Alanya is a touristic center on Turkey's Mediterranean coast, 135 kilometers east of Antalya. The city of Alanya is a large town on the seacoast. To the east and west of Alanya lie inviting turquoise seas fringed by extensive golden beaches. The magnificent Taurus Mountains provide a breathtaking backdrop to this enchanting resort. Crowning the headland is a sprinkling of Citadel towers and just below is a delightful harbour guarded by the Red Tower, an unusual building. Alanya is a beautiful holiday center of modern hotels and motels, numerous fish restaurants and cafes and bars. There are twisting narrow alleyways tempting shoppers with their colourful boutiques and stalls of cheese-cloth dresses, carpets, copper and jewellery.Alanya real estate and Property in Alanya is a just minutes from gorgeous beaches, busy markets and good restaurants. Unlike other parts of Turkey where sea views are rare or have an extortionate price tag attached, it’s possible to find a quality sea view houses and apartments for sale in Alanya without breaking the bank.House prices in Alanya start at around from 40,000 eur and represent an incredible chance to get yourself a foot on Turkey’s real estate ladder. The bulk of Alanya properties consist of apartments with good facilities like gyms, pools, children’s playgrounds and security. Spending a little more on your Alanya home (Euro 70,000+) will open up a world of luxury: penthouse suites, hotel style facilities and beachside homes. There are also a number of villas for sale in Alanya, starting at around Euro 90,000 and ranging to Euro 350,000 for larger and more luxurious homes in Alanya.Popular with English holiday house buyers, Alanya is a home to a sizeable expat population. As it’s a working city, facilities such as hospitals, supermarkets and shopping centres are open year round. This has encouraged a number of buyers, attracted by favourable prices and the favourable weather. Sun and sea. However, Real Estate in Alanya also has that something more: investment potential; lifestyle potential: all the ingredients for a sunny future.Where to purchase property in Alanya? Although part of Antalya Province, Alanya is now outgrown its status as a town. It has become a city on its own right. It is expected that Alanya will break away from Antalya Province before 2020 forming its own province with towns such as Gazipasa, Kargicak, Mahmutlar, Kestel, Oba, Alanya centre, Avsallar to name just the most popular districts. When you drive from Gazipasa airport toward Alanya town centre on that exceptionally well looked after dual carriage-way, you pass by a very long stretch of sandy beachfront. This is a distance of some 30 minutes or so, where you have the beautiful Mediterranean blue to your left and residences to your right. Seaside districts such as Kargicak, Mahmutlar, Kestel and Oba are all situated along this drive.