Considering buying property in Istanbul? Decided what you want to purchase, what your budget is? Another question you will be asking yourself is what do I want my new property to look like? The skyline of Istanbul reflects the many styles of architecture and building that have occurred over the years. Istanbul is a mosaic, of buildings, a variety of designs; there you can see the modern influence reaching up to the skies, in the towers of corporations and malls alongside palaces and mosques built decades ago. The design of these fabulous buildings adds to the artistic display of the city and offers such a selection of property in Istanbul that it can be quite overwhelming but never boring. Different districts within Istanbul have started urban regeneration programs, renovating and restoring some of the older traditional homes that offer a purchaser a taste of history with modern conveniences, well worth investigating. Technological advances in architecture and construction had added to the comfort, safety and sophistication of the buildings either for homes, offices or alternative work places.
You only have to walk down Istiklal Cad to see the variety of interesting architectural designs that make up historic Istanbul. The European influence of the 18th & 19th century can be seen, Neo classical, baroque, art nouveau to name but three. The style of Roman, Greek and Eastern designs that have been lovingly preserved or renovated, also add depth to this amazing city. No one could miss the fabulous skyline that includes the Blue Mosque with its five domes and six minarets.
Modern architecture has also started to make its presence felt on the landscape. New Istanbul buildings are as diverse, interesting and full of character as their predecessors. Modern property in Istanbul reflects the styles of today meeting the needs of tomorrow. Istanbul is already a metropolis which is continuing to grow and develop. We are seeing designs and architecture being built with the needs of the ebb and flow of a growing population and consideration being given to the atheistic of the city being added to not compromised. Viewing the vast selection of property in Istanbul you will see the onset of sustainable living designs, consideration is given to designing elements that brings the feel and actual nature into the environment either by opening the structures or by the use of curves and waves in the design showcasing the sea’s surrounding this major port.