STARTER HOMES

Starter home: Ballincollig, Cork €260,000

This well-maintained semi-d has many plus points for first-time buyers.

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Starter home: Carrigtwohill, Cork €190,000

Well-kept, and handily located at Fota Rock, just east of Cork city at Carrigtwohill, is 6 Rose Lawn.

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Starter home: Wellington Road, Cork City €185,000

Although dwarfed in scale by its grandly sized neighbours this mews conversion comes with lots of quirky charm, writes Tommy Barker.

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Starter home: Blarney Street, Cork €265,000

Tommy Barker says this three-storey five-bedroomed family home on Cork city’s Blarney Street offers excellent convenience to the city centre.

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Starter home: Maryborough, Douglas €245,000

For the right type of buyer (singles, couples or as a starter home?), the mid-terraced and two-bedroomed house 20 Highfield could prove a perfect, snug and easily-tended fit.

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Starter home: Douglas, Cork €220,000

This high-spec offering’ bright add-on is “one of the best around”.

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Starter home: Baliinglanna, Clonakilty €199,000

This bungalow in a holiday-home development could also prove to become a viable long-term home, writes Tommy Barker.

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Starter home: Bandon, West Cork €195,000

Tommy Barker discovers a classic do-er upper in a smashing location.

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Starter home: South Douglas Road, Cork €170,000

Set on part of the upper two floors of a small apartment cluster at Lios na Gréine is the 725 sq ft, two-bed duplex apartment No 52, guiding at €170,000 with Sherry Fitz.

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Starter home: Douglas, Co Cork €250,000

The Douglas location and the guide of €250,000 has been enough to secure good interest in this three bed semi at 1 Greenway in Riverview.

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Starter home: Crossbarry, Co Cork €215,000

Half-door leads into a modern home with a traditional feel that’s only 20 minutes from Cork city, in the heart of Crossbarry, says Trish Dromey.

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Starter home: Dominic Street, Cork €169,000

Renovation work and affordability draws the players, Trish Dromey finds.

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Starter home: Glounthaune, Co Cork €145,000

Living up to it’s name, No 13 Waterside Apartments in Glounthaune, Co Cork, offers views of the river estuary from a balcony along the front.

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