Jim Bates

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I have sold a property at 14 GRIFFIN INDUSTRIAL POINT in Cochrane. See details here

14 GRIFFIN INDUSTRIAL POINT. APPROXIMATELY HALF ACRE OF M-1 ZONING LEVEL LAND. UTILITIES ARE 3 METERS INSIDE THE PROPERTY LINE ON THE EAST END OF THE 1 ACRES PARCEL TO BE DIVIDED. EASY ACCESS TO MAJOR HIGHWAYS. THIS IS THE WESTERLY HALF OF THE FULL ACRE. BOTH PARCELS CAN BE BOUGHT FOR A 1 ACRE INVESTMENT. EACH ACRE CAN ACCOMMODATE 10,000 FT2 BASE BUILDING UP TO 38 FEET HIGH .EACH BUILDING IS ALLOWED 40% OF MAIN FLOOR AS MEZZANINES. 4000 FT2. EACH BUILDING CNBE CONSTRUCTED AS 5. 2000 FT2 BAYS/CONDOS OR REQUIRED SIZES.

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I have sold a property at 14 GRIFFIN INDUSTRIAL POINT in Cochrane. See details here

14 GRIFFIN INDUSTRIAL POINT. APPROXIMATELY HALF ACRE OF M-1 ZONING LEVEL LAND. UTILITIES ARE AT THE PROPERTY LINE. EASY ACESS TO MAJOR HIGHWAYS. THIS IS THE WESTERLY HALF OF THE FULL ACRE. BOTH PARCELS CAN BE BOUGHT FOR A 1 ACRE INVESTMENT. EACH ACRE CAN ACCOMMODATE 10,000 FT2 BASE BUILDING UP TO 38 FEET HIGH.EACH BUILDING IS ALLOWED 40% OF MAIN FLOOR AS MEZZANINES. 4000 FT2. EACH BUILDING CNBE CONSTRUCTED AS 5. 2000 FT2 BAYS/CONDOS OR REQUIRED SIZES.

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I have sold a property at 42160 Township Road 250 in Rural Rocky View County.
Location, Location, Location. This Equestrian centre is located on 80.43 Acres of land with Panoramic Mountain Views and only 2 minutes to Hwy 1 access, 22 minutes to downtown Calgary, 5 minutes to Cochrane, 45 minutes to Canmore, 35 minutes to Spruce Meadows. And 40 min to international airport. Barn is 242 x 80 One of a kind property with 200 x 80 indoor riding arena with sub base clay pack and proper upper sand and clay, Man cave viewing area to watch the Arena activities below. 42 x 40 heated entrance to unload horses, Harness stall, Wash stall, Shoeing stall. 40 x 80 Hay enclosed Hay shed, Fully enclosed heated lean to on side 26 x 200 ft with 10 large indoor stalls with access to 10 runs, with all pipe fencing, indoor stalls all gates swing to then run a skid steer down the entire lenght of barn to clean out. 42 x 26 area for feed. All overhead doors on electric door openers. 42 x 40 shop , 4 outside horse shelters, all pipe corrals, Equipment shed 120 x 60 ft with 16 ft ceiling. The barn was designed to be able to come in, take off your jacket, feed the horses , take them into the arena, work them, come back out and clean and care for them and then back to the stalls and never have to go outside if the weather is bad. There is approx 45 acres broke land that is extremely good farm land for growing hay or grain crops to feed the animals. There is also a Cleared space behind the equipment shed on high ground with road built to the location, to build a second home with panoramic mountain views. Extremely well built 1400 sq ft walk out bungalow with vaulted ceilings, Granite counters, SS appliances, Solid core doors, hardwood floors, Massive west side deck with glass railings and Panoramic Mountain views. The built in barbecue on the deck is cool. Primary bedroom has its own ensuite walk in closet and remote control blinds. The lower level bar is a must see with Beamed ceilings, 1.5 inch sold wood floors, full lengh Bar, Murphy bed built into wall unit, Incredible wide screen TV over the fireplace and walk out to the fully screened patio with mountain views, two washrooms down, one with infloor heat and Solid core custom door. Must be seen to be appreciated. Boot room is a plus. Extremely energy efficient property. Check out the virtual tour pics and call for a personal showing today.
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I have sold a property at 42160 250 TOWNSHIP in Rural Rocky View County.
Location, Location, Location. This Equestrian centre is located on 80.43 Acres of land with Panoramic Mountain Views and only 2 minutes to Hwy 1 access, 22 minutes to downtown Calgary, 5 minutes to Cochrane, 45 minutes to Canmore, 35 minutes to Spruce Meadows. And 40 min to international airport. The extremely well insulated Barn is 242 x 80 ft and very efficient to heat with well maintained 200 x 80 indoor riding arena , sub base clay pack and proper upper sand and clay creating a permanant dust free arena , Heated viewing area with facilities on upper level to watch the arena activities below. Heated Tac Room with room for lockers, 42 x 40 heated entrance to unload horses, Harness stall, Heated indoorWash stall with hot and cold water, Shoeing stall. 40 x 80 enclosed Hay shed, Fully enclosed heated lean to on side 26 x 200 ft with 10 large indoor stalls with access to 10 runs, with all pipe fencing, indoor stalls all gates swing to then run a skid steer down the entire length of barn to clean out. 42 x 26 area for feed. All overhead doors on electric door openers. 42 x 40 shop , 6 outside horse shelters, all pipe corrals, Equipment shed 120 x 60 ft with 16 ft ceiling. The barn was designed to be able to come in, take off your jacket, feed the horses , take them into the arena, work them, come back out and clean and care for them and then back to the stalls and never have to go outside if the weather is bad. There is approx 45 acres broke land that is extremely good farm land for growing hay or grain crops to feed the animals. There is also a second home yard space behind the equipment shed on high ground with road built to the location, to build a second home with Astounding Panoramic Mountain Views. Extremely well built 1400 sq ft walk out bungalow with vaulted ceilings, Granite counters, SS appliances, Solid core doors, hardwood floors, Massive west side deck with glass railings and Panoramic Mountain views. The built in barbecue on the deck is cool. Primary bedroom has its own ensuite walk in closet and remote control blinds. The lower level bar is a must see with Beamed ceilings, 1.5 inch sold wood floors, full lengh Bar, Murphy bed built into wall unit, Incredible wide screen TV over the fireplace and walk out to the fully screened patio with mountain views, two washrooms down, one with infloor heat and Solid core custom door. Boot room is a plus. 60 psi water pressure throughout the property. Extremely well designed property to meet your equestrian needs that must be seen to be appreciated . Check out the virtual tour pics and call for a personal showing today.
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I have sold a property at 141 Crawford DRIVE in Cochrane.
BACKING ONTO A TREED BERM and FACING A GREEN SPACE - Nature does not get better than this! Welcome to Crawford Ranch, a serene and private enclave of residential townhomes that feature large yards, double attached garages, inviting decks and upscale living! This fantastic townhome features 2 MASTER BEDROOMS with adjoining ENSUITE BATHS! The MAIN LEVEL showcases a beautiful functional kitchen with gleaming GRANITE COUNTERS, STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES , LARGE BREAKFAST BAR and beautiful wood cabinetry, a corner WALK IN PANTRY and ample storage! The adjoining OPEN PLAN GREAT ROOM is a showstopper with a gorgeous tile surround MANTLE FIREPLACE and plenty of room for upscale furniture to unwind and relax and a passage door onto your BBQ DECK! This fabulous plan also offers a large BONUS ROOM where movie night or quiet time can always take place. A good sized HALF BATH and STORAGE CLOSET complete this level. The UPPER LEVEL offers 2 MASTER BEDROOMS with large walk in closet and double closets PLUS 2 ENSUITE BATHS for unwinding and relaxation! Beautiful large windows render naturally sunlit rooms and stunning views of lush greenery and sounds of nature as your wake up call. Enjoy an UPPER LAUNDRY for ease and convenience of laundry day without the hassle of stairs! The LOWER LEVEL leads to your secure DOUBLE ATTACHED GARAGE and features a large coat closet from the entrance as well as a large storage room. BUT THAT'S NOT ALL...There is a huge opportunity to develop a third bedroom, media room, gym or whatever your needs are in the spacious undeveloped basement space! This property will not disappoint as the opportunities are endless and the living is tranquil and relaxed. Steps to the BOW RIVER AND JUMPING POUND CREEK, walking paths and amenities galore all close by! This is Cochrane's most beautiful location engulfed in nature and stunning views to tantalize all of your senses. COME SEE.....
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I have sold a property at 85 Hacienda ESTATES in Rural Rocky View County.
STUNNING EQUESTRIAN ESTATE PROPERTY DESIGNED WITH THE HORSE ENTHUSIAST IN MIND. RIDE 365 DAYS OF THE YEAR IN THE 92' x 140' HEATED, INDOOR ARENA. 5 PADDOCKS & 3 SEPARATE PASTURES ALL WITH LARGE SHELTERS & AUTO WATERERS. SPECTACULAR VALLEY VIEWS ONLY 1 HOUR FROM CALGARY! NEW SOLAR-POWERED SECURITY GATE. 360 DEGREE CAMERAS W MOTION DETECTION. Sun is shining? Move your riding enjoyment to the large 100’ x 240’ outdoor, sand riding ring. In addition to indoor/outdoor riding space, this impressive equestrian property boasts an attached tack-up area, 4 box stalls, a large heated shop & natural gas standby generator. Feed storage shouldn’t be a problem with the 48’ x 60’ hay/storage barn located on the property & airplane hangar doors & 20' ceilings that provide access for any larger equipment. The handcrafted, custom home is designed to highlight the spectacular view of the valley & is loaded w top-of-the-line extras. See supplements for full details on home design & finishing.
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I have sold a property at 314 205 Sunset DRIVE in Cochrane.
Check out this great top floor condo in beautiful Sunset Ridge! This spacious one bed, one bath offers the efficiency and convenience of apartment living. Dedicated tech center and in suite laundry. Great views to the northeast and on the 'cool' side of the building! Plus the convenience of undergound parking! Guest suite! On-site gym! Shopping, pharmacy, medical, dental and restaurants just steps away! A quiet, self-contained, immaculately maintained unit with amenities nearby plus great light and a great view!
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I have sold a property at 264178 Range Road 55 RANGE in Rural Rocky View County.
WELCOME TO A RAY OF SUNSHINE IN YOUR LIFE. A COZY LOG HOME SURROUNDED BY FOOT HILLS MOUNTAINS AND GHOST LAKE. SET ON OVER 11 ACRES FENCED AND CROSS FENCED WITH A HORSE SHELTER. OPEN CONCEPT HOME WITH LOFT WITH MOUNTAIN VIEWS. MAIN FLOOR KITCHEN AND DINNING ROOM AND LIVING ROOM. OPENS UP ONT A LARGE DECK. THE WALK OUT LOWER LEVEL IS FULLY FINISHED WITH ROOM TO ADD ANOTHER BEDROOM. DON`T MISS THSISAWSOME PROPERTY.
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I have sold a property at 85 Gleneagles VIEW in Cochrane.
Exceptionally well designed walk-out bungalow with over 1800 square feet of living space on the Main level. Open concept with views from the front door to the back of the house. The prestigious Gleneagles Estate Area, with views of the mountains without worry of golf balls. Green space out the back as well as a playground for the kids. From the Formal Dining room, home office and spacious gourmet kitchen with granite countertops and seating around the breakfast bar. The primary bedroom allows for continued views to the south, and the spa like ensuite with double sinks, and walk in closet offer all the creature comforts you deserve. 12 foot ceilings on the main level. The upper deck offers a screened in area for your BBQing comfort with out the wind. The curved staircase to the lower level that offers 2 additional bedrooms, a 4 piece bathroom and a second fireplace and an exercise room or flex room. The in floor heating make this area a job to hang out in. The heated 3 car garage provides plenty of space for your 'toys' or a work shop.
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I have sold a property at 2 70 RAILWAY STREET E in Cochrane.
BAY #3 70 RAILWAY STREET, COCHRANE AB. THIS UNIT IS 1040 SQUARE FEET AND IS ON A MAIN ROAD WAY. THE OFFICE IS OPEN AND BRIGHT WITH LED LIGHTING, THERE IS 2 OPEN WINDOW OFFICES, KITCHEN, WASHROOM, STORAGE SHELVES. AIRCONDITIONING ANS SECURITY SYSTEM. THIS PROPERTY CAN ALSO BE LEASED AT $20.00 SQ FT AND $690 COMMON AREA.
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I have sold a property at 42055 TWP RD 281 A in Cochrane.
108 ACRES JUST BY THE WESTBROOK SCHOOL. NEWER COUNTRY STYLE HOME WITH WALK OUT LOWER LEVEL. OPEN CONCEPT FOR THE KITCHEN AND THE FAMILY ROOM. VAULTED CEILINGS AND A GAS FIRE PLACE. LOVELY SCREENED IN PATIO WITH VIEWS. MASTER BEDROOM IS ON THE MAIN FLOOR WITH ENSUIT. SECOND BEDROOM AN BATH ROOM WITH LAUNDRY. THE LOWER LEVEL HAS A BEDROOM , BATH ROOM AN LARGE OPEN AREAS FOR GATHERINGS. WE HAVE AN OVER SIZED GARAGE WITH 3 OVER HEAD DRIVE THROUGH DOORS AND 220 POWER. THERE ARE 2 WELLS THAT ARE CONNECTED, HEATED PUMP HOUSE, LARGE OPEN SHED FOR HAY AND MACHINERY, CUSTOM BUILT BARN WITH TACK ROOM 4 STALLS , TIE STALLS AND A LOFT. A WORK SHOP WITH WOOD STOVE. LOTS OF PENS WITH WATERS FOR YOUR LIVSTOCK. OPEN AREA FOE HAYING ANS LOTS OF PASTURES. FENCED AND CROSS FENCED.
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I have sold a property at Range Road 51 in Rural Mountain View County.
SOLITUDE | Super private quarter section, nicely treed with a varying topography and loads of wildlife. Located just minutes from Water Valley at the end of a dead end road, this gorgeous piece of land is the perfect place to build a dream home, escape on weekends or hold as a recreational investment. From dense forest to open meadows, you can enjoy the very best Mother Nature has to offer on this piece of paradise. From hiking to hunting, quadding or horseback riding this land has something to offer every outdoor enthusiast. Quick access, only 45 minutes NW of Calgary. Take a drive and DISCOVER WATER VALLEY! GST is applicable.
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I have sold a property at 139 Quigley DRIVE in Cochrane.
Amazing opportunity in the fabulous community of West Terrace in Cochrane! Pride of ownership resonates in this immaculately maintained bi-level home that is fully developed and has 2,174 SqFt of living space. Main floor has unique front entrance, few steps up is a spacious & inviting great size living room with gas fireplace finished with tile & custom wood mantle, vaulted ceilings all way to the dining & a big kitchen area where the chef of the family can enjoy cooking, there are also huge windows allowing lots of natural light. You will also discover a great size primary bedroom with its own 4pc bathroom en-suite, 2 more bedrooms and 2nd 4pc bath. Few steps down onto the sunshine basement there is a large family room area featuring a beautiful wood burning fireplace with an amazing brick wall & mantle, wet bar/kitchenette, 3rd big bedroom, full 4pc bathroom & a separate dream huge laundry room with sewing counter that can be used as a computer desk or storage space. Front & back yards are landscaped. You can enjoy your private fenced south facing backyard with a humongous deck where you can relax and entertain. Double oversized rear garage is heated. This fantastic property is located on a huge lot in a unique location with no neighbors across so you can enjoy beautiful views from your living room in Cochrane’s highly desirable community, walking distance to schools, parks, shopping & restaurants, walking trails and a lot, lot more. Call to book your private viewing today!
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I have sold a property at 213 77 George Fox TRAIL in Cochrane.
Unit 213 is a beautiful, well cared for and well appointed suite. there are many details added that aren't found in other units of it's style such as: Electric fireplace with built-ins in the living room, pantry, mirrored closet doors with extra SHELVING IN THE Master bedroom, front hall closet with shoe shelves. There are new Fridge and convection oven within the last year and there is under cabinet lighting in the kitchen. It is a two bedroom and two bathroom suite on the second floor, steps away from the main staircase with easy access to the elevator and 2nd floor coffee area. Lofts on the Bow is a 55+ building with many different common areas including a puzzle table, pool table, workout room with several machines, sewing area for those so inclined, four areas with sofas and chairs to chat with neighbors and a library. There is one titled parking space in the underground parkade and additional parking for a second car outside the building. there is also a large courtyard to enjoy with picnic tables, BBQ, and outdoor fireplace. Make Lofts your home today.
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I have sold a property at 1601 250 fireside DRIVE in Cochrane.
Welcome to unit 1601 in popular Vantage Fireside, Freshly painted with new amenities. END unit with double garage and 2 parking on the outside. Flex room, lots of windows in the living room and dinning room, the kitchen has island and a gas BBQ on the deck. Great amenities close by and new K-8 school and steps to the beautiful walking paths in the natural reserve.
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I have sold a property at 283131 RANGE ROAD, 51 in Bottrel.
Very private full 160 acres set on the hill top just 25 minutes NW of Cochrane. Enjoy the westerly sunsets, cabin on the pond, the hiking trails or ride your horse through the many groomed trails. The slab on grade home has multi zone in floor heat. Enjoy the concrete wrap around patio an extra 2200 sqft of covered outdoor living area. Located just outside the kitchen is the future outdoor kitchen with BBQ and hot & Cold water. This quiet and simply exquisite family home is set on a knoll to take advantage of the grand views. Utilizing the latest technology to operate the security and monitoring, heating and door access through the tough screen or remotely. The main area is an open concept with tall beamed ceilings. There are 2 generous bed rooms and the master is large with a gas fireplace and access your covered patio and hot tub. The over sized attached garage has in floor heat and there is a 704 square foot bonus room above the garage with large windows. There is a 2-ton A/C condenser to assist in cooling the home along with a 18 KW automatic back up generator, high efficiency dual boilers to heat the home attached to the 40 gallon domestic hot water storage . The grounds are landscaped with a small irrigated pond and firepit to enjoy the evening sunsets. Just across the yard is the the shop with the barn 46ft x 96ft the shop is 42x46 with in floor heat, tall ceilings and a loft and 3 piece bathroom. The other half is storage for hay and farm equipment. Not far away is your private stocked pond with a cozy getaway cabin and freestanding fireplace. I have attached an in-depth accounting of the Dogpound Ranch features and drone mini movie
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I have sold a property at 273146 Lochend ROAD in Rural Rocky View County.
STUNNING OPPORTUNITY IDEALLY located on 11.75 acres +/- and only 15 minutes from Calgary, Airdrie, and Cochrane! This property is truly a must see! The 1,998 sq ft bungalow has been beautifully upgraded and maintained over the years. Upon entering you are greeted by neutral décor, vaulted ceilings, large windows, gleaming hardwood, and a traditional layout. The formal living and dining room area is the perfect spot to host big family dinners, offering lots of space and natural light. The kitchen is stunning with GORGEOUS OAK CABINETS, STAINLESS STEEL appliances (including a GAS STOVE), GRANITE counters and another dining area with doors leading the huge, no maintenance composite deck. The family room has newly installed LUXURY VINYL PLANK floor, lots of windows and a BRICK COVERED WOOD FIREPLACE as a focal point. Down the hall you find a 4 pce bathroom and three huge bedrooms, one of which is the PRIMARY SUITE that offers a WALK-IN closet with organizers and a spa like 5 PCE ENSUITE with DUAL SINKS, WALK-IN SHOWER and SOAKER TUB. There is also MAIN FLOOR LAUNDRY and powder room for added convenience. The SPRAWLING WALK-OUT BASEMENT was REDONE in the last couple years and features a WET BAR, games area, recreation room, another 4 pce bathroom with IN-FLOOR HEAT, and two huge bedrooms! Outside on this gorgeous property you will find loads of trees, shrubs, and perennials. The seller keeps walking paths mowed for easy access to all parts of the property. There is an older, beautifully maintained 117 sq. ft. cabin that would make a fantastic studio or bunkhouse. This property is a HORSE LOVERS DREAM with 4 SHELTERS, TWO WATERERS and a 60x100 RIDING ARENA with LEAN-TO HAY STORAGE. Properties in this condition and with this convenient of a location do not come up very often, call to book your showing appointment.
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