This home at 18 Silene Street, Wavell Heights, goes to auction on Saturday. Picture: realestate.com.auThere’s a large rumpus room or teenager’s retreat on the lower level with its own access, but it’s what’s out the back that’s really impressive.A built-in day bed overlooks the self-cleaning, salt water heated pool, while imported Indonesian tiles complete the outdoor entertaining area.There’s even a built-in outdoor kitchen with bar fridge and sink. This home at 73 Ashgrove Avenue, Ashgrove, goes to auction on Saturday. Picture: realestate.com.auJust 5km from the CBD and within walking distance to coffee shops, buses and schools, the property is ready to move in as is or add value.It has all the features of a classic Queenslander, including charming French doors, polished timber floors and stained glass windows.There’s also a terraced deck featuring a spa, built- in barbecue and plenty of yard space for the dog. This home at 73 Ashgrove Avenue, Ashgrove, goes to auction on Saturday. Picture: realestate.com.auIT will be the battle of the first home buyers when this cute workers cottage in one of Brisbane’s most sought-after suburbs goes under the hammer this weekend.There are 99 homes scheduled to go to auction in Brisbane this week, including a two-bedroom Queenslander at 73 Ashgrove Avenue, Ashgrove. Entry level buyers should be lining up to bid for this beauty on Saturday. This home at 47 Pinecroft Street, Wavell Heights, goes to auction on Saturday. Picture: realestate.com.auMore from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home3 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor3 hours ago Queensland rental demand up Stunning transformation Cheapest house in one of Brisbane’s best suburbs A prime development opportunity is on offer in inner-city Herston on Saturday. You’d think the property at 22 Fagan Road would be a hit with developers and investors, but marketing agent Rovina Lawrence from Urban Property Agents said the interest so far had been from families wanting to live in the existing house. This home at 22 Fagan Road, Herston, goes to auction on Saturday. Picture: realestate.com.auFor those looking for the home that has it all and doesn’t require lifting a finger, head along to 18 Silene Street, Wavell Heights, on Saturday at 10am.Located in a quiet cul-de-sac on a low maintenance 640 sqm block, this four-bedroom house has four bathrooms to match and comes with all the modern comforts and quality finishes of a superior home. This home at 18 Silene Street, Wavell Heights, goes to auction on Saturday. Picture: realestate.com.au GET THE LATEST REAL ESTATE NEWS DIRECT TO YOUR INBOX HERE Auction activity across the capital cities will be slightly subdued this week, with 1588 auctions currently being tracked by CoreLogic — down from last week’s final result of 2001 auctions.Auction clearance rates are still weak, remaining below the 70 per cent mark for a fifth straight week nationally.In Brisbane last week the clearance rate improved significantly from the previous week — jumping to 51.6 per cent from 33 per cent.The auction success rate on the Gold Coast was only 35.4 per cent, while it was higher on the Sunshine Coast at 52.4 per cent.Follow Liz Tilley on Twitter @liztilley84 This home at 22 Fagan Road, Herston, goes to auction on Saturday. Picture: realestate.com.auThe site is an 810 sqm double block and comes with a triple gabled, four-bedroom Queenslander.Development options include expanding the existing residence, relocating the existing dwelling to build a second house, or building two town homes on the vacant block and keeping the existing house at the front (subject to approval).Ms Lawrence said Herston was a small, tightly-held suburb and houses on big blocks of land were rare. “It’s in a great location on the high side of the street and would be very suitable for a family,” she said. This home at 47 Pinecroft Street, Wavell Heights, goes to auction on Saturday. Picture: realestate.com.auMarketing agent Cameron Woods of LJ Hooker said the property had attracted interest from young and growing families in the area looking to upsize.“We are expecting it to sell on Saturday,” he said. “810 sqm blocks are very hard to get in this area.”The property will be auctioned on-site at 10am. This home at 73 Ashgrove Avenue, Ashgrove, goes to auction on Saturday. Picture: realestate.com.auOn the other side of town, another renovator’s delight is up for grabs in Camp Hill.The three-bedroom, pre-war home at 47 Pinecroft Street is on a double block spanning 810 sqm and close to the suburb’s cafe and shopping precinct and good schools.It needs some TLC, but big blocks in the popular suburb are hard to come by.