Avcilar is one of the districts and sub-municipalities of the big city Istanbul. Located on the European side of the city west to Kucukcekmece Lake and between Beylikduzu, Esenyurt, and Kucukcekmece districts, Avcilar is considered as the closest suburb to Istanbul that became one of its districts. Avcilar is mainly a residential district that has some commercial and industrial spots. It is connected with the city through the E5 highway which is the main and most important highway of Istanbul’s, as it passes through the main city centers, connects the European and the Asian sides of Istanbul, and hosts the "Metrobus" which is one of the main public transportations of the city. Avcilar spreads over the left bank of the Kucukcekmece Lake which is planned to be the entrance of the new path between The Marmara Sea and The Black Sea beside the Bosphorus. Providing a safer, faster, and higher capacity path, The Istanbul Canal will be used for commercial marine transportation only preserving the tourist and historical value of the Bosporus. Avcilar is only a few minutes away from Ataturk International Airport (the Old Istanbul Airport), the Istanbul world trade center, and the CNR Expo exhibition center which gave it a specialty for years as a residential and a commercial district. Avcilar hosts the biggest and the main campus of the number one Turkish university; Istanbul University is the most reputable and the oldest university in Istanbul that is providing higher education for more than 70 thousand students every year. The Metrobus is the main public transportation that connects Istanbul districts from Beylikduzu in the west till Kadikoy on the Asian side passing by Avcilar and other districts. Avcilar is expecting more metro lines to be constructed in the next few years to add more options of transportation and connect the district with the new airport. Through Avcilar seaport, boats can be used to reach Avcilar from Bakirkoy on the European side or Bostanci on the Asian side and can travel to some of the Turkish islands in the Sea of Marmara.
Avcilar is relatively a new district and its buildings are modern in general with various types of buildings. From single houses and low-rise buildings to mid-rise buildings, high-rise buildings, or even towers. The residential areas south and north to the E5 highway have a general theme of four or fewer floors normal buildings that could have more floors closer to the highway. Some new complexes are being developed in the district recently adding a new variety to the available options as these new complexes are providing higher buildings and more open landscapes, in addition to the services and facilities which include covered car parking, twenty-four hours security, children's playgrounds, sports courts, swimming pools, fitness saloons and more. View of the city, highway, landscapes, the lake, or the sea can be expected and options of apartments starting from one-bedroom size can be targeted in the multiple and variant residential complexes of Avcilar. The two sides of the E5 highway have a more commercial theme than residential. Many hotels, business centers, shopping centers, shops, and stores are sharing the front of the buildings facing the highway. Firuzkoy Boulevard is another important activity spot as it connects the E5 highway with the E80 highway passing through Esenyurt and ending in Behcesehir. This street is highly active and is planned to be covered with one of the new metro lines. Avcilar is a highly targeted district for student dorms because of its centralized location between a group of universities like Esenyurt University, Beykent University, Gelisim University, and Istanbul Aydin University, in addition to the Istanbul University which is the biggest and is already located in Avcilar. This made Avcilar a favorite district for university students.Whether you are looking for a residential property or a commercial one, you can choose from the apartments, villas, offices, shops, or dorm options available in Avcilar.
The price range to be expected in Avcilar is around 1000 USD to 2200 USD per square meter. The location of Avcilar makes it a wonderful residential area as it is in the middle between the central part of Istanbul and the outer districts. Avcilar residents can move easily towards Atakoy, Zeytinburunu, Fatih, or Sisli just as easy as going towards Esenyurt, Beylikduzu, or Bahcesehir. Avcilar has the advantage of having a coast facing the Marmara Sea and another coast facing the Kucukcekmece Lake. These two coasts are not well invested and still having a big potential for investing and get more of their views and shores. The new project of Canal Istanbul will give exceptional importance for Avcilar as a gate for the Canal and because it has more suitable lands to be invested in developments related to the functions of the Canal. The industrial area in the northern part of Avcilar started to be transformed into a residential and commercial area that has the advantage of being close to the E80 highway which helps in reaching other parts of Istanbul easily. Reaching the new Istanbul Airport from Avcilar is easy and might not take more than thirty minutes.
Although it has been inhabited for a few decades Avcilar is still a developing district, and with its important location it has a great potential for offering amazing investment opportunities in both residential and commercial developments. Choosing the best or most profitable property to buy in Avcilar might not be that easy for the foreign investor without help from a local real estate expert like CCT Investments. CCT Investments has a long experience in the Turkish real estate market especially in Istanbul. By consulting CCT Investments as your local real estate expert you will save the precious time and efforts of searching for the property that meets your preferences and needs. A simple step of filling the inquiry form will be enough for starting the searching journey towards the property that you dreamed of.