When thinking about investing in Turkey there is a whole host of property types to consider as real estate in Turkey offers a diverse selection of different properties to purchase including houses, duplexes, villas and apartments. City centre properties are ideal for those wanting to be in the hub of a vibrant city where on their doorstep is rich culture, museums, art galleries, shopping, restaurants, bars and cafes and an exciting nightlife, all of this together makes for a fabulous cosmopolitan lifestyle and not forgetting excellent transport links that are available in all cities. With so many of Turkey’s real estate, one and two bedroom properties offering fantastic city views it’s easy to understand why these properties are so popular. Many city properties will have a balcony or balconies overlooking the hustle and bustle of life below and offering stunning views at night when the city lights are lit and the silhouette of the skyline looks fabulous. Turkey has an excellent infrastructure in place, with good roads, numerous airports across the country and it is only a short flight time from the UK and many other European countries, not to mention its planned future developments, making real estate in Turkey a very accessible and attractive location for both business and pleasure. Whether you’re looking for a holiday home or an investment property or possibly even a city pad to use whilst on business there are some wonderful properties to be found in cities across Turkey. Turkish airports are easily accessible across the country most offer international and domestic flights thus airline travel is easy from the major airports of Europe, Russia, US and the Far/ Middle East. Once you have landed in Turkey arriving at your desired destination is made easy as there are shuttle buses, car hire, private car hire and taxis which make your journey to your apartment or villa a pleasant one.

Turkey has beautiful coastlines and an abundance of real estate for sale in Turkey can be found along the stunning shores of the Aegean Sea and the Mediterranean Sea, and which many savvy investors and holiday home buyers have already discovered for themselves. There is also a lot of real estate in Turkey available in less well-known areas and quieter resorts, which is ideal for finding something more traditional and authentic. Many properties benefit from large plots which offer privacy, swimming pools and private gardens, ideal for alfresco dining with family and friends it’s guaranteed the BBQ will become your best friend. A short stroll from many of the luxury villas and spacious apartments that are for sale in Turkey you will find a beautiful beach, complete with golden sands, turquoise sea and sunshine aplenty, with over 300 days of sunshine per year obviously the guaranteed brilliant weather Turkey has to offer plays a part in making it such an attractive destination, with tourists flocking there every year to soak up the balmy heat, unlike in Britain and other European countries where the sun certainly can’t be guaranteed and summer can, unfortunately, end up being a bit of a washout. Here you can spend days relaxing, sunbathing, reading and recharging those tired batteries and because there are just so many glorious beaches to choose from in Turkey, there is always enough space for everyone to enjoy the scenery, tranquility and relaxed atmosphere.

Once investors and holiday home buyers have bought a property in Turkey many owners decide to rent out their holiday homes when they are not using them. This offers a good rental income that can be used for example for the upkeep of their holiday homes or investment properties. It’s a great way of making sure your investment is working for you when you begin to look for a property you need to consider the many options available. Do you want to choose a key ready apartment? Maybe a resale or possibly opt for an off plan project. Off plan sometimes offers payment plans and this could appeal to you. Depending on the developer if you choose to pay all at once you can sometimes acquire the property a little cheaper. Turkey is the preferred destination for holiday homes and investments, and it’s not hard to see why. Millions of holidaymakers visit Turkey each year, to soak up its historical culture, visit ancient monuments and castles, and relax on one of the many idyllic beaches. It is quite possible to find any type of property for sale in Turkey, whether a secluded and private home set in a quiet woodland wilderness with stunning mountain views or an apartment located on a busy yet family friendly complex, where any number of amenities are on offer for residents to enjoy. Turkey real estate offers excellent investment opportunities of which many investors are already reaping the benefits, especially those from Britain, with future investments looking set to offer excellent growth and potential.

The wonderful sunshine in Turkey means outdoor living is a way of life during the summer season and with so many fantastic outside activities available, it is a hard life to resist. For those who like life a bit more exciting, there are many water sports and water-based activities on offer from water skiing, jet skies, paragliding, boat trips which explore stunning coves, aqua parks with thrilling slides to keep the little ones entertained, fishing, water rafting, scuba diving, speed boat trips, wakeboarding and mono-skiing, paddle boarding the list goes on and on. Other activities include horse riding, golf, tennis again too numerous to mention. There are also many wellness and spa centres dotted throughout Turkey which offer indoor swimming pools, massage and various beauty treatments to relax and rejuvenate you.

Then, of course, you have fabulous shopping from high-end designer shops and trendy boutiques to exquisite gold and diamond jewellery, fine art collections where you can buy original prints and artwork by famous Turkish artists. The most delicate glass and ceramic collections can be found alongside stunning crafted pieces of wood work. If you love nature then there are many nature reserves you can visit with beautiful landscaped gardens and waterfalls that will take your breath away. Castles, forts and monuments are just a small part of all the wonderful historical sights you can visit.

And after a day of fun in the sunshine, evenings can be spent relaxing in one of the many restaurants and bars eating delicious cuisine and watching the sunset over one of the many delightful bays, with an array of exciting local cuisine and international dishes available, everyone’s tastes will be catered for. After a delicious dinner, you can go to an upbeat cocktail bar, or maybe chill and relax at somewhere more comfy and cosy and enjoy a glass of bubbly. Perhaps you want to dance the night away at one of the many discos and nightclubs, it’s worth noting that many of the nightclubs are open air which gives a gentle welcoming breeze whilst dancing. If you’re on a family holiday there are plenty of bars and restaurants offering family entertainment nights such as karaoke suitable for your children. Children are adored in Turkey and are welcomed and accommodated for at most venues.

Turkey certainly offers something for all tastes from families, couples, groups of friends and older couples possibly looking to retire there. What you will find are sunshine filled days, warm balmy evenings and very friendly locals who invite you into their country and make you feel welcomed. Can you imagine yourself eating breakfast on your own terrace looking out to the sea? Or maybe sitting on an evening with a chilled glass of wine by candlelight after dinner enjoying the peace and tranquility on a warm evening? Beautiful Turkey awaits you come and see for yourself I can guarantee you won’t be disappointed.