Wednesday 31 October 2012

REA Carthy are selling land & residence at Creevy, Roscommon Town

FOR SALE BY PUBLIC AUCTION – PRIME LANDS AND RESIDENCE @ CREEVY, ROSCOMMON TOWN Seamus Carthy of REA CARTHY confirmed this week, the Highly Important Sale by way of Public Auction of a Substantial Residential Holding containing 28.5 Acres or thereabouts together with a traditional country cottage (in need of redevelopment) and a fine detached 4 bedroom family residence situated at Creevy quin and Carrowmore on the outskirts of Roscommon Town. The property is to be sold by Public Auction on Friday, 16th November at 1pm and the auction will take place at the residence. The auction will comprise of the following Lots: • LOT 1: Dwelling House at Creevyquin, Roscommon. Reserve: €120,000. • LOT 2: Cottage and Land at Creevyquin and Carrowmore, Co. Roscommon Reserve: €230,000. • LOT 3: Entire Seamus describes the property as 28.5 Acres or thereabouts of Top Quality Lands together with a traditional style cottage offering obvious potential and a quality detached 4 bedroom Bungalow situated on a landscaped site. The properties close proximity to the County Town is a further attraction and Seamus classifies this highly important sale as a rare opportunity to acquire a quality residential holding of land in this quality and convenient location in Roscommon Town. Market interest will dictate on the auction day if the property is sold in lots or in its entire. For further details contact Seamus Carthy of REA Carthy, on 094 96 25990, e mail or log onto Solicitor with carriage of sale is Mr. Gerard Neilan, Patrick J.Neilan & Sons Solicitors, Golf Links Road, Roscommon.

Tuesday 30 October 2012

REA Auction in Limerick to be held on the 28th of November

The next REA Auction will be held on the 28th of November in the Strand Hotel in Limerick. We will be announcing lots on the 5th of November. We will also be holding an Auction in Dublin on the 27th of February 2012

Wednesday 24 October 2012

REA TE POTTERTON SELL €600 worth of property AT AUCTION

REA TE Potterton, Trim sell the following at Auction this month. Auction on 16th October: Hill House Tara Dunsany Co Meath sold at auction €190,000 Derelict res on 2 acres. Auction on 9th October: 69 acres Ballinlough Kells - Non res lands Sold at auction €406,500 Thomas Potterton is highly experienced at Auctions and is the primary REA Auctioneer for Group Auctions.

REA Carthy sells property in three counties at the REA Auction on the 17th of October

Seamus Carthy of REA Carthy, Castlerea, placed a number of properties under the hammer at the REA Regional Auction held on Wednesday last, generating sales on four of five properties. REA Carthy offered one of the best value properties at the auction, a two storey farmhouse in Co Mayo, which was the first to be sold on the day. Properties sold by REA Carthy included: • Two Storey Traditional Farmhouse with outbuildings in Co. Mayo. • Three Bedroom Duplex Apartment in Co. Galway. • Two Storey Commercial Property in Co. Roscommon. • 5 Bedroom House with 5 adjoining sites in Co. Roscommon

Tuesday 23 October 2012


Proposed Valuation Certificates will be issued to all Ratepayers in the Dublin City Council Local Authority area commencing this week We are advised by the Valuation Office that Proposed Valuation Certificates will be issued on the following dates:- 23rd October 30th October 6th November 13th November These new assessments will remain in force for up to ten years so it is vital that Ratepayers do not miss the opportunity to challenge their assessments. It is very important that Ratepayers seek advice in relation to their assessment from a qualified professional. REA O’Donnell Property Consultants are recognised experts in this field and have been dealing with Rates Assessments for decades, acting for both large corporate bodies and small businesses alike. I have attached a copy of our Brochure for your information. If you or any of your clients would like more information in relation to any aspect of the Revaluation process please contact me or my colleague Terry Devlin. THIS REFERS TO THE DUBLIN CITY COUNCIL AREA ONLY AND DOES NOT AFFECT PROPERTY IN THE FINGAL, SOUTH DUBLIN OR DUN LAOGHAIRE RATHDOWN COUNTY COUNCIL AREA

Wednesday 17 October 2012

REA Sell 75% of Lots today at Auction

Real Estate Alliance’s first regional auction to be held in Ireland was deemed a success today with 75% of the lots selling as a result of the auction. In summary, a total of 14 lots were sold as a result of the Auction, with further lots potentially being sold post auction in the coming days. Auction summary: - 14 Properties sold as a result of the Auction -11 properties were sold under the hammer - 2 were sold after auction - 1 property was sold prior to auction - 6 properties were withdrawn & now available. Total raised €1.35 million. The highlight of the auction, Lot 13 in Howth sold for four times its reserve price. According to Eimer O’Keeffe, CEO, “We were delighted, in light of it being the first of our regional auctions, that there was such a large attendance today and such a huge level of interest in the lots beforehand. Since the auction ended at 1.30pm, contracts have been exchanged on a number of additional properties and we would anticipate a number of further sales will be achieved over the coming days. ” According to Philip Farrell, Business Development Director of REA, “We are pleased with the result and we look forward to our next Auction on the 22nd of November in the Strand Hotel in Limerick & the one in Dublin on the 27th of February 2013. - Ends - For further information contact: Philip Farrell, Real Estate Alliance 086 2503515 – philip@realestateallianceie Eimer O’Keeffe, Real Estate Alliance, 086 824 9040 –

Tuesday 16 October 2012

REA Auction tomorrow on the 17th of October at 12 noon

The REA Auction team are looking forward to the first of a series of regional auctions we hope to run around Ireland over the coming months. Tomorrow, Wednesday the 17th at 12 noon, we will commence the auctioning of 20 lots. There has been a high level of interest and we expect good attendance & positive results.

Tuesday 9 October 2012

REA welcome well priced properties for their Munster Auction on the 22nd of November 2012

Real Estate Alliance announce a second date for their REA Regional Auctions. This time it will take place in Munster on the 22nd of November in the Strand Hotel in Limerick City. The Closing date for taking in Lots is the 22nd of October. Please contact or 01 6699996

Monday 1 October 2012

REA welcome the new price register

Real Estate Alliance, the National Property Group today welcome the introduction of the new Price Register in Ireland which will provide information on the prices obtained from properties in Ireland. According to Eimer O’Keeffe, CEO of Real Estate Alliance, “this has been long awaiting and will create transparency in property prices in Ireland. The facility will assist consumers to make important decisions in relation to where they live”. According to Michael Boyd, Chairman of REA, “this facility has been available across the water for some time & has become of real benefit to people working in the property industry. No doubt the same impact will arise here in Ireland in a very short period of time. The new register will provide historical prices as far back as the Jan 2010. There are no down sides to this facility and it will assist in all parties employed and involved in the property Industry in Ireland”. REA members agree that the register should also give the M2/ sq ft. and the site area of the property register too, as this would give a more accurate perspective for comparison purposes. Real Estate Alliance is Ireland’s leading property group of Chartered Surveyors with 44 Branches throughout the country. REA was founded in 2003 and it comprises some of the Ireland’s best-established auctioneers and estate agents. With one quarter of the alliance’s firms in business for more than a century, the alliance is characterised by a nationwide spread of its Agents who are all members of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland.

REA Carthy announce their lots for the Auction on the 17th of October

REA Carthy is one of the leading Auctioneers, Estate Agency and Valuation Practices in the West of Ireland. REA Carthy part of the Real Estate Alliance national property group, will be holding a property Auction in the Davenport Hotel, Dublin on Wednesday17th October, commencing at 12 noon. The auction is expected to attract a broad mix of buyers including those looking for good commercial business opportunities and also those hoping to secure a residential bargain. There are some strong opportunities for first time buyers, or those looking to renovate a property. A brief description of REA Carthys, properties for auction are outlined below: • Detached Two Storey Traditional Style Farmhouse with Outbuildings, located in Cloongawnagh, Tooreen, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo. Reserve not to exceed €15,000. • 3 Bed Duplex Apartment, located at No. 11 Millbrook, Milltown Co. Galway. Reserve not to exceed €35,000. • 5 Bedroom Detached House with 5 adjoining Detached Sites. The residence and sites are located at the front of Tarmon Manor, Castlerea Town, Co. Roscommon. Reserve not to exceed €75,000. • Ashfield House is a Detached 3 Bedroom Bungalow on 2.563 Acres. Located on Athenry Road, Tuam Town, Co. Galway. Reserve not to exceed €75,000. • Two Storey Town Centre Commercial Property with Large Yard/Garden to the Rear. The property is conveniently located on Main Street, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon. Reserve not to exceed €50,000. REA Carthy offers the best value property in the auction, a two storey farmhouse in Ballyhaunis, Co Mayo with a reserve of just €15,000. The Regional Property Auction will be held on Wednesday, 17th October at the Davenport Hotel, Merrion Square, Dublin 2. Those bidding will need to have their finance in place with a 10% deposit being payable on the day with accepted bids being legally binding on the day. To view the Lots mentioned above log onto For further information please contact: REA Carthy (094) 9625990 or Seamus (086) 3085538.