Real Estate Investment in Turkey

The most important areas for real estate investment in Istanbul

Last edited:Feb 11 , 2024
The most important areas for real estate investment in Istanbul
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Real estate projects in Istanbul are growing day by day, and all the options the buyer wants are available both in the heart of the city and in the suburbs.

If you want to get an apartment close to the most important service centers, this option is available, in addition to additional services in the project itself, such privacy systems and security cameras, gym, gardens, walking paths, playgrounds, cafes, restaurants and shopping streets.

If you want to relax and enjoy the calmness at your home with direct sea view, this option is also available with flexible payment plans for projects under construction or ready for immediate move.

If you like gardens and expansive green areas, projects with view of forests are available to meet your wishes.

Moreover, projects characterized by direct access to Bosporus Strait in quiet central locations are also available.

Due to all the advantages of Turkish real estate market, which encourage foreigners to invest in Turkey, competitors are striving to distort this icon of beauty by fighting Turkish economy, which is still progressing in the growth to the superpowers economies.

Turkish government has provided many facilities and incentives for investors for obtaining Turkish citizenship. They can benefit from the law to immediately grant investors Turkish citizenship at an investment of $250.000 and maintain this investment for at least three years.

Investors wishing to buy a property in Turkey wonder what cities and areas are suitable for real estate investment?

To answer this, the city of Istanbul takes the first place among all Turkish cities in terms of importance and profit returns to investors, while the most important areas of real estate investment in Istanbul are as follows:

  1. Maslak area:

Maslak, the investment center of Istanbul, is one of the largest real estate development areas in the city.
Maslak is located in one of the most important sites in Istanbul, close to shopping centers, public transport, main roads, arts and sports and culture centers.
Maslak is only minutes away from Taksim and Levent, not more than 5 minutes from the Bosphorus and 25 minutes from Istanbul's third airport, giving it strategic and investment importance. Maslak is home to the most important residential complexes and shopping malls such as the Istanbul Valley, overlooking Belgrade's forests and 15 minutes from the Asian section of Istanbul.

Maslak projects: Maslak projects

  1. Sisli area:

Sisli is an extraordinary area of Istanbul, with its beautiful architecture, luxurious social customs, high class atmosphere and international brands.

Sisli is located in the heart of Istanbul and it is easily accessible from all areas in Istanbul, also, it is close to Taksim and it includes the famous Nisantasi district. It also has the finest residential complexes and shopping centers and public transportation.

Sisli projects: Sisli projects

  1. Basin Express area:

Basin Express Highway is the first destination for investors in Istanbul, with the worlds largest companies in and five-star hotels, it is connecting the E5 and TEM.

Basin Express is characterized by its growing projects, which includes the most famous residential and investment projects and its profitability guaranteed by the Turkish government, as well as the most famous malls and shopping centers such as Mall of Istanbul, the largest in Turkey and the meeting point for Arab and foreign tourists.

Basin Express area comprises the finest hotels, major corporations, shopping malls, commercial and educational centers as well as hospitals and universities.

This area has been specifically identified as the best real estate and investment destination in Istanbul for the years 2019 and 2020.

The most prominent feature of this area is its proximity to the most important neighborhoods of Istanbul such as Basaksehir and Bahcesehir and its proximity to Istanbuls new airport.

Basin Express projects: Basin Express projects

  1. Beylikduzu area:

Beylikduzu is the new cultural face of Istanbul, located on the European side of Istanbul and has sea views of Marmara Sea and Buyukcekmece Lake. Beylikduzu district is characterized by the availability of main services, where schools, universities and major shopping centers such as Marmara Park Mall, as well as business and investment centers, in addition to public transportations that make it easy to go to all parts of Istanbul.

Beylikduzu area includes the most important ready residential complexes and those are still under construction. These residential complexes are characterized by sea views and they are developed by the best construction companies in Turkey. The houses in Beylikduzu range from apartments and villas with gardens and villas directly on the sea.

Beylikduzu projects: Beylikduzu projects

  1. Esenyurt area:

Esenyurt area is located on the European side of Istanbul, it is one of the largest and most densely populated areas (2,770 sq. km) with a population density of 750,000 people. In general, it is a popular area where you can find a job and where mix of nationalities are living.

Esenyurt has two very different patterns of life:

The first type is the overcrowded informal slums, characterized by a pattern of busy life and movement, where properties are cheap in terms of purchase or rent, and for transportation, facilities and services are well available near these neighborhoods.     

The second style is the residential complexes that are characterized by calming and provide a higher level of services. These residential complexes came at several levels on demand, including cheap acceptable services, and the average price of VIP services. Esenyurt is a relatively cheap area for the real estate market and it is characterized by its rapid growth, so, many foreign investors are keen to buy their homes or launch their businesses because it is a promising area for investments, and it will pass the metro line by next year, making the transportation and movement so easy.

Esenyurt projects: Esenyurt projects



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