Carrickacroman, Bailieborough, County Cavan: You could make your Irish dream come true with a home on the Emerald Isle on the cheap.

There are two things the Irish could chat about all day long – the weather and of course property prices. Our readers are no different so we’ve decided to take a look at how far your dollar will go in Ireland these days.

Over the past few weeks we’ve looked at the cheapest homes on the Irish property market, historic castles for sale and mansions too. This week we’re looking at what kind of bang for your buck you could get for $50,000.

Here’s our rundown on some bargains around Ireland for just $50,000 (€46,000) or under:

14 Sli Na Srathan, Ballinlough, County Roscommon

What: Detached four-bedroom house with three bathrooms

Price: $48,710 (€45,000)


- Floor Area: 111.5 sq. meters (1,200 sq. feet)

- Ten minutes walk to Ballyinlough Village

- Accommodation includes ground floor, entrance hallway, study/office room, sitting room with open fireplace, utility room, guest toilet, double doors to dining/kitchen, patio door leading to rear garden

Carrickacroman, Bailieborough, County Cavan

What: Detached four-bedroom house with one bathroom

Price: $48,710 (€45,000)


- Farmhouse with extensive out-buildings

- Located about two miles off the Bailieborough/Cavan Rd and just off the Mountain Lodge Rd

- Property has front forecourt and rear yard including a garage with two storage sheds to rear and two large detached sheds

- Refurbishment work has commenced on the property with works still to be completed

Teelin Road, Carrick, County Donegal

What: Five bedroom townhouse with one bathroom

Price: $48,710 (€45,000)


- Floor area of 122 sq. meters (1,313 sq. feet)

- Situated in the center of the village of Carrick and on the road to the renowned sea cliffs of

- Property consisting of three floors and was recently re-roofed

- Has full planning permission granted for a two-bedroom apartment on the first floor and retail space on the ground floor

Glenamaddy Road, Dunmore, County Galway

What: Detached four-bedroom house

Price: $44,376 (€41,000)


- Old style residence of character in need of complete refurbishment in an old rustic setting.

- Convenient to school and general services at Dunmore (3 miles)

Nos 2 & 4 Ashley Court, Ashley Terrace, New Ross, County Wexford

What: Four-bedroom apartment with two bathrooms

Price: $43,272 (€€40,000)


- The three story building comprising of a two-bed apartment to the ground floor with a two-bed duplex apartment on the upper two floors

- Situated just outside New Ross town center

- Property requires extensive refurbishment and would be of interest to small builders or investors looking for a project