Downtown Cochrane real estate guide & listings for sale
Most areas in Downtown Cochrane are quiet, as the streets are generally reasonably tranquil - although there are still several louder sections, especially close to the railway line.
This neighbourhood is very car friendly. It is very easy to park. It is challenging to move around by bike in Downtown Cochrane as. Nonetheless, the topography is flat. It is also at times challenging for people walking to get around in this part of the town as few common errands can be run without the use of a car.
Around 60% of the population of this neighbourhood own their home and 40% are renters. In this neighbourhood, the majority of buildings are small apartment buildings, while single detached homes and townhouses make up most of the remaining housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this area has occurred following the year 2000. This neighbourhood also has a good choice of unit sizes; homes range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
The nearest supermarket in this part of Cochrane is generally only a very short walk away. Moreover, there is often a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. It is also easy to access a number of clothing stores on foot. As far as education is concerned, parents and their kids will welcome that wherever their house is located in this part of Cochrane, daycares and schools are close by.