Useful Contacts

Help to Buy Agents

There are currently 9 Help to Buy Agents across England.  Appointed by Homes England (prev Homes & Communities Agency), the network provides a regionalised one stop shop for people looking to buy or rent affordable homes.  To find your local Help to Buy Agent visit or click on the attached map for details.

Local Authorities

We work closely with the Local Authorities across the South.  Please click below to find out more about the Local Authority in your area:

Hampshire Home Choice

Hampshire Home Choice is a scheme managed by East Hampshire District Council, Eastleigh Borough Council, Havant Borough Council, Test Valley Borough Council and Winchester City Council which advertises all vacant social housing in the five Council areas aiming to give customers choice in deciding where to live. Once your application has been accepted on to the Hampshire Home Choice housing register you can bid for properties available for rent. For more information on how to register a housing application, search for available properties and view results of previous lettings please click on the following link to Hampshire Home Choice

Home Focus Magazine

If you would like more information on Help to Buy Schemes you can visit The Homefocus magazine is also packed full of useful information, home buying assistance and entertaining articles.


HomeSwapper is for social tenants (in rented property) who want a house to swap, flat swap or exchange their council house. This is also called mutual exchange.  If you live in a Council house or Housing Association property you can swap.

Homes England

Homes England (prev Homes & Communities Agency) provide investment for new affordable housing and to improve existing social housing, as well as for regenerating land.  They are also the regulator for social housing providers in England.  Homes England operate throughout England, including as regulator in London.  However, responsibility for housing and regeneration activity in London lies with the Greater London Authority.