Housing options

Find out about your housing options and accessing our service including out of hours

There are a range of options to consider when you are looking for a place to live. Our experienced team of Housing Case Management Officers can assist you to explore your housing options and offer a range of advice and assistance in connection with various aspects of your housing needs including:

Hampshire Home Choice

Apply to join Hampshire Home Choice if you wish to be considered for accommodation with a Housing Association.


If you are a housing association tenant and you wish to move, you can look for a mutual exchange with Homeswapper.


If you are homeless or have a threat of homelessness, we can help you with advice and assistance to find a resolution.

Privately renting

We can give you advice and support you to seek privately rented accommodation that is suitable and affordable for you.

Help and advice with housing related costs

We may be able to help you with some of the costs incurred by renting or moving such as rent arrears, tenancy start up fees, furniture and food.  We can also support you to apply for housing related benefits.

Supported housing and community based support

We have referral rights to a range of supported housing options including community based support.

Housing for older persons

Housing Associations in the borough have a large stock of housing for persons aged 55+.  Those with care needs can also be considered for Extra Care Sheltered Housing

Low Cost Home ownership schemes and market rentals

There are a variety of low cost home ownership and market rental schemes available through Help to Buy South.

We offer a housing advice drop in service available to the public at Eastleigh House during office opening hours, Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm.

Out of hours: If you have a housing emergency outside of office hours, an emergency out of hours service is available on 023 8068 8000.