As Dublin's pub trade has attracted increased investment and new entrants in recent years it will be interesting to see how the market responds to the offers of pubs that have just come to the market in Dalkey, Ballyconnell and Tullamore.
In the attractive seaside village of Dalkey a well known gastropub, The Magpie Inn, has been offered for sale and John Ryan of agents CBRE is seeking offers in excess of €1.65m.
Located at the high-profile intersection of Coliemore Road and Castle Street, it has frontage on to Convent Road and Tubbermore Road. Its accommodation extends to 421 sq m which comprises ground floor lounge bar, first floor function room and a separate apartment.
In Ballyconnell, which attracts boating tourists with its Erne and Shannon canal, Reillys Bar will go for auction this Saturday May 4 with O'Reilly Taylor Tweedy auctioneers who are guiding from €300,000.
The main street premises benefits from a late dance disco license. Renovated within the last two years it has a large secure beer garden.
And a public house with residential income potential in the centre of Tullamore, Co Offaly is for sale with a €250,000 guide price. Known as Gallagher's Manor, the three-storey mid-terrace premises has a gross internal floor area of 460.7 sq m. This space includes eight upstairs flats. The ground floor of the premises extends to 206 sq m.