As the New Year approaches we turn our thoughts once again to travel. We all say that “next year” we will travel more and change our lifestyles, sometimes we get bogged down in the rat race and think we are only entitled to our 2 weeks holiday every year or are we?
Have you ever thought about buying a holiday home? It’s a great investment to make, it means holidays whenever you choose, either extended summer holidays or long weekend breaks, knowing you have that little place tucked away somewhere sunny can offer you a lifeline when you need to get away from it all.
There are so many countries to choose from however, Turkey is standing out more than any other for so many reasons and here are just 10 of them:
Weather – there are 300 days of sunshine per year in Turkey, even in the winter months the sun shine’s, yes it may be colder and you need to wear a jumper but you still get to sit under blue skies.
Coastline – there is a jaw-dropping 8000km of picturesque coastline in Turkey offering the most scenic views making it high on holidaymakers top travel destinations, from the Aegean to the Mediterranean the coast is lined with beautiful resorts and villages.
Exchange rate – in Turkey you can have a luxury lifestyle for little money, your money stretches much further; currently, the exchange rate is very much in GBP favour at today’s rate £1.00 = 5.12TL (December 2017)
Affordability – what type of property do you want? An apartment, duplex, villa, luxury villa or build your own, you can buy a property starting from under £40,000.
Location – beautiful properties are waiting to be snapped up in all locations, by the beach with wonderful palm-fringed views, in the countryside with mountain and forest vistas or in a city with decorative architecture to admire.
Cost of living – Turkey is unbelievably cheap for living day to day, especially on fresh food. Utilities are inexpensive which makes owning a holiday home very affordable.
Getting there – international flights are frequent to Turkey to all the major tourist destinations which make Turkey an easy country to visit whenever you choose.
Extra flights – for the 2018 season more flights and destinations have been added to the schedules of the leading airlines which make the season longer.
Rental Investment – Turkey has seen up to 42 million visitors per year owning a property and renting it out affords lucrative rental potential. After investing in a Turkish property you not only have a lovely holiday home to visit you can recoup some of your initial investment by way of healthy rental returns.
Lifestyle – we all want to enhance our lifestyle and this is where we begin to make lifestyle choices for ourselves and our family. This is not only an investment it’s a path to a feeling of well-being, spending time with our loved ones and making memories. Take a look at Turkey make your 2018 a year to remember!