When Turkey is mentioned, what comes to mind is how beautiful and historically important its cities are. In every corner of this beautiful country you will find a city of amazing historical importance. Izmir is no exception. It is such a fascinating place that its history dates back to the ancient Greeks and it is possible to find a remarkable piece of history almost anywhere in Izmir.
The historical beauty of Izmir attracts dozens of tourists from different countries throughout the year, people come to visit this fascinating city to see the wonders that many ancient civilizations have left in this city.
However, what makes this city so great is not only its historical importance, but also the fact that it is home to the Aegean Sea, making Izmir a perfect summer vacation destination.
In general, the characteristics of Izmir make it an excellent city for tourism and sightseeing. It is an excellent candidate for investment. The reasons why Izmir is an excellent city for investment and the best investment opportunities are given below.
1. Agricultural Investment in İzmir
Agriculture in Izmir is particularly advantageous among the green regions of Turkey as this beautiful city is located in the Aegean region. – In particular, the proximity to the Aegean Sea makes the Izmir region agriculturally particularly productive. Aside from its very fertile soil, it offers a wide variety of crops and offers a very sophisticated environment and atmosphere for agricultural investment. This is all the more guaranteed, especially considering the following factors:
1. The state itself promotes agricultural investments and ensures the provision of all facilities.
2. There remains an abundance of job opportunities, especially when many people with valuable experience are looking for jobs in such a specialty, and there is no shortage of manpower.
3. Climate factors play an important role in agriculture in İzmir. The climate is so generous that, as has already been said, it allows the cultivation of various crops on the rich soils of İzmir.
4. Izmir is geographically so perfectly located that there is no shortage of arable land.
5. There is no difference between domestic and foreign investors, everyone who wants is open to agricultural investment.
2. Industrial Investments in İzmir
Another excellent opportunity for Izmir is that it is a city prone to renewal and aims to renovate its downtown buildings in a modern way. This presents many opportunities for those looking to invest:
Considering the earthquakes of the past, the people of Izmir are trying to replace their old houses with modern earthquake-proof houses in the future. This creates an excellent opportunity for people involved in earthquake-proof construction work. Izmir is the perfect candidate for this way of working.
In addition, Sığacık, one of the districts of İzmir that is gaining popularity lately, is a perfect place for a tourist cottage settlement, be it as a place of business or to own a property. Everything is better because Sığacık is perfectly located near the most popular districts of İzmir, such as Çeşme or Alaçatı, where the majority of İzmir residents live.
3. Tourism Investments in Izmir
Izmir is one of the most attractive tourist cities in Turkey. Dozens of people visit this beautiful city in every season. Whether it’s for historical sightseeing or a warm summer vacation, Izmir has those who want to have a merry time. For this reason, hotels and resorts are a perfect business opportunity in Izmir. In addition, there are also opportunities for medical tourism in Izmir. While Turkey is already a center for medical tourism, Izmir also offers quite a valuable position for those who want to invest in medical tourism in Izmir.
Tourist trips to the ancient sites of Izmir are also a perfect opportunity for new investors, dozens of historical sites such as Agora, Pergamon, Ephesus and many other ancient cities are of great interest to the tourists who travel to Izmir. For this reason, investing in organizing a tourist trip to these remarkable places is a perfect opportunity as interest in these places never diminishes.
Namely, a Russian businessman named Roman Abramovich will buy Izmir’s football club Göztepe. This will be a big factor for Russian tourists to flock to Izmir.
Overall, the people of Izmir are a humble people who are culturally modern and open-minded. In this city, different people of different cultures live peacefully together. It is even claimed that Izmir is one of the quietest cities in Turkey to live in. This multicultural harmony is a perfect atmosphere to connect with and explore other cultures of the world and is an excellent way to get a head start in investing in Izmir’s commercial businesses.
Turkey always welcomes new names in tourism sector, Izmir especially on this matter. Some cities in Turkey that are considered tourism hubs, namely Istanbul and Antalya, while attracting an invaluable crowd of people, generally show a high interest in certain tourist groups over others. For example, people from Russia always travel to Antalya. Izmir, on the other hand, is such a beautiful place that almost everyone around the world visits this city, since its ancient beauties attract not only a specific group, but various ones from the corners of the world.
4. Real estate investment in Izmir
It goes without saying that Izmir is indeed the jewel of the Aegean – with all the busy opportunities it obviously offers, investing in real estate is also, in particular, a prime investment opportunity.
This, especially with the fact that Izmir is constantly seeking adequate renovation and transforming the city through and through, opens up dozens of opportunities for investment in real estate, the value of real estate increases significantly at every turn, which attracts attention further and other investors to settle down as well. This factor is especially present in certain parts of Izmir that have high demand for trade or tourism. Such as Sıgacik, Menemen, Balcova and Urla.
Does the Turkish government support investors in Izmir?
Yes! The Turkish government always welcomes new investors who want to get involved with open arms, especially if these investors want to invest in Turkey’s most touristic cities and beyond one of its megacities.
Despite all these factors and the factors listed above, the Turkish government never stops encouraging new investors to cooperate with them. And make sure no investment is wasted and yields the fruits of their efforts. In addition, the Turkish government provides generous support programs for R&D and innovation projects, employee training initiatives and exporters through various grants, incentives and loans.
With all these investment opportunities, Izmir is absolutely a perfect city for investment. This beautiful city offers opportunities for various businesses and is a rising star not only in tourism but also in commerce. Truly, this city will never cease to amaze and fascinate those who decide to settle there or just visit. The future is here and Izmir welcomes you with all my heart.