O’Donnellan & Joyce’s Wild Atlantic Way auction campaign is well under way for the second auction of 2017. Set for Friday April 21 at 2pm at the Harbour Hotel Galway, Colm O’Donnellan has a great selection of properties lined up to go under the hammer on the day. As well as Galway city and county, this month’s auction will include properties in counties Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim, Mayo, Tipperary, Clare, and Limerick, with a great selection of private homes, residential and commercial investment properties all along the Wild Atlantic Way. Viewing times have been established and full details are on www.myhome.ie, www.daft.ie, and odonnjoyce.com
According to the latest Daft House Price Report for Q1 2017, Galway city is seeing the fastest price growth in Connacht, and capital appreciation continues to make the property market more attractive to investors than other asset classes. Galway properties to note for anyone interested in investing locally include the following:
No 15 Fort Lorenzo House, Fort Lorenzo, Galway
Stunning two bedroom penthouse apartment located on the top floor of Fort Lorenzo House, enjoying superb views of Galway Bay and the surrounding coastline. The property has both lift and stairs access, private parking, and enjoys ample privacy. Fort Lorenzo is located just off Taylor’s Hill and Kingston Road and Fort Lorenzo House stands on an elevated site to the rear of the development. It is walking distance to Salthill Promenade and all other amenities in the area. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm. AMV is €230,000.
No 29 Temple Jarlath Court, Tuam, Co Galway
Modern, spacious, three bedroom apartment located on the third floor of the block. The apartment contains space to incorporate an extra bathroom if required. Located in Tuam town centre. Tuam is a vibrant town and is located within a 30 minute drive of Galway city centre. This property would be an ideal first time buyers or investment property. Open viewings Sundays 12.30pm to 1pm. AMV is €90,000.
No 3 Carraig Palmer, Salthill, Galway
Ideally located overlooking Galway Bay, No 3 Carraig Palmer offers a spacious lateral first floor apartment comprising two large bedrooms, a shared bathroom, an open plan kitchen and living room, as well as a private balcony with impressive views. The property is presented in good condition with Salthill Promenade right outside and all local amenities within easy reach. Ideal for a variety of buyers, including first time buyers and investors. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm. AMV is €165,000.
No 25 Carraig Palmer, Salthill, Galway
The second of the properties on Salthill Promenade, No 25 Carraig Palmer offers a spacious ground floor apartment in an ideal location of the popular residential area of Salthill. Accommodation comprises two large bedrooms, bathroom, and an open plan kitchen/living room. The property would be ideal for first-time buyers and investors. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm. AMV is €145,000.
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No 155 Lios An Uisce, Renmore, Co Galway
Four bed duplex apartment, with two of the bedrooms en suite. Features a large open plan kitchen/dining/living room. Ideally situated for GMIT, Merlin Park Hospital, and Galway Clinic. It comes with communal parking. The property has been rented for the last eight years and is generating a rental income of €920pm. Being sold with tenants in place. Open viewings Tuesday 6pm to 7pm. AMV is €150,000.
No 60 Newcastle Road, Galway
In need of refurbishment and modernisation throughout, this blank canvas offers excellent potential for a purchaser to create the perfect property in a central location in Galway city. Accommodation is arranged over two floors with more than 1,000sq ft of living space including three bedrooms, kitchen, and living space. Newcastle Road has plenty of amenities and is just off Cooke’s Corner, within close proximity of NUIG, UHG, Galway city centre, and Galway’s West End, with a variety of vibrant bars and restaurants that the areas is known for. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 2pm to 3pm. AMV is €185,000.
No 6 Century Apartments, Emerson Avenue, Salthill, Galway
Excellent two bed first floor apartment located on Emerson Avenue in the heart of Salthill. The property has been owner occupied over the past number of years and is presented in great decorative order and repair throughout. Only a leisurely stroll from Salthill Promenade, Blackrock, Galway Lawn Tennis Club, and Galway Golf Club, and around the corner from a number of notable primary and post primary schools. This property would ideally suit an investor or first time buyer looking for a property in an excellent location in one of the prime seaside villages in the west of Ireland. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm. AMV is €175,000.
No 8 Hynes Yard, Merchants Road, Galway
A fine two bedroom second floor apartment, located close to the city centre. Presented in good condition, with one parking space and offering excellent rental potential. This property should be of interest to both owner occupiers and investors. Just a stone’s throw from Eyre Square and all city centre amenities and a leisurely stroll to The Claddagh and Salthill Promenade. Offering a shrewd purchaser the benefits of both city and seaside comforts. Viewing is highly recommended. Open viewings Wednesdays and Saturdays 5pm to 6pm. AMV is €195,000.
Registration for the auction commences at 1pm in the Harbour Hotel, New Dock Road, Galway, on Friday April 21, 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
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] .