By Dennis Isong
Buying a property is not as much as knowing where to buy the property. You can buy a property and end up discovering that the chosen area is a big mistake because of the lack of its profitability.
There are certain features you should look out for when buying a property and one of them is its proximity to general amenities such as a popular hotel, shopping mall, etc.
But we are focusing on shopping mall in this article.
Buying an apartment is always the first choice for people who are interested in getting started with a real estate investment. But with most investments, you have to start it right. An obvious choice for your real estate investment would be an apartment in a highly-urbanised area, specifically properties that are near shopping malls.
Easy access to products and items that are only available in shopping centres
If you ask many people, they would tell you how tedious it is looking for household/personal needs to buy and not finding them close by. It’s frustrating to go to your nearby store and then realise that they are all out of your favourite household brand. This is why it’s a big advantage to live in an apartment that is near a shopping centre. You won’t have to worry about looking for a certain product or item because you know that the store has a lot of them in stock. Also, going from your apartment to the shopping centre is just a few meters away, making the whole experience faster and more comfortable.
Access to schools, parks, and other recreational facilities
An area that has a mall facility is an area that bustles with activities. Such areas will have schools, parks, hospitals, etc around which makes having a property close by worthwhile.
Besides, these places are very convenient for a person with a growing family.
A shopping centre makes for a great landmark
Landmarks are important features to look out for when buying a property. One of the biggest issues with moving to a new place is having to describe your new place. However, if you’re living right next to a shopping centre or commercial district, you can easily tell your friends or family members to find the particular shopping centre and call them out once they’ve arrived.
No problem with public transportation
Unlike some places where getting transportation is an extreme sport because of where it’s located, property near a shopping mall does not have issues with that. Since it’s an area bustling with activities, you are sure of a good and active transport system.
It is very easy to pick up and sends off your visitors should they want to visit you in your apartment. The same can also be said for you when you need to commute either for work or travel.
Availability of many shops and restaurants near the shopping centre
You are open to choices and varieties because of the availability of shops and restaurants.
A shopping centre is bound to have a lot of small shops and restaurants that you and your family can enjoy. Besides, who doesn’t want to eat out in a fancy restaurant just a few metres away from your doorstep?
Your apartment is located right in the heart of the city or town
Mall developers make sure that their business is always located in an area where a lot of people pass by and/or meet during the day. So, if your apartment is located right next to a huge shopping centre, then you can be sure that your apartment is located right in the heart of the city. You are in the vicinity of the most vital parts of the city such as the main road, schools, and business districts.
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