Why Southern Alberta?
Ever thought about living and working in Lethbridge? With just over 100,000 residents, Lethbridge boasts in big city amenities with a small-town feel. Lethbridge is a diverse community with a thriving arts and culture scene, first-rate parks, sports and recreational facilities, and two post-secondary institutions. In addition to the amenities within City limits, Lethbridge is just two hours from Calgary, one hour from the US border to the South and the Rocky Mountains to the West, and two hours to Fernie, BC.
The best part is, you'll be able to take advantage of all of the amenities both in and near Lethbridge, including amazing parks bike trails, and golf courses, with your easy 20-minute work commute, 190 hours of sunlight per month, and more than 320 sunny days per year.
In addition to its great amenities, Lethbridge also enjoys a substantially lower cost of living than Calgary or Edmonton, with the average home price in Lethbridge being $200k less than the average in Calgary in 2018. For young families, Lethbridge boasts 17 elementary schools, 5 junior high school, and 3 high schools. Both French and Spanish immersion are available. Many Lethbridge schools also have programming in place to meet the needs of children with disabilities. The aforementioned post-secondary institutions include Lethbridge College (Canada's first publicly funded college) and the University of Lethbridge.
Whether you're thinking of establishing new roots in Southern Alberta, or returning to old ones, we'd be happy to speak with you about joining our Firm.