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To help you quickly find the information you need, we have gathered here our Frequently Asked Questions. Please click on the relevant question to view the answer.

  • How do I apply for Housing?

  • Can I apply for housing if I live outside Northern Ireland?

  • Can I swap my home?

  • How often do I pay rent?

  • How much Notice do I have to give to end my tenancy?

  • How can I make rent payments?

  • How can I check my rent account?

  • Can I get Housing Benefit to help with my rent?

  • What If I Am Having Difficulty Paying My Rent?

  • Can I buy my home?

    Habinteg Housing offers tenants wishing to purchase their home the option to purchase the property outright or in part via equity sharing, under the rules of the Statutory House Sales Scheme. 

    In order to be entitled to apply to purchase your home, you or a joint purchaser must meet a range of qualifying criteria before the application will be accepted:

    You should write to our head office in the first instance advising that you wish to make an application to purchase.

    Please view our House Sales page for further information

  • How do I report a repair?

  • Can I keep a pet?

  • How do I make a complaint?

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