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Homesearch bidding scheme

We are continuing to offer 1 bidder at a time. Therefore, only the successful bidder will currently be contacted following the close of each bidding cycle. In the event of a refusal, the next bidder will then be contacted.  Please click here for further information regarding the viewing process. 

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Aylesbury Estate New Build Development - We are please to announce that we will be advertising 30 new build properties on this development in the Homesearch cycle 27th June - 30th June 2024. These are 1 and 2 bedroomed properties . These are exclusively for Southwark council secure tenants residing on the Aylesbury Estate and selected accepted homeless applicants residing on the Aylesbury Estate . 

Roberts Close SE16 7GH - We are pleased to announce that we will be advertising the remaining 30 new build properties on this development for general bidding in the Homesearch cycle 27th June - 30th June 2024. These are 1, 2 and 3 bedroomed properties and 1 and 2 bedroomed wheelchair adapted properties located on the ground - 4th floors. 



Welcome to Southwark Homesearch

Welcome to Southwark's Homesearch website, allocating council and partner housing association properties for rent within the borough.

We aim to give you more choice in deciding where you want to live. Properties that are available for rent will be advertised each week. In order to register for the Social Housing waiting list please register at

If you are currently registered on our Homesearch bidding scheme and wish to inform us of any changes to your application, please click here.

Please note, if you place a successful bid you will be required to provide proof of your identification, residence and income within 7 days to verify your application and to confirm that you are eligible for the offer.  An offer cannot be confirmed until this process is complete. For our full documents list, please click here. To upload your documents, please click here

We would be keen to learn about your experiences from eligible residents of using the Smart Move Scheme and gain insight of what matters most in your search for a new home. Please complete our survey here:

Important notices:

HOUSING MOVES SCHEME - The Housing Moves scheme has changed. Click here for further information.












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Advertising dates 21

Current cycle

20 Jun, until 23 Jun

Next cycle

Starts 27 Jun, until 30 Jun

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