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.

Help for Landlords

Need to find a new tenant?

The Council can help you to let your property – free of charge!