he first of O’Donnellan & Joyce’s 2013 auctions gets under way on Friday March 15 when 20 properties will be placed under the hammer.
Included in the line up are a number of properties in various locations around the county. All of these properties are priced to sell and because of this are attracting huge interest. These properties coming into the auction room on March 15 with very realistic AMVs (which are also the reserve prices ), include a variety of properties ranging from family homes to a commercial unit with living accommodation. Locations such as Claregalway, Lackagh, Abbeyknockmoy, Caltra, Headford, Loughrea, Athlone, and Clifden are being added to the range of city properties that will be up for auction on the same day.
“There is wonderful value to be had now for people who want to live outside the city,” said Anne Harding of O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers. “We find that a lot of people from the various areas that are living abroad are taking an interest in properties in their locality that might come up for sale. Because the prices are so attractive now they are in a position to purchase a house that at one time would have been out of their reach.”
No 125 River Oaks, Claregalway
This charming four bed semidetached property comes fully furnished and is presented in very good condition. River Oaks lies in the heart of the very popular village of Claregalway and is within walking distance of all amenities in the village. The AMV is €135,000. Open viewing continues every Wednesday and Saturday from 11am to 12 noon. The solicitor with carriage of sale is John Nash, Abbey Street, Loughrea. The BER is C3.
No 12 Woodlands, Lackagh
No 12 Woodlands is a stunning large three bed home that is finished to the highest possible standard and comes with many extras. It is presented in immaculate condition and has been recently upgraded and redecorated. The attic has been converted to accommodate a large office/playroom. The heating has also been upgraded to one of the finest systems there is. The AMV is €145,000. Open viewing continues every Wednesday from 12.30pm to 1.30pm. The solicitor with carriage of sale is Geraldine Costello, Oranmore Business Park, Oranmore; and the BER is C2.
Located on the main Roscommon road just a mile outside the village of Abbeyknockmoy, this large detached property which has been subdivided inside into two units [subject to planning] is being sold ‘as is’. Finished to a first fix builder’s finish, it stands on a c0.5 acre site that has the potential to be transformed into lovely gardens. The AMV is €30,000. Open viewing continues every Wednesday and Saturday from 2pm to 3pm. The solicitor with carriage of sale is Alan Adams, AMOSS solicitors, 26 Burlington Road, Dublin 4. These homes have BER ratings of D1 and D2.
No 2 Lisnagree, Caltra
This magnificent four bedroom family home extends to in excess of 2,000sq ft and comes to the market with a superior quality finish. An added bonus to this property is that the adjoining site is included in the sale, which leaves the purchaser with many options. Located approximately two miles from the village of Caltra, No 2 Lisnagree is one of the finest homes to come to the market in this area for some time. The AMV is €70,000. Open viewing continues every Wednesday and Saturday from 3.30pm to 4.30pm. The solicitor with carriage of sale is Alan Adams, AMOSS solicitors, 26 Burlington Road, Dublin 4. The BER is C1.
No 2 Lisheenageesha, Headford
This fabulous four bedroom dormer bungalow comes to the market with all the hallmarks of a family home built with great flair and taste. The property is fully finished, however the kitchen still needs to be fitted, which is a bonus to some as most people love to choose their own kitchen. The house comes with solid wood floors, double glazed windows and doors, and many other notable features that make this a lovely home. The AMV is €80,000. Open viewing continues every Wednesday and Saturday from 11am to 12 noon. The solicitor with carriage of sale is Catherine Murphy, Headford. The BER is C1.
No 27 Jardin Drive, Loughrea
This exceptional four bedroom detached family home stands on a large elevated site and is located on the Dublin road in Loughrea. It is within walking distance of schools, shops, the town centre, and all amenities including the Loughrea Lake. No 27 Jardin Drive is a fabulous family home that is presented in superb condition and offers the potential purchaser an abundance of space inside and out. Priced to sell, rarely will a detached home in such good condition come to the market. The AMV is €130,000. Open viewing continues every Wednesday and Saturday from 11am to 12 noon. The solicitor with carriage of sale is John Nash, Abbey Street, Loughrea. The BER is C3.
No 16 Clifden Glen, Clifden
No 16 Clifden Glen stands on an elevated site in a group of similar properties. Built approximately 10 years ago, Clifden Glen is located approximately one mile outside the pretty and very popular town of Clifden in Connemara. This home enjoys wonderful views and the development is managed and maintained by the management company set up by its owners. The complex offers a beautiful residential setting. The AMV is €45,000. Open viewing continues every Saturday from 3.30pm to 4.30pm. The solicitor with carriage of sale is Catherine Murphy, Headford. The BER is E2.
No 19 and 19A River Village, Athlone
Located on the Old Tuam Road in the well established and popular townland of Monksland, Athlone, this property comprises an end of terrace house with a commercial unit on the ground floor and a one bed apartment on the first floor. The commercial unit is one large open space, giving the potential purchaser the option to divide it up whatever way is necessary. The one bed apartment is in good condition (currently occupied ) and comprises entrance hall, living/dining/kitchen, one double bedroom, bathroom, and attic for storage. It is being sold as one lot, with an AMV of €70,000. Open viewing continues every Saturday from 3.30pm to 4.30pm. The solicitor with carriage of sale is Catherine Murphy, Headford.
O’Donnellan & Joyce’s auction on March 15 will also offer for sale properties in Galway city, including two bed apartments in Gort na Coiribe on the Headford Road; Bridgewater Court, Lower Dominick Street; and No 26 An Logan on the Western Distributor Road. Family homes and investment properties will be available in Lurgan Park and Arbutus Avenue in Renmore; Forster Court in the city centre; Ashe Road, Shantalla; Coogan Park, Newcastle; and Hawthorn Place on the Clybaun Road.
Because of the growing attendance at O’Donnellan & Joyce auctions a change of venue was necessary to accommodate vendors and purchasers. The new venue for O’Donnellan & Joyce auctions will be the Harbour Hotel on the Docks. For the first time all O’Donnellan & Joyce auctions will be streamed online live and viewers can follow each auction on the internet as it unfolds. A link is provided on O’Donnellan & Joyce website.
O’Donnellan & Joyce auctions will also take place on Friday May 3, Friday June 14, Friday July 19, Friday September 27, Friday November 1, and Friday December 6.
Bookings are now being take for all auctions. For anyone wishing to place a property for auction on May 3 the list is now being compiled.
All auction enquiries to Colm O’Donnellan on 087 2887446; Tony Joyce on 086 2529110; or Anne Harding on 086 8173335.