Over the last four weeks, O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers has been busy compiling information and generating adverts for the 34 lots it will offer for sale by means of live public auction on Friday December 13 at 12 noon in the Harbour Hotel in Galway. Viewings are held twice weekly on most properties and many boast significant reserve reductions with vendors wanting to obtain sales prior to the year end. Value and variety are surely on offer at this final O’Donnellan & Joyce nationwide property auction of the year.
Returning to the landmark auction venue for the final time this year and celebrating the company's 55th auction in the Harbour Hotel since the change of venue in 2012, auctioneer Colm O’Donnellan said: “We are delighted to offer over 30 properties for sale next week with a wonderful variety of apartments, detached and semidetached homes in Galway city and county and indeed nationwide. Given this quiet time of year in the property market, we are delighted to offer such a diverse catalogue and this really does give any prospective buyer a superb chance to acquire great value on the day with many properties being offered at substantially reduced reserve prices.”
There promises to be a property on offer to suit every budget and requirement on the day, with advised minimum values ranging from €30,000 to more than €300,000 and locations across seven counties. O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers has noted a rise in the number of people viewing the auction properties as this method of sale gains popularity. Phone bidding and internet bidding are two very popular services on offer, with interest from purchasers in O’Donnellan & Joyce’s last auction spanning the globe from Australia to Dublin and across the nation, and even as close as Athenry.
No matter where in the world you are located on auction day, O’Donnellan & Joyce will facilitate you by offering remote bidding services and a live stream of the auction through the ‘odj.auctioneers’ Facebook page and on its website and phone, proxy, and internet bidding services. Prospective buyers are reminded to contact the office at 5 Mary Street as early as possible in advance of the auction to facilitate the registration process for remote bidding.
As this is the final auction of 2019, O’Donnellan & Joyce thanks all its clients who chose to sell their property with the company this year. “We appreciate the business and we look forward to a prosperous New Year, and of course we welcome all business from valuations and sales to lettings and management," Mr O'Donnellan added. "We anticipate the final auction of the year to be a sell out with many properties offering reduced reserves as vendors wish to liquidise these assets before the holiday period. To that end, we would recommend to any prospective purchasers that they check out our auction catalogue, complete their due diligence, and get their finances in place in time for our ‘must sell’ December property auction which guarantees value.”
For a full listing of the nationwide auction catalogue, visit www.odonnjoyce.com If you cannot make it to the auction in person, you can watch the live auction online at www.odonnjoyce.com or, if you wish to bid on any property, contact the auction team on 091 564 212 today to register as a phone or proxy bidder.
A brief description of some of the Galway city and county properties can be found below, with the remaining properties listed in full on the O’Donnellan & Joyce website.
No 182 Dun na Coiribe, Headford Road
Detached four bed home in an award winning estate with mix of semidetached, detached, apartments, and townhouses all finished to an extremely high standard. Wonderful manicured green areas with mature trees and shrubbery throughout. Walking distance of NUIG, UHG, retail and industrial parks. This is an ideal location close to Galway city centre.
AMV: €350,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm.
No 17 Ashling Court, Renmore
Stunning three bed penthouse residence with views of Galway Bay and the Burren. Moments from GMIT, Merlin Park Hospital, Galway Clinic, and Parkmore Business Park. Sizable balcony area with panoramic views, high ceilings, three fine sized bedrooms, master en suite. Open plan living/kitchen/dining room with large feature south facing windows. Gas fired central heating, recessed lighting, utility room, integrated appliances.
AMV: 325,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm.
No 2 Fairhill Road Upper, Claddagh
Charming light filled mid terrace two bed residence in excellent condition. West facing rear garden with patio and paved parking to front. Experience city living at its best in one of Galway’s most historic and desirable residential areas. Every conceivable facility is on the doorstep in this vibrant community. One of the most special homes to come on the market in this outstanding location.
AMV: €250,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon.
No 63 Corrib Park, Newcastle
Mid terrace three bed residence located in Corrib Park overlooking Siobhan McKenna Road, within walking distance of NUIG, UHG and the city centre. Close to Westside Shopping Centre and primary and secondary schools. The property is tenanted and is being sold with tenants in place.
AMV: €210,000. Viewing by appointment.
No 6 Tirellan Heights, Headford Road, Galway
Three bedroom semidetached residence in a popular and convenient residential area of Galway city. The area offers a family friendly environment with green spaces, ease of access to both east and west Galway city, local amenities, shopping facilities such as Terryland Retail Park, quality primary and secondary schools, and is close to NUIG.
AMV: €175,000. Open viewing Saturdays 1pm to 1.30pm.
No 26 Carrowmanagh, Oughterard
Lovely three bed end of terrace family home on a large corner site. St Paul's Secondary School and the national school are very close by. Strolling distance to Oughterard village centre with wide range of shops, restaurants, and bars. Recent upgrades include insulation and solid stove in the kitchen with back boiler. Wooden Venetian blinds are fitted throughout the property and all windows are double-glazed.
AMV: €160,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 2.15pm to 3.15pm.
Unit 1, Kilkerrin Park, Liosban, Tuam Road
Ground floor warehouse with overhead offices located just off the main Tuam Road approximately 1.5 miles from Galway city centre. The property measures c2,100sq ft in total. Extremely central location with access from both the Headford Road and Tuam Road.
AMV €145,000. Viewing by appointment.
Pollnabrone, Menlough, Co Galway
Five bedroom detached residence standing on a mature site of circa 0.6 acre. Set in a rural location with large gardens to the front and rear. The property offers spacious living accommodation and is in good condition throughout. This would be an ideal family home. Folio number GY75366F.
AMV: €140,000. Open viewing Saturdays 11am to 11.30am.
No 57 Danesfort Drive, Loughrea
Four bedroom semidetached residence with off street parking and a garden to the rear. Danesfort Drive is within walking distance of the town centre and all local amenities, and offers easy access to the motorway for connection to Galway, Limerick, Sligo, and Dublin. This is a very well maintained development in a popular location for both home owners and investors.
AMV: €125,000. Open viewing Saturdays 1.45pm to 2.15pm.
Unit 1 Coill Rainne, Moycullen
Retail unit located on the edge of the popular and expanding village of Moycullen. Within a small complex facing directly onto the Clifden Road. Moycullen serves a large catchment area and has all the amenities such as shopping centre, schools, church and restaurants. Currently let as a hardware store and is being sold with tenants in situ.
AMV: €120,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 1pm to 1.30pm.
No 4 Railway Avenue, Clifden,
Five bedroom townhouse ideally located on the edge of Clifden town and within walking distance of all amenities and services. Clifden which is known as the 'Capital of Connemara', is a popular tourist destination and attracts tourists both locally and internationally. The accommodation is spread over three floors with a large garden and off street communal parking. The ground floor accommodation consists of kitchen/dining area to the front with a large living room overlooking the rear garden. The first floor has three bedrooms and the main bathroom. The second floor has two more bedrooms, one of which is en suite.
AMV: €95,000. Open viewing Saturdays 10.30am to 11am.
No 84 Tur Uisce, Doughiska, Galway
One bedroom ground floor apartment situated just off the main Doughiska road close to industrial estates, Galway Clinic, and Briarhill Shopping Centre. This is a modern apartment complex on the east side of Galway city where there is good demand for investment properties. The property is currently tenanted and the agent has been informed that the contracted rent is €900 per month. The property is being sold with tenants in situ.
AMV: €120,000. Open viewing Saturday 12 noon to 12.30pm.
Main Street, Craughwell
Semidetached three bed in village centre, in need of complete refurbishment. Pubs, restaurants, schools, churches, medical centre, and a host of shops are all found locally. Easy access to Galway city and neighbouring towns and close to both M6 and M18 motorways. Attractive to purchasers looking for a project with great potential and easy commute to surrounding areas.
AMV: €80,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon.
Full details are available on www.odonnjoyce.com including the full list of properties on offer, covering Galway city and county, Mayo, Roscommon, Leitrim, Sligo, Donegal, and Limerick. Details are also available from the auction team at O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers, 5 Mary Street, Galway, 091 564 212, email [email protected].