Greenwich

Swap your way to a better home in Royal Greenwich

Published Thursday, 11 January 2018

The Mutual Exchange scheme helps council tenants find a home to better suit their needs.

Need more space or to want to move to another area? The Mutual Exchange scheme allows council tenants to swap their home for a smaller or bigger property.

Information day

Find out more about the Mutual Exchange scheme by attending the information day:

  • Date: Thursday 25 January 2018
  • Time: 10am to 4pm
  • Place: Woolwich Town Hall, Wellington Street, London SE18 6PW

Register to improve your chances

To improve your chances of finding an exchange, register on the House Exchange website.

This allows you to advertise your property and look at properties available in Royal Greenwich, South East England and other areas of the country.

You can also apply for Mutual Exchange by completing the Royal Borough's Mutual Exchange registration form. Email housing-allocations@royalgreenwich.gov.uk to ask for a form.

The Mutual Exchange scheme is only open to Council and housing association tenants.

'Help you find your perfect home'

Councillor Averil Lekau, Cabinet Member for Housing and Anti-Poverty said: "The Mutual Exchange scheme is a great opportunity for Council and housing association tenants to improve their living conditions by swapping homes.

"Come along to the event in Woolwich to gain a better understanding of the scheme and help you find your perfect home."

Read more about the mutual exchange scheme