Benefits of the find your own scheme: Click to get info
- If you qualify, we offer financial help to rent a property in an area of choice. We will pay one month’s rent at Local Housing Allowance Rate and 1 month’s deposit- to be held on a government deposit scheme.
- If you are successful in finding your own private rented home, we will make a relocation support payment of £500 to you. You can use this one off payment to assist with any costs associated with moving.
- An opportunity for you to find a property which is affordable and meets your needs (within Local Housing Allowance Rates)
- We make payments directly to the agent/landlord of the property on your behalf
The Landlord must provide the following: Click to get info
- Proof of property ownership
- An energy performance certificate (EPC)
- A gas safety certificate
- An electrical safety certificate
- A carbon monoxide alarm (if appropriate)
- A copy of the signed tenancy agreement