Housing Options for Essential Workers
The Council is keen to create sustainable communities and help people whose skills are essential to the local economy, live in the District. If you are a Key Worker or work in a service/industry that benefits the community and are unable to buy or rent your own home on the open market, the Council might be able to help.
Wimpy Homes has built a scheme of one and two bedroom flats in Rayleigh. The lease terms and conditions require that the properties remain affordable when sold.
If you are interested in buying one of these properties and want further information, please telephone 01702 318046 or 318067
Hardwick House in Rayleigh is a scheme of 22 one and two bedroom flats for key and essential workers. These homes are available for rent on an Assured Shorthold Tenancy at below market rent.
If you are interested in renting a property at Hardwick House, you will need to complete a Housing Register Application form and return it back to Rochford District Council.