Bonfire Night in County Mayo

Bonfire Night: Bonfire Night is celebrated annually on St John’s Eve. The feast of St John ( the Baptist) is sometimes called Midsummer’s Day as it coincides with the June solstice. It was tradition that large bonfires were lit throughout the countryside on this night. The bonfires were usually lit at crossroads. Several days before … Continued

Thinking of Selling??

Are you thinking of selling your home or investment property? Selling a house is rarely an easy decision. No matter what the reason, we have the experience needed and offer a personal service to guide you through what can be a complex process. We can provide the support you need at every stage to ensure … Continued

Ballina Residential Market Review April 2019

Here in Ballina we have seen 23 completed sales in the local area from 1st January to 31st March 2019 with a total transaction value of almost €2.4 million. This compared with the same period in 2018 shows a decrease in sales in 2019. Completed sales for the corresponding period in 2018 were 32 with a … Continued

Property for less than €100,000 in County Mayo!

There are five property choices that could be yours for less than €100,000. Property 1: Glenturk, Bangor Erris, Co. Mayo  –  €69,000 This detached three-bedroom bungalow boasts wonderful views of the rolling countryside. Furthermore, the house captures a completely rural and peaceful feeling. Located in North Mayo approx. 6.8kms from Bangor Erris and 90km from … Continued

Christmas Traditions and Upcoming Events

Pic Mike Kinsella Christmas in North Mayo Christmas in Ireland is traditionally a large celebration. “Nollaig Shona” is the Irish greeting for “Happy Christmas”. The celebration lasts from Christmas Eve to “Little Christmas” also known in Irish as “Nollaig na MBan” or “Women’s Christmas”. This is celebrated on January 6th each year. Traditionally women got … Continued

West is Best …. so talk to Sherry Fitz Feeney West!!

Looking towards Saddle Head from Croaghaun, Achill Island, Co Mayo, Ireland. Pic: Gareth McCormack Highly skilled professionals are moving West to County Mayo for a variety of reasons. These include: Better quality of life Lower property prices Career opportunities Reduced cost of living Safer environment Less traffic More disposable income These are the findings of … Continued

Samhain Abhainn – Ballina’s Halloween Festival

Samhain Abhainn – Ballina’s Halloween Festival Make your way to Ballina for this year’s Samhain Abhainn. Running until 1st November the festival has a great variety of Halloween activities on offer and is one not to be missed. Get ready to be spooked with ghosts, ghouls, clowns and goblins in the Scary Woods Walk in Belleek … Continued

First Impressions Count

They say you never get a second chance to make a first impression. When you are selling your house, making a first impression is essential. Consequently, if a person is inspired when they visit your property, they are far more likely to have a higher opinion of its value. The smallest of changes can make … Continued