Category: Council housing and housing association

How can I earn 100 housing points in my council’s Housing Allocation Scheme?

This blog answers the question “How can I earn 100 housing points in my council's Housing Allocation Scheme?”  100 Housing...

What Are The Legal Implications of Council House Tenants Splitting Up?

This blog answers the question “What Are the Legal Implications of Council House Tenants Splitting Up?”When council house tenants split...

How To Make A Council Wet Room Look Nice?

This blog answers the question “How To Make A Council Wet Room Look Nice?” A Wet Room is a spacious...

Does your council need a Housing Association Affordability Check?

This blog answers the question “Does Your Council Need A Housing Association Affordability Check?” The official rent rates for Affordable...

Can My Neighbour’s Guttering Overhang My Property?

There may be times when the overhanging guttering of a neighbour can cause severe inconvenience to you. This is the...

Can I Report My Neighbours For Rats?

A rat infestation is not only unhygienic but also a matter of serious worry due to the environmental health concerns...

Can The Council Help With Tree Cutting?

While trees are part of the flora and fauna, untrimmed trees can sometimes become a matter of inconvenience for homeowners...

Can The Council Help With Rent?

With a constant rise in the cost of housing, there is an increase in the number of people looking for...

Can The Council Help With Gardening?

With gardeners charging £25 per hour in the UK, residents on low incomes may find it difficult to maintain their...

Can The Council Help With A Guarantor?

Finding a guarantor for your rental deposit or advance can sometimes be a challenge especially if you are independently renting...

Do I Need A Guarantor If I Pay 6 Months’ Rent In Advance?

In order to be able to rent privately, tenants will undergo close scrutiny of their finances by landlords so that...

Can The Council Help If You Are Homeless?

Being homeless is a consequence of many factors including low income or escape from domestic abuse. Through this blog post,...