Available properties are advertised each week from Thursday morning until midnight the following Tuesday.
Each property advert will provide you with information such as;
number of bedrooms
rent and service charges
other features for example if there is a garden or parking space, if pets are allowed or any minimum age restrictions
Adverts will also advise if there are any section 106 planing or legal requirements, local letting initiatives, rural designations or sensitive lets where additional checks on applicants are required.
Symbols are also used to highlight key features.
Bidding or expressing an interest
To apply for a property you must tell us that you wish to be considered for it and this is referred to as Bidding.
You can bid on a maximum of three properties per week.
Bids can be placed using the following channels
- Use the website;
- Use the automated telephone bidding line; (0300-011-2170)
- Send a text message; (95)
- Return a coupon by post; or
- In person at your local partner office reception
You can place a bid at any point during an open cycle.
Placing a bid right at the beginning or end of a cycle will not advantage or disadvantage your bid in any way.
Important. You should only bid on properties that you wish to be conisdered for. Applicants who refuse 3 offers of a suitable property following bidding may be excluded from the register for 12 months.