Find out about City of London's council housing, including advice, resident involvement and repairs.
City of London Draft Housing Strategy consultation
We want to hear your views on our draft strategy on housing 2014- 2019 (354KB) in the City and our estates in neighbouring areas.
If you would like to comment on the draft strategy please email us at email@example.com
Download the Housing Business Plan Summary 2012-17 (396KB)
The City of London owns and manages 11 housing estates, two within the Square Mile, and the other nine across other London boroughs.
We have 2,761 properties in total, of which 1,889 are lived in by our tenants, and 872 which have been bought and are lived in by leaseholders and some freeholders.
Our housing estates are spread over seven London Boroughs:
- City of London
- Tower Hamlets
Applicants must register on the City of London Housing Register and bid through the City's online Choice Based Lettings scheme. For information on how to register, please visit our Housing advice section.
If you are an existing tenant of the City you may wish to register with, HomeSwapper which is for social tenants (in rented property) who want a house swap, flat swap or exchange their council house. This is also called mutual exchange. If you live in a council house or housing association property you can swap