Housing

Housing

Information and advice for landlords and tenants during the Coronavirus pandemic

Important information regarding private and social rented housing during the crisis

Your housing options

Find out what options you have with a FREE online assessment

Get your free personalised housing options and advice guide - it'll take around 15 minutes.

Homechoice - COVID-19 update

Choice Based Lettings weekly cycles restart from Wednesday 20 May. Due to our teams working from home nominations, new applications, health & social assessments and banding reviews may take longer. We will respond to queries as quickly as possible and ask that you do not contact the team unless your query is urgent.

Finding a home

Help and advice finding a home

We have advice about national home buying schemes, advice about your rights if you're renting privately and much more.

Help improving your home

There is lots of help available to make your home easier to live in.

Major adaptations to help with a disability, work to make it easier for old people to live at home independently and help to make your home more energy efficient - it's all here.

Join the housing register

Looking for help finding a home?

Apply to join the housing register so you can be considered for social housing.

Apply (bid) for social housing

Once you have joined the housing register, you can bid for a property.

Read more on these pages about who gets priority, how your bid is assessed and look at the properties currently available.