In the far Southwest of Turkey on the Aegean coast lies a mesmerizing port city named, Bodrum. Bodrum holds a Mediterranean climate, which means a hot and sunny summer.
Millions of tourists visit Bodrum every year from every part of the world to enjoy its perfect weather. Bodrum is known for its white town houses and hotels, Saxon blue doors and window frames. Wherever you go in Bodrum, you will be surrounded by Bougainvillea flowers. The town’s center is also surrounded by hills which offer an incredible scenery.
Bodrum was once known for the Mausoleum, which was an ancient tomb, built between 353 and 350 BC in the city of Halicarnassus. This monument, which was considered one of the seven wonders of the ancient world was destroyed in the Earthquakes yet some of it remains are showcased in the British Museum.
What’s fascinating about Bodrum is the mix between the ancient and the modern. What used to be an old fishing town, has now the most luxurious hotels and resorts in Turkey. It is also home to many lavish yachts parked in its ports in the Marina Yacht Club, the Palmarina of Yalikavak, or Pruva Marin. On one hand, visitors can enjoy the ancient and traditional side of
Bodrum, by touring around the old town’s shops and eating delicious Aegean dishes in well-maintained traditional local restaurants owned by local families. On the other hand, there is the fancy side of Bodrum, where visitors who prefer high-end eateries could enjoy a great meal with a beautiful view and quality service. The most known place for that is the glamorous Palmarina port in Yalikavak, developed in 2012.
Bodrum is known to be one of the most important sailing destinations. It hosts a boating event called, the BIOR, Bodrum International Optimist Regatta in March, where many sailing competitions and live entertainment are performed. During that time of the year, the city comes alive with many events and celebrations.
Bodrum has all the right factors for a holiday region, with loads of attractions to meet different tastes. There is a big community of rich Turkish people who own houses there and go there every year to enjoy its climate, turquoise beaches, go sailing, skiing and to experience one of the most exciting night lives in Turkey.
Today many residential areas are being built, providing all the facilities and comfort to the tenants. The great part about owning a property for sale in Bodrum is that you get to enjoy a long hot summer that lasts until October along with a dazzling view of the sea side and a remarkable sunset. Bodrum’s recent properties for sale include elite villas, private complexes
with superior finishing, offering a panoramic view of the sea and hills.
Every year, new investments are being held and luxurious resorts are being built in Bodrum. The Real Estate market will keep growing in that region because it has two of the most important factors, a wonderful coastline and an exceptional climate, which drives people to come all the way to enjoy this magical city. Whether you’re looking to buy a property to spend your holidays in, to settle in or to rent out, investing in a property in Bodrum will be a lucrative investment.