a property from a private landlord is an option for anyone over the age of 16
and there are
all sorts of different properties available from flats, houses, shared
accommodation and bedsits, to rooms rented out in the landlord's house.
Fife Housing Group offer properties to let in the private sector through their subsidiary, PACT Enterprises.
When renting privately you will generally be expected to pay a deposit (usually equal to one month’s rent) and a month’s rent in advance before moving into the property.
You can find out more about renting in the private sector via the websites below:
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Due to service disruptions caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, we are currently unable to process new housing applications or changes to existing applications within normal timescales. If you applied for housing from March 2020 there may also be a significant delay in your application being assessed.
If you are homeless, or need somewhere to stay urgently, please call 03451 55 00 33 or out of hours / weekends call 0800 028 6231 so we can discuss your housing options.
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If you already have an application and you need to update your circumstances, call us on 03451 55 00 33. Please do not submit a new application.Apply for a home now