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How do I bid for a council house in Southwark?

How do I bid for a council house in Southwark?

By “bid” we simply mean ‘apply for a property’. Customers can bid for one property every week. You can bid using: this website:

How do you get on the Southwark housing list?

To be included on the housing register you should:

  1. be aged 16 or over; and.
  2. currently live in the borough and have done so continuously for the last 5 years; or.
  3. work in Southwark, and have a housing need such as residing in overcrowding circumstances and/or having a medical requirement for a move; or.

How do I email Southwark Council?

[email protected]. 0207 525 2209. Customer Resolution, PO BOX 64529, London, SE1P 5LX.

Why is my bidding account suspended?

Why is my application suspended? If we receive an incomplete application form or supporting information is not provided, the application will be temporarily suspended. If the information is not received within 28 days of the application being made it will then be closed.

How much is council rent in Southwark?

Council rent is the current level of rent paid by council housing tenants. Until recently it was increased annually to get it in line with ‘target rent’ (see below). The average Southwark council rent is £99.07 though this varies across properties sizes with average rent for a 1 bed at £81.06 and £114.06.

Who is housing officer Southwark?

Michael Douglas – housing officer – Southwark Council | LinkedIn.

Where can I find my council tax number Southwark?

How to find the Council Tax account number. Your Council Tax account reference number should be located at the top of found on your bill (if applicable). If you’re having issues finding your account reference, email [email protected].

How do I contact my housing officer in Southwark?

If you think you are homeless or going to be homeless within 28 days, call the Home Searchline on 020 7525 4208. You can also visit your Housing Officer at your Area Housing Office (AHO) – contact details on the right.

How do I find my bidding number?

You will need your bidding number. You can find this on the letters and emails that we have sent you.

What does it mean to be shortlisted for a council house?

Once the closing date for bids has passed a shortlist of interested applicants is drawn up. The shortlist will identify the order of applicants based on who is in the highest band with the earliest band /effective date.

How many council houses are there in Southwark?

This was the fourth highest rise in London behind Tower Hamlets, Hackney and Westminster. The GLA estimated that there were 134,829 household in Southwark in 2020 using the central trend projections (10 year). This is projected to continue to grow.

What is Southwark Homesearch?

Welcome to Southwark Homesearch Welcome to Southwark’s Homesearch website, allocating council and partner housing association properties for rent within the borough. We aim to give you more choice in deciding where you want to live.

How do I register for Southwark social housing?

We aim to give you more choice in deciding where you want to live. Properties that are available for rent will be advertised each week. In order to register for the Social Housing waiting list please register at

How do I login to mysouthwark?

Sign inwith your MySouthwark account Social media links to login in with if you have facebook or twitter Connect with Facebook Twitter or complete these fields Login form Account email Account password Sign In Forgot your password? Don’t have an account? REGISTER Problem with login Social media links open new website

How do I bid on a property in Southwark?

You can bid using: this website: TO BID YOU WILL NEED: your Homesearch registration number your date of birth or memorable number Properties are expected to attract bids from a lot of people. You should only place a bid if you are satisfied that the property will meet your needs.

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