Moving to the area brings both affordable rent and housing costs. With average home prices currently sitting at under $300,000, Williams Lake boasts some of the most affordable housing in the province. In some cases, the district is also providing relocation bonuses to qualifying applicants.
100 Mile House Real Estate companies include Royal LePage http://www.100milerealty.com/ and Re/Max https://www.remax100.ca/ . In Williams Lake, all Real Estate companies, including rentals, can be found at https://downtownwilliamslake.com/directory/categories/real-estate
Whenever in doubt about the availability of housing, our Human Resources department is also ready and able to help with the search.
Rural School Accommodations
The school district offers on site rental accommodations to teachers working in our rural schools. Teacherages are available at Naghtaneqed, Tatla Lake, Anahim Lake, Dog Creek and Alexis Creek. These teacherages are not only a gateway to the most amazing scenery and outdoor lifestyle, they are also fully furnished, including all kitchen necessities, and are maintained by the district. Internet services are also subsidized at all locations. Monthly rental rates are:
Over 12’ Wide – Single Wide Mobile: $346.26
Double Wide Mobile: $350.90
In addition to low rental costs, working at our rural schools (Anahim Lake, Tatla Lake, Alexis Creek, Naghtaneqed, Dog Creek, Likely and Forest Grove) also comes with 3 amazing benefits:
- 2 paid rural days per year
- A monthly rural travel allowance, which is equivalent to 5 paid trips per yer (as per the district mileage chart) for 1st year teachers and 10 paid trips per year after that
- A recruitment and retention allowance, equivalent to $2476.50 per year for full time teachers