If you are looking for a guaranteed return on your investment then look no further than O’Donnellan & Joyce’s all day October 6 auction.
The large auction of more than 60 properties contains ideal investment properties all over Galway city, especially suitable for students, young professionals, and families. The variety on offer ranges from apartments in Gleann na Rí, Renmore, and Cuan Glas on Bishop O’Donnell Road, to three distinguished properties on Newcastle Road in need of refurbishment, right through to a large detached house in Carragh Mews, Knocknacarra.
The rental market in Galway city is currently at an all-time high and demand is through the roof. This, combined with the favourable selling prices of desirable homes in Galway, makes it an excellent time to invest.
Below are just some of the exciting investment opportunities available in the October auction which sees more than 60 properties go under the hammer.
No 37 Ce na Mara, The Docks: This two bedroom city centre apartment is located in the dockland area of Galway city. Ce Na Mara has long been regarded as an exclusive complex and comprises a mix two and three bedroom apartments and townhouses overlooking well maintained communal areas and landscaping. No 37 Ce Na Mara extends to approximately 700sq ft. This would be an ideal investment property. AMV is €158,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4pm.
No 213 Gleann na Rí, Murrough, Renmore: This spacious three bedroom apartment is located within a secure apartment complex, just a leisurely stroll from GMIT, Merlin Park Hospital, and Bon Secours Hospital. It is also within walking distance of Ballyloughane beach. This would be an ideal investment opportunity. AMV is €90,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 4.30pm to 5pm.
No 2 Lower Newcastle, Galway: This is a substantial detached residence in a high profile location. The property is adjacent to UHG and directly opposite NUIG. It is within walking distance of Galway city centre and all local amenities. Although this property is in need of total refurbishment, it would make an ideal investment opportunity. AMV is €295,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm.
No 7 Upper Newcastle, Galway: This superb six bedroom terraced property is situated in a high profile location opposite the Kingfisher Leisure Centre and entrance to NUIG. It is within walking distance of Galway city centre and all local amenities. No 7 Upper Newcastle would make an ideal investment property. AMV is €235,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm.
No 75 Tirellan Heights: This superb four bed detached house is located on the Headford Road within easy access of all bus routes, shopping centres, NUIG, and UHG. It stands on a large, elevated, corner site which gives ample provision for an extension (subject to planning ). AMV is €210,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon.
No 12 Gleann Noinin, College Road: This ground floor two bed apartment of c900sq ft is presented in excellent condition. It is close to Lough Atalia, The g Hotel, the Eye Cinema, and within walking distance of Eyre Square. This is an ideal investment opportunity. AMV is €120,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm.
No 3 Kirwan's Lane, Galway city centre: This property comprises a large commercial unit on the ground floor with two large apartments on the first and second floors. This is a listed building, being sold as is and with tenants in place. AMV is €300,000. Viewing by appointment.
No 16 Inchagoill Road, Newcastle: This is a fine four/five be detached property located close to NUIG and UHG. Presented in excellent condition this is a wonderful family home but equally a great investment property because of it closeness to all facilities. Enjoys a good sized rear garden and off street parking. AMV is €340,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm.
No 18 Woodlands Avenue, Renmore: This is one of the most attractive properties to come to the market in the Renmore area for some time. Having always been owner occupied, it has been cared for and maintained to a very high standard. No 18 enjoys a good sized rear garden and off street parking. This is a wonderful family home. It is within walking distance of a number of local primary schools in the area and Ballyloughane Beach is a short stroll away. AMV is €250,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm.
No 104 College Road: To the front this property looks like a small bungalow, however inside it has a converted attic and a basement which creates ample extra accommodation. It has a large rear garden with access on to Lough Atalia Road and enjoys panoramic views of Lough Atalia and Galway Bay. Having always been a family home, it is presented in excellent condition, it benefits by a large solid stove in the kitchen, oil fired central hearing, double glazing, and a feature fireplace in the living room. AMV is €180,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 5pm to 6pm.
No 3 Newcastle Road, Galway: This is a large two storey property divided into four apartments. The property includes a large rear yard with side access. Close to NUIG AND UHG. If restored to its original state this would make a superb family home where the large area to the rear could be converted into a great garden. The property retains many of its original characteristics and is within a stone’s throw of the city centre and all amenities in the locality. AMV is €230,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm.
No 7 Woodhaven, Merlin Park: This is a fantastic four/five bed family home presented in excellent condition, located close to GMIT and Merlin Park Hospital and all schools and amenities in the Renmore area. Having always been owner occupied this property is one of a number of similar type properties in Woodhaven that has matured very well over the years. Woodhaven is only minutes from the M6 access and is within a few minutes’ drive of many shopping centres. Ballyloughane Beach is a leisurely stroll away or is approximately five minutes by car. AMV is €360,000. Open viewing Thursdays and Saturdays 5pm to 6pm.
No 19 Lisdonagh Apts, Bishop O’Donnell Road: This very attractive two bed apartment is located just off Bishop O’Donnell Road. It is within walking distance of the Prom, Galway Golf Club, Galway Lawn Tennis Club, and all amenities. This would be a wonderful investment opportunity or starter home. Presented in very good condition, this property must be viewed to be appreciated. AMV is €90,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm.
No 5 Carragh Mews, Knocknacarra: This three bedroom detached residence is located in a beautiful and much sought after residential estate just off the Knocknacarra Road. The estate is one mile from Salthill Promenade and within minutes of Joyce’s Supermarket and Knocknacarra Shopping Centre. It is serviced by an excellent road and bus network connecting to Galway city, Barna, and surrounding areas. AMV is €220,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 5pm to 6pm.
No 38 Bayview Rise, Ballybane: This lovely three bed semidetached property is ideally located in the popular area of Ballybane. Just minutes from the GMIT, Merlin Park, and many of the nearby industrial estates, this would make a great starter home or investment property. The property is presented very well and is close to a fine green area which is ideal for anyone with a young family. AMV is €80,000. Open viewing Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm.
Apartment 104A, Lower Salthill: This is a fine two/three bed apartment that offers off street parking and a private rear garden. This bright and spacious property includes a large lounge room, downstairs wc, open plan kitchen/breakfast room, and a downstairs bedroom/study/office with en suite. The sleeping accommodation comprises two bedrooms, one single and one master bedroom en suite, and a main bathroom. AMV is €100,000. Open viewing Thursdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm.
For further details and open viewing times see www.odonnjoyce.com for full brochure and pictures of each property, or contact the O’Donnellan and Joyce auction team on 091 564212.