Following the success of being named winner of the Irish Independent Regional Excellence Award 2016, along with strong sales results from its November auction, O’Donnellan & Joyce has launched its Wild Atlantic Way Christmas property auction, the seventh and final auction of the year, on December 16 in the Harbour Hotel, New Dock Road, Galway.
O’Donnellan & Joyce, which is the largest auction house outside Dublin, will have more than 40 properties going under the hammer for sale in the December 16 auction. The auction will include properties from all the counties on the Wild Atlantic Way from Donegal to Cavan, Leitrim to Mayo, Roscommon to Galway, and Clare to Kerry.
Colm O’Donnellan of O’Donnellan & Joyce said: “This auction has a large selection of starter homes and residential investment properties, along with commercial properties. We have a variety to choose from in Galway city and county giving excellent value for home owners and investors interested in becoming property owners in the west."
Some of the Galway properties that have been instructed for sale in the December 16 auction are as follows:
No 47 Thornberry, Barna, Co Galway
A modern two bed end of terrace townhouse just minutes’ walk from Barna village centre with its award winning restaurants, The Twelve boutique hotel, primary school, and sandy beach. Barna is a very popular, sought after, location on the shores of Galway Bay. A well serviced village, it has all the amenities that modern living requires being only six miles from Galway city centre. AMV: €270,000.
No 87 Glasan, Ballybane, Galway
Three bed semidetached maisonette (sleeps four ), located opposite GMIT and purpose built to accommodate students and summer holiday lettings. Fully managed with year round rental income. Amenities include 24 hour security, shops, a restaurant, and on site launderette. Only two miles from Galway city centre, on main route into city. Property investments do not get any better. AMV: €105,000.
Cornarun East, Inverin, Co Galway
A detached dormer bungalow on approximately 0.8 acre site of mature, meticulously maintained, gardens, close to the beach and with sea views. Presented in excellent condition throughout, with accommodation to include living room, dining, kitchen, guest wc, bathroom, three bedrooms, master en suite, and a detached garage. AMV: €180,000.
No 34 Michael Collins Road, Mervue, Galway
Mid terrace house with one bedroom self-contained apartment to the rear. Situated in the well-established area of Mervue, one of Galway city’s oldest and most established residential areas. This property would suit both the first time buyer and residential investor. This sought after residential location on the east side of Galway city has long been considered a premier residential family estate. AMV: €165,000.
No 36 Michael Collins Road, Mervue, Galway
An end of terrace house in Mervue. Again this house comes with self-contained one bedroom flat to the rear. Extremely well positioned for all seeking ease of access to Galway city centre and its surrounding areas. The location is close to a host of recreational, retail, and industrial parks. GMIT, Bon Secours and Merlin Park hospitals are all within walking distance, and the property is situated on an excellent road and bus network. AMV: €175,000.
Combination of Nos 34 and 36 Michael Collins Road, Mervue, Galway
O’Donnellan & Joyce is offering the opportunity for a shrewd purchaser to buy a combination of both properties at 34 and 36 Michael Collins Road together at auction with an AMV of €340,000.
No 9 Eyre Square Apartments, Galway
Two bed apartment nestled away on a quiet rooftop courtyard above the Eyre Square shopping complex. Communal landscaped areas and secure paved courtyard and all amenities are right at your doorstep including the Galway coach and train station. Access to NUIG, UHG, sporting and recreation facilities, and a host of shops and restaurants are just minutes away. AMV: €185,000.
No 102 Cuirt Seoige, Bohermore, Galway
Located less than a 10 minute walk from Eyre Square, this two bed city centre apartment would make an excellent investment or a great little starter home. Currently earning €1,000 per month in rental income, features of this incredible apartment include underfloor heating, secure underground car parking, balcony off the living area, integrated appliances, and recessed lighting. Accommodation: Living/kitchen/dining room, two beds, master en suite, bathroom, and utility space. AMV: €160,000.
No 27 Nuns Island, Galway City
Three bed mid terrace house located in the heart of Galway city. This is a fabulous opportunity to acquire a property in one of Galway's most sought after residential areas. Recently refurbished throughout with new carpets, kitchen units, and bathroom suites. The property is in good condition and ready to walk into and has a beautiful rear yard. Superb location with all of Galway's city centre amenities on its doorstep. This property would be ideal as owner occupier residence, holiday home, or investment property with all year rental potential. AMV: €230,000.
No 2 Ashwood, Seacrest, Knocknacarra, Galway
Three bed semidetached home ideally located in the residential development of Seacrest which is accessed off the Shangort Road in Knocknacarra. Situated in a quiet, traffic free, cul-de-sac within the development. Located within moments of Joyce’s Supermarket, local schools, Knocknacarra church, Salthill, Barna, and a host of sports and recreational facilities. AMV: €195,000.
Unit 18 Sandyford Business Centre, Bohermore, Galway
Located within a 10 minute walk of Galway city centre. This first floor office unit of approximately 1,000sq ft is being sold with tenants in place and earns a gross rental income of €14,400 per annum. Would make an excellent investment opportunity. AMV: €135,000.
Unit 19 Sandyford Business Centre, Bohermore, Galway
The second of O’Donnellan & Joyce’s office units for sale in Sandyford Business Centre. No 19 comprises approximately 1,200sq ft and is currently occupied, earning €33,250 per annum. Located at the junction of Bohermore, Sean Mulvoy Road, and Tuam Road. Ideal location just off the main routes out of the city. AMV: €220,000.
Unit 20 Sandyford Business Centre, Bohermore, Galway
The third office unit for sale in the December 16 auction. Located close to Sean Mulvoy Retail Park, Tuam Road Business Park, Connacht Rugby Grounds, and Galway Greyhound Stadium. Second floor office unit with total floor area of approximately 1,500sq ft, currently for sale with vacant possession. AMV €100,000.
No 90 Cois Na hAbhainn, Ballygaddy Road, Tuam, Co Galway
Three bed mid-terrace residence which would benefit from some cosmetic work. Located only 10 minutes’ walk from Tuam town centre, this property would make an ideal starter home. Keenly priced with viewings to commence shortly. AMV: €65,000.
No 91 Cois Na hAbhainn, Ballygaddy Road, Tuam, Co Galway
The second of the three bed terraced homes for sale in this auction in Cois na hAbhainn, this property along with No 90 has parking to the front and is located only 20 minutes’ drive from Galway city. Would make a lovely investment property. AMV: €65,000.
Abbey Road, Abbeyknockmoy, Tuam, Co Galway
Detached three bedroom cottage style residence in need of complete refurbishment. Only 2km from the very scenic Abbeyknockmoy, a village rich in history, founded around the 12th century Cistercian Abbey. This property is approximately 1,100sq ft and comes with the benefit of an old stone shed. AMV: €32,000.
No 63 The Friary, Claregalway, Co Galway
Located in the centre of Claregalway village, this four bed semidetached house comprises approximately 1,300sq ft. There are plenty of local amenities such as hotels, shops, and restaurants and it is located approximately 10km north of Galway city. This village has become a very popular place to live given its proximity to the N17 and N18 primary routes. AMV: €160,000.
Church Street, Gort, Co Galway
Commercial unit in a very central location with office overhead. The retail unit is currently trading as a hairdressing salon for €500 per month and the overhead office is currently vacant. AMV: €50,000.
Retail unit at Brackernagh, Ballinasloe, Co Galway
A detached single storey property, formerly a butcher training academy, comprising ground floor retail unit with office and large enclosed yard to the rear. Currently vacant. AMV: €90,000.
The Nest, Corofin, Co Galway
Charming three bedroom detached two storey family home in the heart of Corofin village, adjacent to St Coleman’s Church and opposite the GAA pitch. What more could you want for village centre living. Comprising approximately 1,150sq ft, this home is presented in excellent condition with quality finishes and comes to the market with garage and large rear garden. AMV: €175,000.
Garden Close, Shantalla Road, Galway
A small private development of only four luxury three bedroom townhouses, which are presented in turnkey condition. In terms of convenience this address has all that one would require on its doorstep. NUIG campus, UHG, and Galway city centre are all within walking distance. Accommodation of each unit is spread over three levels with a private garden to the rear and one allocated car space. Gilt edged investment opportunity with viewing highly recommended and guaranteed not to disappoint. AMV on application.
For further information on these or any of the properties for sale, contact Colm O’Donnellan, Mary Fahy, or Anne Harding at O’Donnellan & Joyce auctioneers, 5 Mary Street, Galway, on 091 564 212, www.odonnjoyce.com, or email [email protected] .