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This section includes plenty of useful information that will help you discover the fantastic city of Istanbul. Whether you are simply visiting or planning to buy Istanbul property, our blog is full of tips and tricks that will come in handy.

From its best-kept secrets to the essentials, we help you get to know Istanbul like the locals do and explore the exciting possibilities for property investment in one of the fastest growing cities in the world. Real Estate BlogsReal Estate Blogs Real Estate BlogsReal Estate Blogs


Istanbul's new Airport is impressive

Istanbul's new Airport is impressive



Turkey’s perfect geographical location between Asia, the Middle East and the rest of Europe, makes it a perfect spot for conferences and meetings for people from all over the world.

 

With the opening of the new airport later this year, the number of business travelers will increase; therefore, the rate of investment in Istanbul will increase as well. This airport is built to replace Ataturk Airport in Istanbul, which is the ...

Oct 01 2018

Having a Home in Istanbul and Being at Home in Istanbul - Turkish Citizenship

Having a Home in Istanbul and Being at Home in Istanbul - Turkish Citizenship

Feeling part of the community you are living is an important part in integrating into it. Most foreigners either investing in a home or business in Turkey are already making a huge personal commitment to the country in several ways, financial, familial & cultural. To assist in this, the Turkish Government have recently implemented new laws governing Turkish Citizenship. The amendments to the original laws, Article 20 of the Governing Regulations of Turkish Citizen code was instituted on 12.01.2017. Now foreigners to the country who wish to become a citizen and feel at home in Istanbul o...

Jan 25 2017

Homes for Sale in Istanbul Turkey, a home or an investment? There is a difference.

Homes for Sale in Istanbul Turkey, a home or an investment? There is a difference.

Looking for homes for sale in Istanbul Turkey is slightly different than when you are looking purely for investment. For one, a home is where you will be living full time, not renting or having to be near certain attractions. It is where you will bring your children, where you want to relax and feel comfortable with. Looking at homes for sale in Istanbul Turkey is about being near enough to work, school, or univer...

Oct 26 2016

Modern, Historic, Cultural: Investing in Real Estate in Istanbul brings you so much more than you can imagine

Modern, Historic, Cultural: Investing in Real Estate in Istanbul brings you so much more than you can imagine

Istanbul is the city where the past and the present tangle, a city with a juxtaposition of East and West. Istanbul offers something for everyone, the city of cities. If you have come to here to explore investing in real estate for sale in Istanbul, you have come to a city that offers you whatever you are looking for, wrapped up in a cultural package of delights. It is a city that writers have waxed lyrical about for centuries. The city is a vibrant, demanding, and beautiful. It is here you can find cul...

Sep 26 2016

Contribute to the continuing success of Istanbul Shopping Fest – Invest in Istanbul – Go Shopping at the 2016 Shopping Fest Istanbul

Contribute to the continuing success of Istanbul Shopping Fest – Invest in Istanbul – Go Shopping at the 2016 Shopping Fest Istanbul



If you are visiting Istanbul or living here, the month of July is an excellent time if you love to shop! Now who doesn’t love to shop? Especially when there are bargains to be had! World famous designer gear with huge discounts, up to 70% in some shops mean there is something for everyone, in both style and cost. The Istanbul Shopping Fest is on throughout the month of July in 11 shopping precincts all over the city. Now in its sixth year the festival offers a variety o...

Aug 08 2016

The Jazz Festival Continues its Investment in Istanbul as it Returns for the Seventh Year

The Jazz Festival Continues its Investment in Istanbul as it Returns for the Seventh Year

As the holy month of Ramazan continues through the hot long days of June, the nights are filled with the soul searching, feet tapping sound of jazz. International stars are arriving in Istanbul to support the festival. The festival is popular and well attended commencing at 21.30, after the Iftar meal, the people of Istanbul can wander to listen to a variety of concerts in a number of different venues. The concerts started June 10th to the last concert on June 27th.

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Jun 17 2016

Investing in Istanbul property? Ways to Ensure you get an Ongoing Return For your Investment

Investing in Istanbul property? Ways to Ensure you get an Ongoing Return For your Investment

You have decided that investing in Istanbul is for you, maybe considering a buy-to-let in a city that is home to millions. Investing in Istanbul offers you a multitude of properties to choose from, standard to luxury. Whichever you choose ...

Jun 15 2016

Looking for a way to Invest in Istanbul? Consider its Artists

Looking for a way to Invest in Istanbul? Consider its Artists

Cemal Toy’s City of Istanbul Painting



To invest in Istanbul, many people consider purchasing property or a business, both excellent options but there are other ways. Ways that can that complement your home or business: Art! Istanbul, like many cities has its artistic community, from fine arts to modern contemporary street art. It also has its u...

Jun 01 2016

Considering Investing in Istanbul? Wondering What the Sports Facilities are Like?

Considering Investing in Istanbul? Wondering What the Sports Facilities are Like?

Istanbul offers many excellent investment opportunities from buy to let, to luxury ex-pat homes. One of the many questions asked is about the sporting facilities and tennis facilities in particular. Worry not! Investing in Istanbul or not, be sure to visit the Koza World of Sports facility in Esenyurt, Istanbul. Just off the TEB highway on route to Edirne, take the Esenyurt - Bahcesehir exit. This easy to access facility was built by Garanti Koza and is promoted as the lar...

May 09 2016

Buying an Apartment for Sale in Istanbul Turkey is as much a Social Experience as it is Business

Buying an Apartment for Sale in Istanbul Turkey is as much a Social Experience as it is Business

Spring is arriving throughout Turkey, some areas earlier than others but one of the favourite past times of Turks is starting to appear. Barbequing is an all year round pastime in Turkey where the whole family will pack up and head to their favourite place to grill. Visitors are always welcomed and there is always enough food to feed twice the people there. If you are looking for an apartment for sale in Istanbul Turkey, you will not miss out on this experience. Whilst within the city BBQ’s are more to be found in the oçakbası restaurants than on the balcony, just head out of ...

Apr 22 2016

Travelling or thinking to Invest Istanbul? Try an Istanbul Tourist Pass to see all you can

Travelling or thinking to Invest Istanbul? Try an Istanbul Tourist Pass to see all you can

As a traveller passing though or a business man thinking to invest Istanbul, to get the best experience of Istanbul it is a good idea to do some pre planning. If you plan to invest Istanbul then it is sensible to know more about the place, what it has to offer and how the...

Apr 20 2016

Istanbul Property, Jazz Festivals and Music Venues

Istanbul Property, Jazz Festivals and Music Venues

If you are looking for or have already purchased your Istanbul property you are in for a treat if you are in the city in July of this year. This is the month that the International Jazz Festival will take place. Formally just the Istanbul Jazz Festival in this, its 23rd year, jazz musicians and performers from all over the world will be arriving in the city alongside the fans and jazz lovers who support the festival. The event is spread throughout the city offering everyone a ...

Apr 07 2016

Invest in real estate in Istanbul and Experience It’s Culture

Invest in real estate in Istanbul and Experience It’s Culture

Should you invest in real estate in Istanbul? Of course you should; the city offers so much to a discerning investor, attracting a global community of visitor’s year after year is a huge plus for any investment portfolio. Hosting multiple events throughout the city all year round attracts more and more people every year. To invest in real estate in Istanbul is an opportunity to align yourself with its not only exciting growth in many area...

Mar 25 2016

Top 3 Boutique Hotels in Istanbul

Top 3 Boutique Hotels in Istanbul

While Istanbul’s popularity has rocketed in recent years, the city still struggles to meet the increasing demand for quality accommodation. Not that there aren’t great hotels in Istanbul, but there simply aren’t enough of them. Even though there are new hotel and residential projects in the pipeline, some of them by foreigners that invest in Istanbul, it may be a tough task to find quality accommodation in the city, especially during the peak summer season. ...

Mar 10 2016

Tips for Purchasing Real Estate in Istanbul

Tips for Purchasing Real Estate in Istanbul

Searching for property and real estate in Istanbul is an exciting, interesting and potentially exhausting experience. You have to have a plan. A battle plan even, as this enormous city is attracting more and more investors and buyers. Real estate in Istanbul is attracting investors and buyers from all...

Feb 29 2016

How to Survive Istanbul's Legendary Traffic

How to Survive Istanbul's Legendary Traffic

Istanbul does many things to its visitors. It enchants, inspires, amazes, and in certain rare instances, frustrates. The frustration usually comes from being stuck in the city's notorious traffic, during rush hour or weekends. Whether you are just passing through as a traveler or exploring possibilities to buy Istanbul real estate, there are a few tips and tricks you can use to survive the city's traffic jams. Even some of the locals may not be aware of these tips, but they will save you the fr...

Feb 22 2016

Halal Tourism in Turkey

Halal Tourism in Turkey

Turkey is your favorite destination for Halal tourism, Because of what it have of stunning views, tourist areas and great see and mountain views. Adding to that the Islamic culture of the lifestyle also the logical prices in most of the tourist aspects,
Here is a list of some luxury hotels that do not serve alcohol in Turkey.

5 Stars

Byotell Hotel, Istanbul



Lausos Palace Hotel, I...

Dec 01 2015

The 10 Most Expensive Historical Luxury Mansions in Istanbul

The 10 Most Expensive Historical Luxury Mansions in Istanbul

Istanbul’s mansions are on top of the list of luxury properties in Istanbul. Most of them are located alongside Bosporus and they are as impressive with their magnificence as well as their prices. The price range can vary between 13 million to 200 million dollars. The total price for 35 of these mansions is more than 1.5 billion dollars.
Here are the top 10 most expensive mansions in Istanbul:

Erbilgin Mansion

The most expensive mansion in Istanbul is located in Yenikoy, Sarıyer and is called Erbilgin Mansion. It was built with similar to...

Nov 27 2015

Istanbul’s Luxurious, Halal Restaurants

Istanbul’s Luxurious, Halal Restaurants

Turkey is one of the major locations in the world for halal tourism with more than 160 halal facilities. Most of the Muslim families look for halal restaurants and hotels to have some quality time with their families abroad. Here are some of the best, luxurious halal restaurants in Istanbul, Turkey.

NAMPORT

Istanbul’s famous gourmet charcuterie store NAMLI GURME’s branch Namport, offers a large variety of tastes for every type of palatal delights and it is famous for their great breakfast. It is located in Karakoy’s coast and ensuring you to enjoy the...

Nov 02 2015

Invest In Istanbul and Go to the Capital in 1.5 Hours

Invest In Istanbul and Go to the Capital in 1.5 Hours

Railway travel between Ankara and Istanbul lasts 3.5 hours. Interim Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu announced that after the re-election, the travel will only last for 1.5 hours with the new high-speed railway project, giving another reason to invest in Istanbul.


In the past 10 years Istanbul has come a long way in developing public transportation and the railway travel is one of those developments that has a major impact on Istanbul. New metro lines and stations have opened all aroun...

Oct 07 2015

Prices of Houses for Sale in Istanbul Have Increased 26 Percent

Prices of Houses for Sale in Istanbul Have Increased 26 Percent


The Central Bank of Turkey announced this year’s real estate index. With the percentage of 26,60 Istanbul has had the highest increase rate in prices amongst other cities. The average price of Houses for sale in Istanbul has reached 3,261 Turkish Liras per square meter. 
As the sales prices have risen, prices of Houses for rent have increased 6 percent per square meter. New public transportation projects and the urban transformation have had the most impact on the values of the properties in Istanbul. The city’s current depre...

Oct 01 2015

Foreigners Looking for Central Locations to Invest in İstanbul

Foreigners Looking for Central Locations to Invest in İstanbul

Authorities revealed that when the foreign investors from the Arab Gulf want to invest in İstanbul, their first choice is İstanbul’ European side. Also Anadolu Agency reported that the district covering Taksim square to Atatürk International Airport is the most preferred area to invest real estate in İstanbul among real estate investors from Arab Gulf region.
Recently the Turkish Statistical I...

Sep 11 2015

Mega Projects of İstanbul Increasing The Value of Properties in İstanbul

Mega Projects of İstanbul Increasing The Value of Properties in İstanbul

Mega Projects in İstanbul such as; Kanal İstanbul (Canal Project), Marmaray (Underground Railway Project), Ankara – İstanbul YHT (High Speed Railway Project), 3. Airport of İstanbul, Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge (3. Bosphorus Bridge), Grand 3 Story İstanbul Tunnel Project are changing the face of Turkey.
In last 13 years Turkey’s Ministry of Transportation, Shipping and Communications has implemented big projects like Marmaray (Underground Railway Project), Ankara – İstanbul YHT (High Speed Railway Project), other than these the Construction of Y...

Sep 03 2015

Thinking to Buy Turkish Property? Maltepe offers you the home you are looking for

Thinking to Buy Turkish Property? Maltepe offers you the home you are looking for

Planning to live in Istanbul, want to be in the city but not of the city? Thinking to buy Turkish property? Then take a moment to consider Maltepe, on the Asian side of the Bosphorus this delightful area has been a popular summer retreat for the wealthy for many years. As the Bosphorus became more commercial and the area less attractive as a beach resort its popularity declined slightly. A turn around for the area was its development from rural to suburban and this was stimulated by the building of the...

Jun 26 2015

Apartments for Sale in Turkey

Apartments for Sale in Turkey

Superb Apartments for Sale in Turkey Alongside Exciting Interior Designs and Quality Furniture. Let Us Help You Find What You Need.

If you are considering purchasing from the vast array of apartments for sale in Turkey, you will be also considering furnishing it. Turkish furniture is becoming extremely fashionable and exports of Turkish furniture have made a significant rise in recent years.  A huge...

Jun 16 2015

Apartments for Sale in Istanbul Turkey

Apartments for Sale in Istanbul Turkey

While looking at apartments for Sale in Istanbul Turkey take a moment to familiarize yourself with this exciting city.

If you have been looking for apartments for sale in Istanbul Turkey, are you looking for a home or an investment property? Istanbul has plenty of both available to suit every budget.  With over thirty years of experience we can make the purchasing process painless.

Choosin...

Jun 09 2015

Apartment for sale Turkey

Apartment for sale Turkey

Planes, trains and automobiles helping you find the perfect apartment for sale Turkey

You have decided you are going to buy your new property in Turkey, this could be for business, pleasure or a life style change let us help you find the apartment for sale Turkey you desire. With over thirty years of experience with...

May 21 2015