I own my property (Unable to afford rent/mortgage?)

Problems paying your mortgage? Help is available

Please contact our Housing Strategy and Needs' team on 01476 40 60 80 as soon as possible if you are having difficulties paying your mortgage. We will help you look for ways to solve the problem.

How can we help?

We can try to help you by:

  • discussing your circumstances with you before your arrears become too serious
  • giving advice on any welfare benefits you may be entitled to
  • putting you in touch with other agencies that can offer you support, such as the Citizens Advice, Shelter, Job Centre Plus, National Debtline and the Stepchange Debt Charity
  • helping you to set up a voluntary arrangement for you to pay regular amounts off your arrears

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