Social and affordable renting

Social and affordable rent housing is owned and managed by local councils or housing associations, such as Catalyst.

Applying to rent a Catalyst home

If you’re not one of our existing residents and want to rent a home from us, please contact your local council.

If you are a social housing resident, you can swap a home with one of our existing residents through:

  • HomeSwapper: a national mutual exchange scheme for social housing tenants
  • Locata Exchange: an online exchange scheme for social housing tenants and landlords.

Moving in London

We have homes in the following London boroughs:

  • Brent
  • Ealing
  • Hammersmith and Fulham
  • Harrow
  • Hillingdon
  • Hounslow
  • Kensington and Chelsea
  • Westminster

If you’re a London Catalyst resident and would like to move to a London Catalyst home, please apply through our transfer scheme.

Moving in the South East

We have various home transfer arrangements with local councils in the following areas:

  • Berkshire
  • Buckinghamshire
  • Oxfordshire
  • Luton

If you’re a South East Catalyst resident and would like to move in the South East please contact your neighbourhood manager.

More information

For more details download our leaflet:

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