Location and Transportation
Bakirkoy real estate market attracts the attention of both Turkish and foreign investors. The region is the first preference for real estate buyers who are buying for investment purposes. The district is located on the west side (the European Side) of Istanbul province, overlooking the Marmara Sea to the south, whilst the E-5 highway runs through the north of the district.
History of Bakirkoy
Konstantin founded Kucukcekmece in 384 A.D. on the west side of Istanbul as a place for a countryside retreat. There are fragments of various Roman and Byzantine ruins in the district. Archaeologists have also found many artifacts dating from the first Bronze Age in Ayamama Creek. Various structures, built during the period of Suleiman the Magnificent, can be found on this coastline, whilst the oldest building in the centre of Bakirkoy is the Carsi Mosque, which dates from the 17th century.
Bakirkoy is close to many national and international companies and holds an important place in the economy of Istanbul. Being an important centre for the banking sector, there are currently 132 bank branches in the centre of Bakirkoy and its various neighbourhoods. The World Trade Centre, which exhibits Turkish export products, is also located in the district.p
Lifestyle in Bakirkoy
Bakirkoy is home to several cultural arts centres, with of five Municipal cultural centres and two private cultural centres, where public events such as concerts, theatres, festivals and sport events are organized every year.
The Real Estate Market in Bakirkoy
Bakirkoy has a wide variety of real estate options throughout its fifteen neighbourhoods. The district appeals to different investors for different reasons. If you are interested in learning more or need advice regarding neighbourhoods, please call or message us. You can also visit our office to have a chat with a specialist. For more information you can also look our FAQ page and services.
Location is very important when you are searching for a good property in Istanbul. The city has 39 district in its border, because of that finding a good property, whether for investment or living, can be challenging. It is important to decide which district of Istanbul you want to own an investment or a house before you start looking for property.
We know and understand the importance of the district decision for an investment. For that reason we have a page which you can find all properties with their district information. Besides, we prepared a property map for you. In this map you can find properties in Bakirkoy, and also you can see other properties which is near Bakirkoy. Other then that you can find the most important districts, such as Beylikdüzü, Esenyurt, Bomonti and Taksim in this map.