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On 1 July 2020, we merged with Greenfields Community Housing to form Eastlight Community Homes. Click here for the latest information on Covid-19 service changes.

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Most of our homes are let to people who are nominated by their local council or who bid via Choice Based Lettings for vacancies.

To bid for a property via Choice Based Lettings in Colchester, Braintree, Maldon, or Babergh districts, you must register on the Gateway to Homechoice website at www.gatewaytohomechoice.org.uk

For properties in Chelmsford, contact Home Option via email at housingregister@chelmsford.gov.uk or phone 01245 606640

For properties in Uttlesford, please contact them at www.uttlesford.gov.uk

Our properties in the Tendring area are let through nominations only.

You need to register with the local authority which can be done online at www.tendringdc.gov.uk or by phone on 01255 686466  

Not what you’re looking for? Your answer may be on our FAQs page.