Climbing up the Property Ladder
Friday, 24 November 2006
CLIMBING THE PROPERTY LADDER
Irish people will consider buying anything just to get into the property market so we have Liz O'Kane, Property Expert here to show us exactly what's out there to buy.
FIRST UP! - MANORCUNNINGHAM, CO DONEGAL
. Charlie Robinson Auctioneers - Letterkenny - 074-9120990 - www.home.ie
. Large 6 bed-roomed detached modern house of approx. 2300 sq ft on .65 of an acre
. 10 minutes drive from Letterkenny where theres everyhthing you need!
. Terrific as a more than adequate family home or certainly a B&B if you're looking for a business idea!
. Asking price €295K
MOVING ON! - CASTLERAHEN, CO CAVAN
. Martin Shortt Auctioneers - Oldcastle - 049-8541888 www.martinshortt.com
. Detached cottage c. 50 years old, 1100 sq ft., totally refurbished on 3/4 acre
. Horse arena, garage with pit and 3 horse boxes - for all the horsey lovers! Perfect for small horse riding school or simply for keeping a few ponies!
. 3 miles from Oldcastle and 3 miles from Ballyjamesduff
. Stunning country scenery in a lovely quiet area for that tranquil lifestyle
. Lots of room to extend in time
. Asking price €265k
SOMETHING A BIT DIFFERENT! - DRUMCOURA LAKE RESORT - IN LOVELY LEITRIM!
. Simon Power Auctioneers - 071-9645781 - www.daft.ie
. Contemporary block and timber frame homes of up to 1600 sq feet in a lake side setting
. Attracting investors and owner occupiers alike - Sec 23 tax incentives - 90.6 percent for investors and 50 percent for owner occupiers
. 5 mins from Ballinamore which will be the main shopping town
. Everything on site - Hotel, bar and restaurant, indoor horse riding and leisure centre and of course boating on the lake
. Only 4 left - two 2 story homes and 2 single story homes
. Asking price €279 and €289 respectively
BRAND NEW MODERN DETACHED HOME - CLONBALT WOOD - LONGFORD TOWN, CO LONGFORD
. Property Partners Quinn Bros - Longford - 043-46237 - www.propertypartners.ie
. Large 4 bed with family bathroom and ensuite at just under 2000 sq. ft. and generous south facing garden
. No owner occupier stamp duty
. Just 2 miles from the town centre
. Only 11 homes in this development
. Price region €275k
CUTSIE DOUBLE FRONTED COTTAGE IN QUIET CUL-DE-SAC - ST CRONAN'S TCE, ROSCREA, CO TIPPERARY
. Sherry Fitzgerald Fogarty Bros - Roscrea - 0505-21192 - www.sherryfitz.ie
. Very sweet 2 bed-roomed cottage of just over 1,000 square feet!
. Large sunny side garden giving lots of opportunity to extend and a sunny patio garden to the rear
. Only a 5 minute walk to the town centre
. A fabulous starter home with character versus an apartment any day!
. Asking €195k - €180k is currently offered
LETS HIT THE CAPITAL! - PATRICK ST. DUBLIN 8
. Felicity Fox Auctioneers - 01-6334431 - www.felicityfox.ie
. 1 bedroomed apartment of 419 sq. feet.
. Stylishly presented and maintained, solid oak floors throughout, small south facing balcony.
. Small but perfectly formed
. A city crash pad asking €295k
. This is city centre living!