It can be extremely hard to step onto the property ladder, let alone when there is a pandemic.
But don’t worry – we’ve put together a list of properties in Northern Ireland by the sea that are available for less than £150,000.
This mixture of houses and apartments are good value for their size and are near gorgeous panoramic views of the coastline NI has to offer.
They are a great mix for those looking to buy their first property, for those simply wanting a change of scenery or for those looking to invest.
54 Rocklyn Walk, Donaghadee
This beautiful three-bed home is listed by Reeds Rains, Bangor with offers of around £147,500 and was built in 2018 by Windsor Developments.
It’s semi-detached, has a master bedroom and en-suite with a spacious lounge and a luxury fitted kitchen with range of integrated appliances.
This property is situated only one mile from Donaghadee town centre and five miles from Bangor town centre.
8 Castle Downs, Kilclief, Downpatrick
This three-bed semi-detached family home has has an asking price of £144,950 with Quinn Estate Agents and offers beautiful countryside views.
It’s located in the centre of Kilclief village and is a short walk from the gorgeous sandy beach and a ten minute drive from Strangford and Ballyhornan.
It also offers off-road parking and an enclosed rear garden in a lovely and quiet coastal location.
47B Glenmanus Road, Portrush
This four-bed apartment is listed by Fletcher Torrens with offers around £109,950.
It’s based on the first floor of the property and would make an ideal first-time buy or holiday home.
The property is ideally located close to all local amenities including beaches, restaurants, shops, schools, championship golf courses and transport links.
It’s within easy access to all the popular tourist attractions the beautiful North Coast has to offer.
22D Bridge Road, Helen’s Bay
This property has been listed by John Minnis Estate Agents with offers over £129,950.
It’s a second floor two-bed apartment, with a newly installed fitted kitchen and shower room.
It’s only a short stroll to Helen’s Bay railway halt, Helen’s Bay Golf Club and the local beach.
4 Ardkeen Court, Warrenpoint
This property listed by Best Property Services has an asking price of £149,950.
It’s located in the heart of Warrenpoint, has three bedrooms and is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac.
19 Montague Court, Portstewart
This Armstrong Gordon & Co listing has offers of around £139,500. It is described as a spacious four bedroom mid-terrace townhouse with gas-fired central heating.
Estate agents say this particular property is an “excellent investment opportunity for those seeking to rent out to students as it is located in a popular catchment area”.
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