While the transition to remote work and rural living has been growing in recent years, we have all seen the trend jump this year with COVID-19 making remote work mandatory for many. Find a home that gives you room to grow – grow your personal interests, community connections, your family, a garden, and your career. Learn more about the many outdoor adventures, thriving arts and culture, growing cultural community associations, recreational activities, local schools and post-secondary schools, and things to enjoy in Chatham-Kent.
Located between Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair, with an abundance of green space and limited traffic in between, Chatham-Kent provides a great location for a relaxed lifestyle and easy access to nature.
Competitive housing prices and a variety of options exist across our 23 distinct communities, giving you the option to work from your own space in a lake-side hamlet, small town, or the centrally located city of Chatham. The average cost of housing across Chatham-Kent in 2020 was $310,244, giving you more money to take home at the end of the day, and often a larger space to enjoy than many options in larger centres.
Chatham-Kent offers a safe and welcoming option to gain more work-life balance, with strong community connections to pursue your professional development, networking, and career growth. Connect with local chambers of commerce, professional associations, young professionals, and other professionals in co-working spaces for the days you need it. Find a job locally, for a future career move or family member, with help from local employment supports and hundreds of diverse employers looking for talent.