Cottonwood is a great town. It is located just 20-25 minutes from Sedona and 10-15 minutes from Jerome. Also, it is just 20 minutes from I-17, the main Interstate between Flagstaff and Phoenix.
As you drive through town you will see large Cottonwood trees. These trees thrive here due to the meandering Verde River and smaller creeks and tributaries.
The housing costs are significantly lower than Sedona. Therefore, many locals choose to live in Cottonwood and make the short commute to Sedona so they can still enjoy the red rock views and state parks.
Many investors recognize the potential for rental properties in Cottonwood, and they buy the “good deals” as they come on the market.
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