If you are looking for a great city property to invest in, look no further than houses for sale in Istanbul. Why Istanbul? This amazing city is outranking all the popular European cities as the location to buy a property in. Everyone has done the city breaks in Europe probably several times over by now, they are willing to travel further to see where east meets west and the cultures blend in a spectacular fashion. This is what makes Istanbul unique and these weekend break travellers are going one step further and investing in property there.
Why invest in Istanbul? Why not? It’s such a popular destination you can invest so you have a bolthole for holidays and long weekend breaks and the rental potential there is fantastic. This city has been visited by up to 42 million people in one year alone and not all of them want to stay in a hotel. Private rentals are on the increase and visitors prefer to rent private houses for the duration of their stay. It gives them freedom of movement, privacy and much more space.
Houses for sale in Istanbul can be found on both the European side and the Asian side in great locations close to the Bosphorus. They are also found on the outskirts of Istanbul just a 20 minute drive from the centre; these houses are great for families who prefer to live in the suburbs but want to be within commuting distance of the city centre. The road links are superb and these homes are often close to airports, shopping malls, universities and hospitals.
You can have the best of both worlds with these wonderful homes, where you dip in and out of the hustle and bustle of city living with the peace of living just on the outside of this wonderful city. Delightful 3 bedroom and 3 bathroom homes on a well kept complex are currently for sale with excellent onsite amenities opposite a picturesque marina, are waiting to be snapped up. The complex has a communal pool and each house has its own private garden.
Properties, such as these, offer luxury living which will enhance the owners of these lovely properties lifestyle. Young professional Turks are moving away from the tradition of living with their families upon marriage, instead they want to live on their own and create their own lifestyle. Beautiful properties such as these are springing up around Turkey as a whole and more so in Istanbul, it may no longer be the capital of Turkey it is however the hub for business and it is where the action still is today.
You may be fooled in to thinking that properties such as these are high in price given the close proximity to Istanbul but that is where you are wrong. These affordable homes currently start from under £257,000 which is a super deal for all that you are getting with these sought after homes. They are light, bright and spacious, modern in design and well planned out and they are just a 2 minute walk to the sea – what more could you ask for?
The advantage of owning one of these homes if you work in the city is your creating a balance between work life and home life. When you work in the city, it’s great to be able to leave the noise behind you and head home to a more peaceful and serene area. This location is great to bring up a family and create a family home. If you prefer not to drive in to Istanbul the transport links are ideal for commuting back and too. Evenings and weekends are for relaxing and taking time out with family and friends and in this environment you can do just that.
If you are buying a house for sale in Istanbul for a holiday home then you lucky you! Here you can take long holidays by the coast and head in to the city for an afternoon of visiting museums or art galleries. Evenings are fun with bars, restaurants and clubs galore. If you like to relax listening to music head to one of the many music venues where you can listen to Turkish or jazz music it’s up to you. It is all about quality of life and you will find it when you invest in a house for sale in Istanbul, this is definitely the place to be, all you need to do is come and see for yourself.