Keyways Housing Allocation Scheme

Type of service:
c/o Municipal Offices, Bowling Green Road, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN15 7QX
Telephone number:
0300 126 3000
Service description:

Keyways is the main way to search for social / affordable housing to rent from North Northamptonshire Council and the housing associations in the area. On occasion, low cost home ownership properties for sale and private properties to rent may also be advertised on Keyways.

Available properties in Corby, Kettering, and Wellingborough area are advertised each week on the Keyways website and in the main council offices. A printed newsletter is available if you cannot access Keyways by other means.

Property adverts on the Keyways website state whether priority will be given to applicants that have a specific mobility or disability need. You must state any requirements on your application.

Types of property available:

Supported Housing
There are specialist supported housing schemes in the area. Speak to the local Housing Options Team for further information.

Social Rented Properties and Affordable Rented Properties
Properties provided by a borough council or a housing association.

Low-Cost Home Ownership (LCHO) Properties
Also known as ‘shared ownership’ or ‘shared equity’ properties, LCHOs help first time buyers, key workers, and social tenants purchase part of their home and start building their own equity.

Private Sector Properties
Approved properties from private landlords.

Corby Housing Options
The Corby Cube
Parkland Gateway
NN17 1QG

Kettering Keyways
Municipal Offices
Bowling Green Road
NN15 7QX


Wellingborough Housing Options
Swanspool House
Doddington Road

Related Documents:

Contact provider for cost details
Age range:
16 years - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
  • Location-Specific
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
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