You will need a specific reason for needing to move, which may include:
As homes are scarce, the most urgent cases are treated as a priority. Even if you fall into this category, you are still advised to consider all your options. If your case is less urgent, you could have to wait a very long time.
Old Ford Housing Association are partners in the common housing register at the London Borough of Tower Hamlets so all our empty properties are advertised weekly in the East End Life.
If you wish to move home within the borough of Tower Hamlets than you will have to complete and fill in a Tower Hamlets housing application form.
Old Ford are part of an online house exchange scheme which is free of charge to Old Ford residents. The scheme enables residents to look for exchanges within the area and in other parts of the country.You can register for the scheme online at www.houseexchange.org.uk.
You can also exchange your home with other Old Ford residents through our own internal mutual exchange scheme. Pick up an application form from reception or contact the re-housing team on 0203 583 1550 (choose option 2).
For more information please contact Karen Bailey, Re-housing Manager on 0203 583 1565 or email Karen.Bailey@circle.org.uk
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