. According to 2016 data almost 900 thousand passengers used the Airport. However according to only June, 2017 data is became almost 800 thousand. This means passenger traffic increased one hundred percent when compared to the last year. Samsun is the centre of interest for both domestic and foreign tourists also investors.

SAMSUN-IST  618 km 1 hour 5 min.
TRABZON-IST893 km1 hour 41 min.
SAMSUN-ANKARA330 km55 min.
TRABZON-ANKARA579 km1 hour 22 min.

RAILWAY: Samsun connected with railway to Ankara and Istanbul thus producer goods can transfer in every time freely and economically. Also construction of high-speed rail line will completed within the next years. Thus the distance between Samsun and Ankara will be 1.5 hour. It is predicted that price of land and residence in Samsun is going to appreciate at least twenty percent with starting-up high speed rail line. Trabzon, the second biggest city after Samsun in the Black Sea Region, hasn’t railway therefore, Samsun come to forefront in the field of trade.

SEAWAY: Samsun has the next biggest port after Istanbul. Thanks to high capacity port and tax-exempt free zone all raw materials and outputs easily and economically transfer to all world by sea. With the last investment by done Samsun Metropolitan Manipulate, is built new wharf for cruisers came into port. Also 3 ship give service to provide inner-city transportation and for a tour.


Another important issue for a city to be invested is population, in recent years. Because all economic data especially labour force and sales potential are shaped according to population. When we looked the world, we can see that developed cities have crowded population. So total population and population growth rate of a city shows that this city’s investment growth. Samsun with 1.261.810 population is the biggest city in the Black Sea Region, also in Turkey, it is the sixteenth order. Samsun is receiving migration from Turkey’s several cities especially from Trabzon and this way population is gradually increase. Samsun is a growing city every passing day.



Thanks to geopolitical position, Samsun is an important gateway between Turkey and Europe also Russia. Samsun port enable to first hand trade to Russia and Europe which is population over 300 million. Samsun which is centre of the Black Sea Region according to transportation and position is a leader city thanks to powerful economic, commercial and industry infrastructure.

Samsun stated between two important lowlands. This situation makes the city special across the world. The Turkey’s largest rivers, Kızılırmak and Yesilırmak, disembogued in Samsun provincial boarders. Thanks to this rivers Samsun has one of the most fertile soil across the Turkey. Samsun has all n necessity factors to do agriculture. In Samsun, agriculture and agro-industry investment is potentially continued.

Kızılırmak River disembogues from Bafra in Samsun provincial boarders.

Total cultivated area is 432.718 hectare in Samsun. Bafra has 67.787 hectare and Carsamba has 54.041 hectare cultivated area. 62 percent of total cultivated area is irrigable land.

Thanks to Bafra and Carsamba lowland which have large and small irrigable project, dam, pond and irrigation land potential make the city powerful in terms of agricultural infrastructure.


The biggest university in the region is Ondukuz Mayıs University which is stated in Samsun. With 50.089 students there are 17 faculty and 2.294 academic staff. In this university 2.642 foreign student get training who come from all over the World. Therefore the university became a global training centre.

According to education infrastructure, Samsun developed not only at the university level but also developed in primary, secondary and high school level. Besides public school, private school also invested for education. Bahcesehir, Ugur, Mektebim, Ted and Doga schools invested for education in Samsun. Besides contribution of this national investment there are also many local investments.

Scientific and Technologic Research Council of Turkey (tubitak) designed one of its projects in Samsun. Furthermore the university in Samsun has aviation and space technology research and application centre which give pilot training  also in this institution include an airport.


Samsun also pretty developed in the field of health. Medicana, the Turkey’s largest private heath institution invested in Samsun and has continued its operation for 5 years. With 3 huge healths complex Medical Park is the other health institution invested in Samsun. After Istanbul and Ankara, Liv Hospital, giving service only VIP invested in Samsun. It shows that company directed by huge funds and enterprises has confidence to Samsun economy.

Also public hospital is the largest hospital in the Black Sea Region. With technologic infrastructure all hospitals in Samsun give service successfully in all surgical branches.