More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home6 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor6 hours ago11 Lambert Street, Maryborough sold for $220,000Maryborough is in easy reach of Brisbane, a pleasant drive past the Sunshine Coast and sitting in the Fraser Coast with tourist haven and whale watching powerhouse, Hervey Bay, its close neighbour.Founded in 1847 and playing its part as a major port of entry to immigrants from around the world, its name comes from the Mary River that it sits beside.With three-bedroom homes renting from $260 per week, a mortgage of just $220 per week not only can make for a great family home, but also a sound investment for future retirement.If a home or investment in Maryborough appeals then check out these bargain beauties that are currently on the market:A three-bedroom home, with a self-contained studio downstairs, set on 2ha with a dam, at 77 Neil Street in Maryborough West is asking for offers over $250,000.For something a little cheaper you should check out 13 Ella Street, Maryborough. This three-bedroom renovated home is set on 854sq m for $199,000.Or if you are really after a budget buy try 67 Brugh Street, Aldershot. On the market for only $174,000 the three-bedroom home sits on 1012sq m with a recently renovated bathroom. 11 Lambert Street Maryborough sold for $220,000 on April 20 making it our “Bargain of the Week”.THIS renovator’s delight just sold for $220,000 with at least three other bargain homes on offer in the historic city of Maryborough just 255km’s from the Brisbane CBD. 11 Lambert Street, Maryborough sold on Thursday April 20 with three bedrooms, spacious rooms and sitting on a 819sq m lot.Yes this home needs to be ripped out of the 70s, but there’s nothing more exciting than a home with good bones and a bargain price.With new flooring, a lick of paint, a new kitchen and bathroom and a good dose of landscaping and this home could be a real beauty and all for less than a one-bedroom apartment would cost you in Brisbane.