In light of the current situation, the Chartered Institute of Housing has published several documents. These documents cover topics such as:
Chartered Institute of Housing COVID-19 information
Find out how to claim benefit, report a change, check Local
Housing Allowance (LHA) rates and more.
Find a home from a registered provider, look for accredited properties, help to buy schemes and help for armed forces personnel.
Find out the maximum amount we'll pay if you rent from a private
Homelessness Services are now managed by our housing provider,
Rochdale Boroughwide Housing.
Advice and assistance whether you rent or own your home.
How much could your property be costing you? Find out how to
make money from your empty property.
What we're doing to make sure privately rented homes meet
Please let us know about anyone who you think might become homeless.
Things you'll need to do when you move in and services available
in the borough to help you make the most of it.
Alley gates help reduce crime. Find out how you can apply
for alley gates.
Properties that stand empty cause a nuisance for neighbourhoods
– tell us about it.
Find out about landlord licensing and accreditation.
Self or custom build is where you're directly involved in organising the design and construction of your new property.
Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service have already carried out visits to identify any immediate issues which give cause for concern.
Rochdale Town Hall is currently closed, but you can take a virtual tour.