Turkish actor, Halit Ergents, famous for his role as Souleyman the Great,which is popular on Greek television, said he is going to make land investments in the region of of Trikala, Thessaly. The story was frontpage news in the Turkish paper Hurriyet.
Ergents, who has visited Greece many times to promote his work, said he was amazed by the beautiful and picturesque city Meteora and wants to built a number of luxurious chalets. According to the article, the Turkish star has already found the right place and the only thing left is to negotiate the price.
He joins a long list of other international celebrities with property in Greece. American actor Tom Hanks and his wife of Greek origin, Rita Wilson, recently bought a house at the island of Patmos. The couple also owns land on the island of Antiparos. Sifnos is the island that the famous director, Emir Kusturica, chose to buy his house whereas the French designer, Jean-Paul Gautier, prefers the vivid city life and owns a house at Monastiraki, in the center of Athens.