There may be rain ahead, but DNG Maxwell Heaslip & Leonard is promising a hot property auction on July 28.
Local auctioneer James Heaslip, MIPAV, MCEI, who heads the DNG auction team, has been on fire this year on the auction floor, producing a 92 per cent success rate from auction properties.
Heaslip says the team at Maxwell Heaslip & Leonard is "very proud" of its success rate.
"We work really hard for every auction and it’s great to see all this hard work come together on auction day.
"We put a lot of resources into our auctions and it pays off – our clients are happy and we all get a sense of achievement at the end of a long and successful day.”
There are more than 20 lots coming to the auction floor, including both commercial and residential units throughout Galway city and county, Roscommon, Mayo and Clare. Open viewings on many properties commence this Saturday, details of which, along with full details of all the auction properties, can be found online at www.dnggalway.ie Some lots featuring in the July auction, taking place on July 28 in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Lough Atalia, include:
315 TIRELLAN HEIGHTS
This three-bed semi-detached house is located in the heart of Tirellan Heights and in walk-in condition. Built in the mid 1970s, this property has been modernised recently and is presented in excellent condition and ready to immediate living. It is located with all amenities on the doorstep, Tirellan NS, crèche, city bus service running through estate, Menlo Park Hotel, Dunnes Stores Headford SC, and only a 20 minute walk to city and NUIG. This property will make an ideal starter home. It comprises an entrance hall, sitting room, kitchen/dining room, bathroom, three bedrooms with master ensuite, and one bedroom on the ground floor, plus a rear block-built shed, patio and side entrance. AMV: €200,000
APT 3, 20 MAUNSELLS COURT, MAUNSELLS RD
This is a spacious two-bedroom first floor apartment within a small exclusive development of three apartments only. Maunsells Court exudes character, and was constructed at a time when spaciousness of accommodation took precedence. Located on a partially elevated site, the entrance is approached via sweeping steps, with well tended gardens to both front and rear, while parking and private storage sheds are to the rear of the development. This is without doubt a superb opportunity to acquire a city property within an area where properties seldom come to the market, and are highly sought after.
6 ROCKLANDS AVE, BALLYBANE
This is a three bedroom semi-detached property located just off the main Ballybane Road, which comprises c947sqft of living space and requires some minor refurbishments. Near all amenities and within walking distance of GMIT and the major employment hub on the east side of the city, this property presents a wonderful investment opportunity or a potential starter home. AMV: €80,000
CREGMORE CROSS, CARNMORE
An outstanding detached bungalow residence adjacent to Cregmore Cross on the outskirts of Galway city, this property is almost 1,235sqft. Recently refurbished, this family residence is in pristine condition, with all mod cons, and should appeal to those seeking a starter home in walk-in condition. On a site of 0.35 acres, the house has mature gardens and is being sold with a large detached garage. Cregmore National School is just metres away and Galway city just 15 minutes from the front door. AMV: €250,000
9 COOLE PARK, BOHERMORE
Located just a short walk from Galway city centre, this end of terrace property has been fully modernised and is a perfect starter home or investment opportunity. With four bedrooms including a large ground floor en suite and 95m² of living space, everything is in pristine walk-in condition. Coole Park affords an accessible location that is sure to appeal to city dwellers. The property is owner occupied. AMV: €175,000
THE TREE TOPS, CONG, CO MAYO
Located opposite the main entrance to Ashford Castle, this beautiful dormer home overlooks a serenic woodland setting near the world famous village of Cong. Appropriately named, The Tree Tops stands on a mature site of 0.7 acres which has been meticulously looked after and includes extensive shrubbery, lawn and a wild garden. With 110m² living space, this home is perfect for a growing family or would be an ideal bolt hole away from it all, but within easy reach of many amenities including Lough Corrib. AMV: €300,000
ST TERESA’S, GANTY, CRAUGHWELL
This is a wonderfully presented three bedroom cottage in the townland of Ganty near Craughwell village. Recently refurbished and upgraded, the house is in pristine condition and ready for immediate occupation. Comprising c950sqft of living space with an adjoining garage of c425sqft, the house is on c0.6 acres of wonderful gardens and is just a five minute drive from Craughwell village with Galway city just 30 minutes away. This is a superb starter home in a beautiful location. AMV: €170,000
1 BALLIFOYLE MEWS, GALWAY CITY
Recently completely renovated, this detached four bedroom house comprises c1720sqft of bright spacious living accommodation and boasts a B energy rating and a south-west facing rear aspect - this allowing natural light to flow through the house and its extensive gardens from morning to evening. Ground floor accommodation comprises a large kitchen/dining room, spacious living room with natural gas fire, downstairs wc, fitted office and separate utility room, in addition to solid walnut and tiled flooring throughout. First floor accommodation comprises four bedrooms, with main ensuite and the main family bathroom, which includes the added indulgence of a Jacuzzi type bath with power shower. AMV: €350,000
AN BOTHAR BUÍ, CARRAROE, CO GALWAY
An Cheathrú Rua, or Carraroe, is in the heart of south Connemara Gaeltacht and is a thriving hub of activity and tourism just 37km west of Galway city. This property with 60m² of living space has previously been used as a children's creche, but is perfectly positioned on the village edge to provide a superb opportunity to provide a starter home or a holiday residence in this beautiful part of the world. Standing on c0.35 acres the property is serviced by mains sewer and all other services and has no doubt great potential for re-development. AMV: €65,000
SCARAVEEN, GLANN RD, OUGHTERARD
A large five-bedroom period residence close to the centre of Oughterard village is for sale by auction. On a wonderful site of more than one acre, the mature gardens have some 400ft of river bank frontage on to the Owenriff River. Comprising c325m² of living space, the house is in need of refurbishment, but has the benefit of full planning permission to renovate and extend to include a detached garage. The site is also zoned residential which may lend itself to further development subject to planning. It is within walking distance to all amenities and just 30 minutes from Galway city centre. AMV: €325,000
THE SQUARE, GORT, CO GALWAY
A well located premises in the centre of Gort twon, the building is divided into ground floor retail space (with tenants in situ ) and first and second floor residential space (vacant ). In need of upgrading, the building is in a prominent location fronting on to both the square and on to the N66 (Crowe Street ) Galway-Limerick road. Comprising approximately 200m² over the three floors, the property has excellent potential and will appeal to those seeking a good investment in a busy market town. AMV: €200,000
80 LISSADYRA, TUAM, CO GALWAY
This four bedroom semi-detached private dwelling is located close to Tuam town centre. Accommodation comprises kitchen/dining, living room, utility, wc, four bedrooms and a bathroom. Property enjoys a spacious garden to the rear. AMV: €130,000
Other properties included in the July 28 auction include a three bed detached property on the Lake Road, Loughrea, AMV: €130,000; bungalow in Cuilleain, Carroroe, AMV: €90,000; 29 Cluain Fraoigh, Lanesboro Road, Roscommon, AMV: €80,000; 9 Larch House, Drumgeeley Hill, Shannon, Co. Clare AMV: €30,000; Old Hall Apts, Tuamgraney, Co Clare, AMV: €90,000; 1,2,3 The Old Mill, Castlerea, Roscommon AMV: €75,000; Retail Unit, O’Ruaidhain Court, Ballinrobe, Co, Mayo, AMV: €25,000; Cuirt na hAbhainn, Claregalway, three bedromm terraced houses for sale.
THE AUCTIONS TAKE PLACE ON FRIDAY 28 th JULY 2017 in the RADISSON BLU HOTEL, LOUGH ATALIA at 3pm. FURTHER DETAILS AVAILABLE ON dnggalway.ie OR BY CONTACTING THE AGENTS ON 091 565261