Our Rent Deposit Scheme aims to help prevent residents from becoming homeless by offering a guaranteed deposit to landlords, in the event of damage or disrepair to a property.
To qualify for the scheme you must have a local connection and be:
If you are a Landlord who is interested in letting to tenants claiming housing benefit, this scheme provides a number of benefits:
The Rent Deposit Guarantee Scheme can help those who are homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless, to find housing in the private rented sector.
It guarantees the deposit required against any reasonable disrepair which may occur during the period of rental, up to the equivalent of six week's rent.
We will carry out an assessment to see if you are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless to qualify.
To find out more and/or to join the scheme, contact us using the contact details below:
Updated: 23 July 2019