All about social housing.
What is social housing?
Social housing is rented accommodation provided by:
- The Peabody Group – for existing tenants wishing to move into another Peabody home
- Your local council, who will assess your eligibility
- Other housing associations
Who is eligible?
This is determined by local authorities, and people are prioritised according to the banding they are given.
Existing Peabody tenants who have a secure or assured tenancy agreement are also eligible (subject to lettings policy eligibility criteria).
How do I apply?
You need to be registered with your local council, who will assess your housing need. They may house you, give you a banding and bidding number for a waiting list, or advise you of alternative options.