Hanna and the surrounding Special Areas offer a variety of housing options – from heritage to new homes, apartments to acreages, independent to assisted – they all offer country living with all the amenities.
The cost to purchase or build a new home in our community is low, compared to other parts of Alberta with the cost of an average-sized lot costing between $40,000 and $75,000. Be sure to consider the new development called Fielding Place. It provides the opportunity to build a brand new executive or starter home in an established area. No waiting for sidewalks, roads, schools or playgrounds to be built. They are already in place! Contact a local Realtor or the Town Office to begin your search.
Hanna has a range of rental options – from single homes to duplexes or apartments. The Town Office maintains a listing of landlords in Hanna who may have units available.
Hanna Comparison Checklist
|Rush Hour||2 ½ hours||3 min||√|
|Road Rage||daily||not enough traffic to get raged about||√|
|Traffic Volume||½ hour to get anywhere||3 minutes everywhere||√|
|Mortgage||large payments||mortgage paid off||√|
|Raw Land Prices||there isn’t any||affordable prices||√|
|Neighbors||25′ to 50′ lots.||50′ to acreage sized lots||√|
|Golfing||$45 – $100 green fees
hard to get on the course
|$20 – $45 green fees
9-18 hole course walk on
|Hockey||$700 + per year||$250 per year||√|
|Game/Practice Time||30 – 45 minutes||2 hour ice times||√|
|Crime Rates||Growing out of control||Little to no crime||√|
|Smog||Can see the smog some days||crisp, clean country air.
Clear unobstructed views of the sky
|Hospitals||Hours in waiting rooms||Minutes to see a Doctor||√|
|Schools||30 + students per class||20 + students per class||√|
|Walk to Amenities||Not really considered||Can walk to work, play, visiting,
exercise or peace and quiet.
|Family Values||Don’t know neighbors||Talk to and enjoy neighbors.||√|
|Close to Cities||Even if you don’t want it||2 hours when you need it.
Hanna is located centrally.
It is 2 hours to Red Deer, Calgary,
Medicine Hat or Kindersley.
|All Major Conveniences||√||All Major Conveniences||√|