If you are looking for an enchanting, conservative area in the western Black Sea region of Turkey, Bolu is just the place for you. Bolu offers beauty and sophistication with stunning mountainous backdrops, lush green forests and scenic lakes. The town of Goynuk is littered with traditional Turkish houses and Bolu villas, and there are numerous attractions in and around this area which range from the bustling Monday market to lakes, a ski resort and thermal springs.
Bolu is a busy market town as opposed to being a large city with one long shopping street, which is one of the main reasons that the area appeals to those looking to retire to the sun or people that are looking for a good rental investment and opportunity. Bolu villas and properties provide a fantastic opportunity for those looking for an idyllic area to invest in, whether this is for a holiday retreat or to inject some peace in their lifestyle.
How much does property cost in Bolu?
Bolu is an area that has undergone much development yet in a subtle way that has not contributed to a loss of any of the traditional charm that makes it such a viable proposition. Prices in the area are exceptional value with new apartments starting from just $50,000 and spacious villas amidst the beautiful countryside locations and offering stunning views available for as little as $150,000.
Why buy a property in Bolu?
Bolu is a popular tourist location for Turkish families and has not yet become common knowledge as an investment prospect. By purchasing you would be to a certain extent entering the market before the prices begin to escalate and properties become limited. Current prices are less than half of those in the current property hot spots in Turkey.
Bolu as an area also offers the best of both worlds with a ski resort and fine beaches that are within 30 miles of one another, meaning that there is the potential to ski from December to March, swim in the Black Sea from June to September and then use the rest of the time enjoying some walking, cycling or just indulging in some sun and relaxation.
With the climate and varied activities that are on offer, Bolu makes a perfect investment opportunity with a number of ways that a property could be marketed with regards to rental possibilities with several ways to maximise on return on the investment all year round.
For those who are simply looking to relocate, the warmer summer climate is really appealing, as unlike the Mediterranean offerings which many find overpowering, the climate is softer in such a way that on most summer day’s children can safely play outside or on the beach with just the minimum of sun protection required.
There are properties and Bolu villas of all types available to suit all requirements and these are complete with all of the facilities one could want from a medium sized town. There is a good array of shops and restaurants to choose from plus a large market every Monday that sees many local people from other areas travelling to do their weekly shop of essentials. Bolu is also perfectly located as it is within easy reach of Ankara and Istanbul with an excellent selection of transportation options.
If you have ever imagined owning your own property just a few miles from a ski slope and somewhere near the sandy beaches of the Black Sea, now you can.