Rent a home through Northumberland Homefinder
also known as: Affordable Housing, Choice Based Letting Scheme, Council House, Homefinder, Letting, Northumberland Homefinder, Social Housing.
Northumberland Homefinder offers available council, social rented, private rented and shared ownership homes to prospective tenants’ giving a choice in where they want to live and the type of house they would like to live in. It is a partnership between the council and Housing Providers who work in the Northumberland area.
Apply for council or social housing
To be considered for a property you must apply to join the
housing register. You can then use Homefinder to search and
bid for properties.
The Homefinder website contains lots of useful information about
how to use the service, including how to register and how the
You can also view our guide to the
Northumberland Homefinder Service here .
Northumberland’s Common Allocation Policy
The council and its partners have agreed a common allocation
policy which means that the way houses are allocated will be the
same throughout Northumberland.