A recent article in the Cochrane Times states that the Calgary Real Estate Board reported that the real estate market in Cochrane is thriving. The price of single-family homes increased more than 6 percent in 2013, despite an increase in inventory of more than 9 percent, according to the CREB figures.
Further, the article reported, the 554 homes sold in Cochrane last year was a 9 percent increase from 2012, which is the highest increase in the city's history. Cochrane was third highest in home sales activity in areas surrounding Calgary, coming in behind Airdrie and Okotoks. Those who are planning to sell their homes in Cochrane and other communities in the area this year will likely benefit from the continued low supply of homes in Calgary and individuals and families searching for an alternative. The single family benchmark price for a home in Cochrane is currently at $403,183. In Calgary, a single family home bears a benchmark price of $458,017.
If you're planning to sell your home in Cochrane, remember that you don't have to do it alone. Selling a home can be overwhelming. Let us help you with the hard stuff -- researching the market in order to determine an appropriate price, advertising, arranging open houses and private showings, negotiating purchase offers, and overseeing contract contingencies and complicated paperwork. We have extensive experience in all of these activities and the ability to get the best price for your home as possible.
If you'd like a free home evaluation or want to know more about how we can help you sell your Cochrane home fast and for a great price, contact us today.