Everything You Must Know About Başakşehir District In Istanbul

Başakşehir district in istanbul

Başakşehir district occupies the throne of the most vital areas of the European part of Istanbul and it is one the 39 (municipal) districts in istanbul. Başakşehir is surrounded by Arnavutköy in the north, Küçükçekmece and Avcılar in the south, Esenlar in the east, and Esenyurt in the west. Basaksehir is divided into 10  municipalities, most notably Bahçeşehir and Kayaşehir.

Başakşehir is one of the most prestigious and modern neighborhoods in Istanbul. And it is a very attractive area for foreign and local investors, because of its modern infrastructure, integrated service and luxury residential projects, such as the OG115 and OG132

Education In Başakşehir:

 Anatolian Vocational and Technical High School

Başakşehir has a number of top ranked primary, middle and secondary schools in addition to secondary vocational schools, such as Imam Hatip Schools, Al-Huda International Schools, Anatolian Vocational and Technical High School, etc. As well as important universities like Bahçeşehir University and Ibn Haldun University.

Health & Hospitalization In Başakşehir:

Başakşehir Medical City

There is Başakşehir Government Hospital, which is one of the most important public hospitals in Istanbul, in addition to Başakşehir Medical City, which is one of the largest and most important medical cities in Turkey and other hospitals.

Social and Cultural Features In Başakşehir:

Bahçeşehir Gölet Park

Başakşehir contains an artificial lake that extends over an area of ​​26 thousand square meters and is the largest artificial lake of Istanbul. It is surrounded by a large park called Bahçeşehir Gölet Park. 

Numerous festivals and events take place in Başakşehir throughout the year, like jazz festivals, theatrical performances and Ramadan celebrations. 

The largest stadium in Turkey, the Ataturk Olympic Stadium, is located in Başakşehir.

Başakşehir also contains many social facilities and provides integrated services for its residents.

Transportation In Başakşehir:

Başakşehir is connected to a strong transportation network, Public and private buses and the metro line operate at regular times. These transportation facilities link each other to enable you to reach any part of Istanbul easily. And TEM motorway which extends from Lisbon, Portugal to Gürbulak, Turkey, on the border with Iran passes through Başakşehir. 

The importance Of Başakşehir: 

  • Başakşehir is the most developed district in Istanbul in terms of its modern infrastructure.
  • It is a quiet area away from the noise.
  • It is the closest area to the new Istanbul Airport.
  • Its proximity to the new Istanbul Canal.
  • Başakşehir Medical City is one of the largest and most important medical cities in Turkey.
  • The TEM motorway crosses Başakşehir and the E5 highway passes near it.
  • Başakşehir represents a rich social environment, includes many shopping centers, theaters, cinemas, conference and celebration halls, and the huge sports stadium 
  • A suitable district for families and a number of activities are held for children.
  • It is characterized by a high level of cleanliness and its large green areas. 

Info About Başakşehir that might interest you:

A recent report published by Zingat indicated an increase in the prices of residential properties in Başakşehir by 3.38% in the last month amounted to 713,800 Turkish liras, which means, the average prices in Başakşehir are somewhat higher compared to these in Istanbul in general. From here, it represents a great opportunity as it includes a number of luxury and modern projects with a high rental and investment guarantee.

The city also witnessed an increase in its population by 2.1%, where the population density reaches 469,924 people, all of whom are from the high class and well-educated, and more than 60% of its residents are married, so it is a very suitable area for families.

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