Dublin v Donegal: what you can buy for €125k
A one-bed apartment in Ballymun or a three-bed house in Donegal
One-bedroom apartment at 32 The Charter, Santry Cross, Ballymun, Dublin 11
Address: 32 The Charter, Santry Cross, Ballymun, Dublin 11
Agent: Sherry FitzGerald Drumcondra
Measuring 43sq m (463sq ft), this one-bed apartment is on the ground floor. The open-plan kitchen/livingroom opens to a 1.5x7.1m balcony as does the bedroom, via floor-to-ceiling glazed doors. The bathroom is fully tiled. Parking is underground. BER: D2
Plus: Long balcony off the livingroom and bedroom through floor-to-ceiling glazed doors.
Minus: View from the balcony a bit dull with grass and a fence: needs more enlightened planting.
Address: Ballybrollaghan, Frosses, Co Donegal
Agent: Anderson Auctioneers Six miles from Donegal town, this three-bed house sits on 4.8 acres of land. The house, which needs refurbishment, has two receptions, a bathroom, kitchen and three bedrooms.
Plus: Comes with 4.8 acres of land.
Minus: Has been empty for a while.