You might convert at say 4.35 * £30,000 = ₺130,500
Im not on the ground but I reckon you could get circa 10% - Some folk will get more but they will leave deposit & interest untouched for say a year. So Ill go for ₺13,050 in interest pa giving ₺ 1,087 pm. I'm sure others can fine tune it better.
and who can blame them, loyality to your country rarely involves handing over your wealth to the government of the day:w00t:. only have to look at the great gold theft of 1933 in the u.s.a to see what happens when you do.
As tourists it is good news but I fear for locals whose incomes have already been decimated by the slump in tourism.
We, like many who have homes in Kusadasi/Turkey, will not stop coming to this beautiful country and whilst we are there we spend our money but that is just a drop in the ocean. What is more distressing is that there is not a welfare system to support, apart from the wonderful family structure, when catastrophes occur.