Cochrane real estate guide & listings for sale
Cochrane is very good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as the streets are very peaceful.
Cochrane is especially car friendly. Parking is easy. A majority of the homes for sale in this part of the Greater Calgary metropolitan area are located in places that are not very conducive to walking because very few common errands can be run without having to resort to a car. Despite the fact that there are a limited number of slopes, Cochrane is also not very suited for cycling as.
The housing stock of Cochrane is composed predominantly of single detached homes and townhouses. This town experienced its largest construction boom following the year 2000, so most of the available housing is from this time period. This part of the Greater Calgary metropolitan area offers mainly four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 85% of the population of this town own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
It can be difficult to reach high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from properties for sale in this town. Additionally, families may find it challenging for their children to access daycares as a pedestrian. With regards to eating, reaching one of around 10 grocery stores on foot is practical for some, but not all, home buyers in this part of the Greater Calgary metropolitan area. There are also a few options for those who care about restaurants and cafes in close proximity.