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See homes to rent across Gateshead – 9 to 13 July 2020

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under Find a home, Find a home - homes to let, News, Tyne and Wear Homes.

Tyne and Wear Homes brings together Gateshead, Newcastle, North Tyneside and South Tyneside Councils, and their respective housing organisations, to offer customers choice when looking to rent a home. Homes to rent across Gateshead are… Read More

Leasehold handbook – Keelman Homes Ltd – Rent to Buy

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under Owning your home - leaseholder - leasehold handbook, Owning your home - leaseholders.

Rent to Buy is aimed at people who would like to buy a property but who currently don’t have enough savings to cover a deposit – you rent before you… Read More

Leasehold handbook – Keelman Homes Ltd – Right to Acquire

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under Owning your home - leaseholder - leasehold handbook, Owning your home - leaseholders.

As a Keelman Homes tenant, you could be eligible to buy the home you rent at a discount of £9,000. You can apply to buy your home if you’ve had… Read More

Leasehold handbook – Health and safety

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under Owning your home - leaseholder - leasehold handbook, Owning your home - leaseholders.

Gas safety You must have your gas appliances serviced every year and send us a copy of the certificate. Dependent on your lease, failure to supply a certificate can result… Read More

Leasehold handbook – Value for money

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under Owning your home - leaseholder - leasehold handbook, Owning your home - leaseholders.

Gateshead Council and The Gateshead Housing Company must select contractors that comply with certain regulations. To be invited to tender for works contracts, contractors must be registered on the Gateshead… Read More

Overview of service charge calculations

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under Owning your home, Owning your home - leaseholder - leasehold handbook, Owning your home - leaseholders.

Your actual service charge may include some, or all, of these items on your invoice, depending on the services you receive.   Service   What the service covers How your… Read More

Sale of loft space – conditions

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under Owning your home, Owning your home - leaseholder - leasehold handbook, Owning your home - leaseholders.

Standard terms of sale The roof space can be sold either for conversion for dwelling space or storage space. The sale will be at a price to be agreed, plus… Read More