Newbuild flats. They are grey and brick and some have Juliet balconies.

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Find homes for shared ownership or rent for less (intermediate rent).

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A row of houses, with their own parking space outside.

Shared Ownership

This affordable home ownership scheme will help you get onto the property ladder. Put down a lower deposit by buying a share in your home.
Two houses with a fence and front garden.

Rent for Less (Intermediate Rent)

Homes 20 – 30% cheaper than open market rent homes, to help you save for a deposit to buy a home in the next five years.
A block of houses with some small bushes outside. Brick work with black windows.

Rent to buy

Rent to Buy is a government scheme which allows you to rent a home at a reduced rent, then buy the home after five years.
A long row of flats with orange and yellow balconies. In front of them there is a play park.

Homes for Affordable Rent

Struggling to find a home you can afford? Apply to your Local Council's Choice Based Lettings scheme for social housing.
Outside front garden of flats, with a table and chairs and lots of colourful flowers planted.

Homes for Older People

Homes designed and managed to meet the needs of people over 55, both retired and still working.
Brick building with a sign which says Open Door homeless service

Need a bed tonight?

If you need a place for the night, you may be able to stay at Open Door in St Albans. If you're under 18, there are options and numbers to call to keep you safe.
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    Care & Supported Housing

    Hightown is also a leading provider of care and supported housing in Herts, Bucks and Berks. See our Care and Support Area to find out more about how we enable a wide range of people to live their lives as independently as possible.