Trading up: Douglas, Cork €350,000
Size: 135 sq m (1,450sq ft)
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
With its distant views and glorious back garden, No 37 is ‘a keeper’, as Tommy Barker discovers
Sat, 13 Aug, 2011
COMING under swift viewings and early offers too is No 26, also called Koran, on Highfield Lawn off the Model Farm Road in Cork city.
Sat, 25 Jun, 2011
IT’S only been on the market less than two weeks and already No 21 Bromley Park, at Donnybrook, Douglas is under offer — but not quite close enough to the guide price of €220,000.
Sat, 19 Feb, 2011
HOPEFULLY it isn’t ominous – but the dining room lightshade hanging over the table at yacht designer Rob Doyle’s design-savvy home is a design called Titanic. On the plus side, the sleek, long light has been in place for quite a few years, unlike that fateful ship.
Sat, 21 Aug, 2010
TWO prime pieces of tillage ground a mile apart at Leamlara and Lisgoold hit the east Cork land market this week as part of an executor’s sale, through Anthony O’Regan of Keane Mahony Smith.
Thu, 04 Mar, 2010
NUMBER 16 Glendale Road in Glasheen is a good solid family home, says John Barry of Keane Mahony Smith, and it has a full south facing back garden.
Sat, 27 Feb, 2010
LOCAL gossip along the Blackrock Road in Cork would have you believe that a couple of new and renovated houses, currently in their finishing stages, are costing their owners €5 million or even €6m to complete.
Sat, 24 Oct, 2009
No 73 St Kevin’s Square, Cork, is renovated and extended and in great condition, for an appealing €215,000 price.
Sat, 19 Sep, 2009
A BANK selling – at auction. An event so close to a miracle you could almost hear the angels sing.
Sat, 02 May, 2009
IT’S rare to find a site as large as that at number two, Bishopscourt Avenue. This detached corner house has a large back garden, but it also includes a sweep of extra ground on its right-hand side, maybe enough to build another house.
Sat, 11 Apr, 2009
UNLESS properties are in a bullet-proof setting, price slashing is the only way to get rid of built and unsold stock.
Sat, 28 Feb, 2009
ONE of those elegant Victorians on the north side of Cork city, no 6 Árd na Gréine, St Luke’s, is a three-storey end of row property with some TLC required.
Sat, 25 Oct, 2008
UP for auction at the end of the month is this tiny cottage at Shrone, Glengarriff. Co Cork.
Sat, 17 Sep, 2005
BUILDING sites are hard to get and, perversely, the bigger you buy, the cheaper they are to acquire.
Sat, 27 Aug, 2005
NUMBER 1, Sunview Terrace, on the South Douglas Road, Cork is a three bedroom end of terrace house which has not only been renovated, but has a stylish, two storey extension added to the rear.
Sat, 07 May, 2005
RATIONAL windows and a subtly coloured facade is just one attractive aspect of this house at Rosehill, Ballinacurra, in Midleton, Co Cork.
Sat, 12 Mar, 2005
A PLACE on the waterfront beckons in the Lee Valley near Farran for Cork home buyers.
Sat, 04 Sep, 2004
RATHPEACON is part of Cork’s green belt zone and has the best of both worlds — fast access to town on the North Ring Road, but situated in an area with plenty of fresh air and low-density housing.
Sat, 12 Jun, 2004
WITH many Office of Public Works staff due to up sticks to Kanturk, Co Cork, in the near future if the Minister of Finance’s plans are carried through, demand for property in the region should increase exponentially.
Sat, 13 Dec, 2003
JUST hitting the €250,000 mark is a three bedroomed semi in Cork with a good, Douglas location.
Sat, 06 Sep, 2003