Market Rent

We have a number of Market Rent properties that are let without the restrictions contained within our Selection and Allocation policy. To be accepted for one of these properties, you must be working and be able to pass a credit check to ensure you are able to afford the rental.These properties are let on an Assured Shorthold basis and the rents are set at market rent levels. You would be required to pay a month’s rent up front and a month’s rent as a deposit, which is the protected in the Deposit Protection Service.

  • We have a mixture of flats and houses in the following areas of Essex and Suffolk: Southend, South Ockendon, Barking, Dunmow, Waltham Abbey and 50 houses in Rendlesham, Suffolk.

If you are interested in viewing one of our properties, you would need to contact the local branch of Countrywide. They also carry out the credit referencing service for the Association.

The Countrywide branches to contact are:-

  • Southend – 01702 434334
  • Chafford Hundred (for properties in Thurrock/Barking/Waltham Abbey) - 01375 482076
  • Chelmsford (for properties in Dunmow) – 01245 830265
  • Ipswich (for properties in Rendlesham) – 01473 396021

If you would like to know more information and find out which properties are due to become available, please contact the Market Rent Team on 0300 304 5000 or email the Market Rent Team.