Growing city with a lot of opportunities
The city of Izmir is located in the Izmir province of Western Turkey, along the shores of the Aegean Sea. The central region spans 855km2, and it has a total population of 2.6 million, while 3.2 million people inhabit the entire Izmir province. The city is located some 565 km south-west from Istanbul, and 520km west of Turkey’s capital city of Ankara. Izmir is divided into 12 districts for administrative purposes, however all areas are governed by the mayor of Izmir, the districts are Balçova, Bayraklı, Bornova, Buca, Çiğli, Gaziemir, Güzelbahçe, Karabağlar,Karşıyaka, Konak, Menemen, Narlıdere, and Torbalı. Since 1987, Turkey has been an associate of the European Union (EU), but it has not yet become a full member, due to several requirements which have not yet been met by the country.
Despite this Turkey is a member of several other large international organizations, which allow it to trade freely with both the European and Middle-Eastern markets. The current currency used is the Turkish lira (YTL).
Company formation in Izmir
In Izmir you can open a limited liability company, a joint stock company, comandite or collective companies and commercial partnerships. If you don’t know what type of company fits you best, you can ask for our lawyers’ advice. Most foreign investors choose the limited liability company which is very appropriate for small and medium businesses. The foreign entrepreneurs who are running large businesses should start a joint stock company. Our attorneys in Izmir will provide you professional legal services for company formation and they will assist you then with all the legal issues you may have after starting the activity. They may help you find tailored accounting services for your company and a virtual office in Izmir.
Opporunities for Real Estate Investors
Izmir was voted one of the best places to live in Turkey. A sensation for some, not a surprise at all for others who know the island well, appreciate its beauty and enjoy the exceptional way of living this place has to offer.
An entrepreneurial and business-friendly city
Izmir has a good standing tradition in business, tourism, commerce and trade, and entrepreneurship and its economic system favours the setting up of new businesses.
Services of our Lawyers in Izmir
The De Micco & Friends Izmir Team offers all legal services of an international full-service law firm. We speak also English and German.
- Real Estate Law, all types of transactions (buy, sell, rent, lease)
- Company - and business set up, company foundation
- Representation of investors in Izmir (Real Estate, Merger & Acquisitions, Capital Markets)
- Civil law, Family Law
- Company Law
- Crime Law
Please use the contact form to contact our team in Izmir.