O’Donnellan & Joyce has a huge selection of investment properties for sale in its Wild Atlantic Way Christmas auction on Friday December 16. Mary Fahy of O’Donnellan & Joyce said: “We have a wide range of houses and apartments throughout the Wild Atlantic Way, from Donegal right down to County Clare, and especially throughout Galway city and county. There is something for everyone in this sale and the open viewings, which have already commenced, are attracting a lot of interest."
Registration for the auction commences at 1pm in the Harbour Hotel, New Dock Road, Galway, on Friday December 16 and Colm O’Donnellan will start the auction proceedings at 2pm sharp. For those who cannot attend in person, the auction is streamed live online at www.odonnjoyce.com Galway properties to note for anyone interested in investing locally include the following:
No 1 Whitestrand Avenue, Salthill, Galway
Five bedroom semidetached house with adjoining two bed apartment within strolling distance of Galway city centre and Salthill Promenade. A very central location close to primary and secondary schools, shops, bars, and restaurants. Would make a gilt edged investment property for a smart investor. AMV: €360,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 9.45am to 10.45am.
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 and The Twelve boutique hotel, primary school, and sandy beach. Barna is a very popular, sought after, location on the shores of Galway Bay, and Thornberry is a very well maintained development with a nice mix of detached and townhouse properties. A well serviced village, it has all the amenities that modern living requires being only six miles from Galway city centre. AMV €270,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm.
No 87 Glasan, Ballybane, Galway
Glasan is a very popular location in which to invest, and O’Donnellan & Joyce has a three bedroom semidetached maisonette (sleeps four ), located opposite GMIT. This development is purpose built to accommodate students and summer holiday lettings. Fully managed with year round rental income, the amenities include 24 hour security, shops, a restaurant, and on site launderette. Only two miles from Galway city centre, on a main route into the city. Property investments do not get any better. AMV €105,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon.
No 34 Michael Collins Road, Mervue, Galway
Three bedroom mid-terrace house with a 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 and has long been considered as a premier residential family estate. AMV €165,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon.
No 36 Michael Collins Road, Mervue, Galway
Another three bed end of terrace house in Mervue. Again this house comes with a 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 Hospital are all within walking distance and the property is situated on an excellent road and bus network. AMV €175,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 11am to 12 noon.
Combination of Nos 34 and 36 Michael Collins Road, Mervue, Galway
O’Donnellan & Joyce is offering the opportunity for a shrewd investor to buy both No 34 and 36 Michael Collins Road together in one lot 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 Centre. Communal landscaped areas and secure paved courtyard and all amenities are right at your doorstep including the Galway coach and train stations. Access to NUIG, UHG, sporting and recreation facilities and a host of shops and restaurants are just minutes away. AMV €185,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm.
Nos 32A and 32B Colmcille Road, Shantalla, Galway
This property is a semidetached residence of approximately 1,100sq ft, which is sub-divided into two self-contained apartments. The apartments comprise one two bed apartment and a one bed apartment, both have en suite bedrooms. The property is being sold with tenants in place, generating a rental income of approximately €1,000 per month. Overlooking a green space and situated at the end of a cul-de-sac, the property is within strolling distance of NUIG and UHG, close to primary and secondary schools, and not far from the city centre. AMV €175,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 5pm to 6pm.
No 102 Cuirt Seoige, Bohermore, Galway
Located less than a 10 minute walk from Eyre Square, this modern two bed city centre apartment would make an excellent investment. 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 bedrooms, master en suite, bathroom, and utility space. AMV €160,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm (except Saturday December 10 ).
No 27 Nuns Island, Galway
Three bed mid terrace house located in the heart of Galway city. This is a great 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 an ideal investment property with all year rental potential. AMV €230,000. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm.
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. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 12.30pm to 1.30pm.
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. Open viewings Tuesdays 11am to 12 noon.
No 63 The Friary, Claregalway, Co Galway
Located in the centre of Claregalway village, this four bed semidetached house extends to approximately 1,300sq ft. Plenty of local amenities such as hotels, shops and restaurants and is located approximately 10km north of Galway. This village has become a very popular place to live given its proximity to the N17 and N18 primary routes. AMV €160,000. Open viewings Tuesdays 3.15pm to 4pm.
Retail unit at Brackernagh, Ballinasloe, Co Galway
A detached single storey property, formerly a butcher training academy and comprising ground floor retail unit with office and large enclosed yard to the rear. Currently vacant. AMV: €90,000. Open viewings Saturdays 2pm to 2.30pm.
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. Would make a lovely investment property. AMV €65,000. Open viewings Tuesdays 11am to 12 noon.
Church Street, Gort, Co Galway
Commercial unit in a very central location with an office overhead. The retail unit is currently trading as a hairdressing salon for €500 per month and the office overhead is vacant. Gort is a busy market town in south County Galway with close access to the M18 Galway to Limerick motorway. AMV: €50,000. Open viewings Fridays 3pm to 3.30pm.
For further information on any of these properties for auction, contact 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] .