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How To Choose A Community in Cochrane

When looking for a home for sale in Cochrane, Alberta there are a few things to take into consideration as you begin your search.  One of the major decisions you will need to consider is which community in Cochrane would best suit you and your family. Each community in Cochrane has a lot to offer but there are also some drawbacks to take into consideration depending on your needs.  Here are some things to take into consideration

Commute Time In Cochrane

For Sale MLS®#: C4271584

Many people settle in Cochrane but commute to Calgary for work. It's a great place to live being only a few minutes from the city limits. However, one of Cochrane's issues (the town is busy working on) is the traffic congestion. A 12 minute drive to Cagary is great but not if you're stuck in town traffic for over 20 minutes. When you're ready to start looking at homes for sale in Cochrane look at communities like Fireside, Riversong, Gleneagles and Bow Ridge which offer you quick access to the highway without having to go through the town. Consider these communities if driving is not your jam!  

 School Zoning

For Sale: MLS®#: C4255994

Cochrane has very strict policy inregards to the school catchment areas in Cochrane. If you have your heart set on playing for the Cochrane Cobras at Cochrane High or Playing in the Band at Bow Valley it is best to check out your local schools and double check which areas of the town you need to reside in. Narrow down your list of homes for sale in Cochrane by knowing which schools your child can attend. You can also contact the Rocky View School Division as this often changes with the growing community. 

The View

Cochrane Alberta Real Estate
For sale: MLS®#: C4267704

The view in Cochrane is one of the best features this big town has to offer! When looking at Cochrane Real Estate take into consideration what you want to see out your living room window when you're having that morning cup of coffee. Cochrane real estate developers have put a lot of thought into maximizing the beauty that the town has to offer. Not all communities have mountain views like Sunset or Sunterra but some have river views, valley views, sky views and creek views!

For more information on buying or selling a home in Cochrane and surrounding area contact one of our team members who know the communities here inside and out! 

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