PROPERTY

Watch: Cork Harbour home has craftsmanship and detailing second to none

This one-off property is sure to attract a buyer looking for a unique family home.

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Watch: Chic Edwardian semi-d in Blackrock on market for €775,000

One half of these golden pair of exceptional semi-d’s has just come to the market, writes Tommy Barker.

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House of the week: Blackrock Road, Cork City, €475,000/€485,000 (sites)

Get a committed, quality builder on board, and buyers could be living here in not much more than a year’s time.

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Contemporary and stylish Limerick home on market for €650,000

Trish Dromey admires a high-spec and spacious home in Limerick.

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Watch: Scandi-style chalet in Glengarriff on market for €645,000

Tommy Barker says the chalet-style ‘New Place’ in Glengarriff has plenty of international niche appeal. 

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Old farmhouse gets reworking in Co Tipperary

Trish Dromey discovers a renovated stone property in a calm, tranquil location in County Tipperary.

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This family home in Waterfall is packed with individuality

This big family home called Siena is listed at €580,000 with Norma Healy of Sherry FitzGerald.

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Trading up: Ballycurreen/Kinsale Road, €600,000

The place next door quite famously fetched €27.5m, at an electric auction process, back in 2006.

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Trading up: Maryborough Woods, Douglas, Cork; €360,000

There’s a choice of two, end-of-terrace four-bed homes up in Maryborough Woods in Douglas, Cork.

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Trading up: Church Cross, Skibbereen, €350,000

A classic west Cork farmhouse cluster of outbuildings and yard comes with the simply updated, but stripped back, ‘cottage’ at Kilkilleen, near Church Cross.

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Trading up: Ballinlough, Cork, €345,000

There’s a slight extra edge to the setting of 31 Silverdale Avenue, at a sort of nexus where Cork’s Ballintemple, Ballinlough and Beaumont suburbs all bump up, one against the other. 

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Starter home: Capwell Avenue, Cork, €250,000

Three-bed semi’s within walking distance of city, writes Trish Dromey.

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Starter home: Passage West, Co Cork, €245,000

First-time buyers looking for a property in the Cork city area would be wise to extend their reach to this three-bed, says Trish Dromey.

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Starter home: Ballincollig, Co Cork, €220,000

As a low maintenance option for a Ballincollig buyer, this two-bed apartment at 60 Leslies Arch, Old Quarter, looks promising. 

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Commercial property in brief: 73 homes proposed for eircom site in Ballinlough

Property editor Tommy Barker brings you the low down on what’s moving in the property world.

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Commercial property: Safe bet in Bishopstown

AN investment with an annual rental income just shy of €90,000, with most of it coming from a bookies as ground floor tenant, is up for sale, guiding at €1.25m.

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Commercial property: Developers jostling for suitable site acquisitions

THERE’S been quite a bit of jostling for site acquisitions for new homes around Cork city, with builders forced to closely analyse the pinch-points of successful acquisition of ‘raw’ stock/sites, versus likely sale margins, financing costs and sustainability/profitability.

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Commercial property: Restaurant openings a sign of a 'full bellied' recovery?

Like any good army, the Irish economy is marching back to full-bellied recovery on its stomach with up to a half-dozen new restaurants flooding into one section of Cork city alone. 

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Residential property market hits €11.5bn

The total value of Ireland’s residential property market rose 7.4% to €11.5bn, despite a 3.5% fall in the actual level or volume of residential property transactions, according to Myhome.ie.

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Watch: American-style home in Rochestown on market for €710,000

Tommy Barker reports on a family home on the outskirts of Cork city which has utilised the well-specified space on all its three levels.

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House of the week: 19 new builds in Model Farm Road, Cork

Planning was only cleared for the c €15 million development in January and Lugus are looking at a mid-March sales launch.

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Watch: This bungalow in Midleton just gets better and better

Tommy Barker ventures inside Laurel Court to its explore its charms.

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Photos: An individually-designed five bedroomed home in Aghadoe, Killarney

When a builder of large houses in Killarney came to his own, he knew exactly what he wanted, says Trish Dromey.

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Upgraded family home at Dennehys Cross, Cork, on market for €335,000

Despite a copper church dome in the background, this home is never left in the shade, says Tommy Barker.

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Here's what the real cost of housing is...

Following the UK and scrapping the 13.5% VAT rate on new houses would stimulate building and lead to affordable housing argues Michael McCarthy.

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Trading up: Douglas, Cork, €900,000

Back for a market push once more is the suburban Douglas home with a Kerry name, and a prime Cork address. 

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Trading up: Carrigaline, Cork, €390,000

No 13 Carrig Court needs some modernising, but has value-for-money space, privacy, and a good location.

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Trading up: Ballineen, West Cork, €325,000

Almost half of the main ground floor section of this detached, comfortable country home is taken up by an open-plan kitchen/living/dining room.

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Trading up: Delford, Rochestown, €280,000

Delford Drive is within few minutes’ walk of Douglas village, at the village end of the Rochestown Road.

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Starter home: Ballincollig, Co Cork, €240,000

Trish Dromey says a former showhouse in this Ballincollig estate has been well-maintained by one careful owner since its first exposure.

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