Local auctioneer Padraic Davis has a number of properties coming onto the market this week.
He says that due to the current buoyancy of the property market, his firm is urgently seeking properties in Longford and its surrounding areas for both the rental and sale markets for cash buyers and pre approved clients.
“The housing stock shortage,” he added, “is not only a national problem but a Longford one too.”
Knappogue - Clondra - Longford €109,000
3 Bed Bungalow - 1050ft²
Superbly located bungalow just five minutes from Longford Town and within walking distance of the picturesque village of Clondra, one mile from Tarmonbarry on the River Shannon.
The accommodation consists of an entrance hall, sitting room with feature fireplace, Kitchen/dining area complete with modern kitchen units. There is a fine Sun room/play room to the rear of the property as well as three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Wooden floors in place throughout, tastefully decorated and well presented.
The property features mains water, Oil FCH, along with solid fuel fire in the sitting room. A natural stone wall fronts the property, with parking area to the front and garden to the rear. This would make the perfect holiday home opportunity, as an owner occupier home or indeed as an investment. Viewing highly recommended and by appointment with the sole Auctioneers.
Fardrumman, Ballinamuck, Longford - €149,000
4 Bed Detached House - 260m²
New to the market, a fantastic family home or investment opportunity just outside the historic village of Ballinamuck. This substantial property measuring approximately 2,780 sq.ft. has huge potential as a large family residence or B & B opportunity. The property is presented in two separate residential living quarters but can be changed to one large dwelling with some renovations required. The current layout of accommodation consists of a single storey three bedroom residence, with kitchen, sitting-room, living room, office and bathroom. The two storey extension consists of three bedrooms, kitchen, sitting room and bathroom. Both have their own separate front doors, with ensuite bedrooms also a feature. As an investment we estimate returns in the region of 8.5%, such is the huge demand for rental properties nationwide. Viewing recommended.
44 St Michael's Road, Longford - €89,000
A three bedroom mid-terraced house, with a one bedroom apartment and independent access, to the rear. This town centre property is presented in pristine condition throughout. It is rare that such a townhouse comes on the market so tastefully finished and within walking distance of all amenities. Close by are junior and secondary schools, selection of large supermarkets, churches, public transport, swimming pool, restaurants. Accommodation consists of a kitchen, sitting room, three bedrooms and a bathroom in the main dwelling house. The one bed apartment to the rear has a kitchen, toilet and its own esb supply and heating.