About Us

Our aim is simple, we are here to find your dream holiday home in Turkey.

You may have heard the negative press and horror stories that have been the experience of some when buying overseas. First of all, be assured that those who have experienced terrible problems are in the minority. There are many thousands of foreign owners in Turkey and indeed in this region who have had no problems with their purchase. They are now happily enjoying their dream in the sun.We want our clients to know that we will not take a property onto our books to sell unless it has full ownership deeds, habitation certificate and is free of debt.  In short, we are here so you can experience the pleasure of your dream home in the sun without worry.

With Jakaranda Properties you can buy with confidence



Meet The Team


Emin ÖzgenManaging Director  

Emin Özgen is a fully qualified civil engineer with 30 years of experience in the construction industry.

Emin has worked on projects both large and small and historical renovation projects worldwide. He is an experienced project manager and can oversee all aspects of a construction.  He has worked for NATO building accommodation for NATO personnel and forces. His most recent project was the completion of a 76 villa complex for a well known Danish construction company.  

Emin speaks Turkish and English.

Ross Craggs, Director of International Sales and Marketing 

Ross Craggs has lived in the beautiful Aegean village of Yalikavak for nearly 20 years.  He has valuable experience in property sales in Turkey and the coastal holiday home market in particular.  He gained his second-to-none management and organisational skills during his career in the United Kingdom.  Ross’s attention to detail ensures our clients have a trouble free purchase experience.  Ross is the designated local contact for the British Consul Focus Group in Bodrum.  

Ross speaks English and Turkish.

Corinne Boersma, Director of Administration,  

Corinne Boersma has lived in the Bodrum region for nearly 20 years.   She has worked in the tourism industry and built a wide local knowledge and network of contacts during this time.  She gained her organisational skills as worldwide conference and events manager for one of the world’s largest tour operators.  Her experience will ensure you have all the necessary backup to ensure a trouble free purchase experience.  

Corinne speaks English and Turkish.


The laws regarding property purchase in Turkey by foreigners is constantly being updated by the Government. The Turkish authorities take any fraudulent activities regarding foreign property purchase very seriously and are endeavouring to tighten existing loopholes. We make sure we are up to date with all laws and regulations as they come into force.