If you want to buy an apartment in Antalya, Lara is the area that we highly recommend. This resort area is part of the Muratpaşa region and is a favourite vacation spot for residents, as well as tourists from all over Europe.
What are the advantages of buying an apartment in Antalya
Antalya is Turkey's most popular tourist municipality. The infrastructure was created for recreation and entertainment and is similar in quality to the Cote d'Azur: luxury hotels, gourmet restaurants, theatres and concert halls. In reviews, people who have been here have compared this region to the Riviera.
In addition to the mild subtropical climate, clean beaches and the warm Mediterranean Sea, several factors influence the decision to purchase real estate for permanent residence in this region:
The opportunity to obtain Turkish citizenship after 5 years of having a permanent home in this country. A residence permit must be obtained after your visa has finished
If you buy a property worth $4000,000 or more you are able to gain Turkish Citizenship.(June 2022 updated fig.)
Numerous ex-pat communities exist in Antalya and nearby resort villages. There is many kindergartens and schools which teach in foreign languages.
Developed urban infrastructure: high-speed autobahns, parking lots, supermarkets, banks, medical centres.
Quality public services.
Approval to buy more than one property.
Kindliness towards foreigners.
Proximity to the International Airport
Rental oportunities. With many visitors attracted to Antalya, the rental market is extremely buoyant making your initial investment pay for itself very quickly.
What real estate can be purchased
Lara is the fashionable administrative district in Antalya, which is dissimilar to the rest of the municipality with its high business activity. Therefore, unlike Kaleichi and Konyaalti, commercial properties are in high demand here: shops, warehouses, offices.
Living in Lara is prestigious, which is why wealthy Turkish citizens and other foreign nationals buy real estate here.
We offer our customers the following types of apartments:
Apartments "2 + 1" and "3 + 1" in a residential complex close to the beach
Apartments "1 + 1" and "2 + 1" in low-rise buildings
Luxurious 4-bedroom apartments in multi-storey buildings near Lara Central Park;
Spacious villas by the sea.
The price of homes is evaluated by the number of rooms, the finished quality and proximity to the sea.
We advise you not to make a choice based solely on photos on the Internet. Book a free inspection tour to Lara by contacting our managers by phone or online chat. We will provide you with a transfer from the airport to the place of your choice if selected; the property will be reserved in your name.
Overview of Lara Antalya
Lara is in the east of Antalya's Municipality, 15 km from Antalya Airport.
Travelling distance from the airport takes 20-30 minutes, bus number 600 and 800 run around the clock. Their route runs through the city centre to the intercity bus station. Tickets can are available at the machine at the exit of the international terminal. If you arrive with children and heavy luggage, you can order a taxi through the 7/24HotelTransfer service. The price depends on the destination.
Lara is a business and resort area of Antalya. In the centre, there are offices of large European and Turkish companies. The tourist parts are in smaller areas closer to the sea.
The best medical clinics in Antalya are in Lara: Yaşam, BSK Lara, Memorial. Last year Awaros fitness centre opened here, which welcomes up to 300 customers at any time.
Caglayan is an indoor specialized sports complex, an excellent place for children. There is a ballet school Maria Yilmaz Bale Okulu for people of all ages and a ballroom dance school Modern Dance. In 2018, Amadeus School of Music and ASMEK Center for Applied Arts opened for students.
The city has exclusive tracks for cyclists and skaters, and all parks are equipped with free exercise equipment.
For morning runs, there is a safe lane alongside the sea. Lara is an area located on a hill, so most of the coast is a steep rocky cliff down to the sea.
Its total length is 15 km, and the only beach, Altinkum ("golden sand"), occupies about 7 km. It begins near Kundu and ends on the outskirts of Antalya.
Kundu is the fashionable area of the Lara district. It borders with Belek and is considered a resort for wealthy vacationers. There are no crowded shops or nightclubs. Kundu impresses with the magnificence of luxury hotels, carefully thought-out landscape design of the streets, a full (50 m) strip of pristine beach and an extensive park area for picnics, a beautiful place to live and relax for couples or families with children.
Residents of new complexes have direct access to a pool and separate access to the sea. The cost of apartments here per 1 m² is comparable to prices in Belek.
Interesting sights to see in Lara:
The highest waterfall in Turkey is Duden. You can admire the 40-meter-high cliff both from the observation area or from the deck of a yacht, rented from the harbour.
The indoor botanical garden park houses butterflies. In an area of 1500 m², there are more than 1000 different insects and ornamental plants.
"Upside down house" is an attraction of optical illusions, which both children and adults enjoy visiting.
Summer Home Real Estate are here to support you at every stage of your house buying journey. We pride ourselves in listening to our customers wish list and then providing them with a selection of homes based on their criteria. Our job doesn't end with your house sale because we can help you furnish your new home and can help with securing bank accounts and Residence Permits.