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Information for Home Owners

Information from City of York Council

For information about:

  • Mortgage rescue scheme.
  • Breathing Space
  • If you think you are at risk of repossession.
  • Organisations that can offer help and advice about debt and money worries.

Please visit the City of York Council website

When privately owned homes are in need of repair or physical improvements, City of York Council can offer advice on property maintenance and finding an appropriate contractor. For private home repairs information please visit the private home repairs page of the City of York Council website.

For information on reducing falls in the home and the YorWellbeing Falls Prevention Scheme please visit the Falls Prevention Scheme page of the City of York Council website.

Shared Ownership

Shared Ownership -  is an affordable housing option to help people across York get on to the property ladder.

City of York Council, York Shared Ownership Programme offers greater choice and flexibility when purchasing your home by:

Better Homes York Energy Efficiency Scheme

Better Homes York is a council-endorsed energy efficiency scheme set up to help homeowners, private tenants and private landlords across the city. The aim of the scheme is to create warmer, healthier homes and to reduce the cost of fuel bills.

For more information about:

  • Who is eligible for assistance.
  • Find out if you qualify for financial assistance.
  • Assistance for privately rented homes.

Please visit the City of York website

Last reviewed: 22/10/2019