Private Rented Accommodation
St Leger Homes have a private landlord service managing private rented properties. These properties are being advertised on the Doncaster HomeChoice website you can view them on the property search page using the Private Sector button. If you wish to express an interest in a private rented property please contact the Private Landlord Officers on 01302 862628 option 4.
Changes to the Allocations Policy
From 23 July 2013 Doncaster Council has introduced a new housing allocations policy. There are changes that will affect new and existing applicants. Some existing applicants may no longer qualify to join the register. We have created a fact sheet and provided information to applicants that may no longer qualify. We have an updated guide to Doncaster Councils allocations policy and a frequently asked questions leaflet. If you no longer qualify your application will be cancelled.
Important if you have submitted an application or additional information to us.
Facts and Figures
On the 03 March 2014 there were 8159 active customers on the Doncaster HomeChoice housing waiting list and 813 customers we are waiting for further information from.
Information for tenants of other landlords
If you are a tenant it is your responsibility to notify your landlord that you wish to move and give the appropriate notice in accordance with your tenancy agreement.
Check your tenancy agreement and check the terms of your tenancy with your landlord.
Important Changes that may affect you if you claim Housing Benefit
Welfare Reform will be introduced from April 2013 and this may affect you if you claim Housing Benefit, for more information see our information page on Welfare Reform.
Moving into your own home can be an exciting time but also an expensive one
If you have managed household bills before, you will know about the costs involved in running a home. However, if you are managing a household budget for the first time, you will need to think carefully about how much money you will need to set up your home and pay your regular bills.
Visit St. Leger Homes new website www.SLHDMoneywise.co.uk to find out more about how to make the most of your money, check you are getting the right income, choose the right energy supplier and manage your debts.
If you or someone you know would like help to use our service please contact us on 01302 862628 or go to our contact us page on this web site.