Dear Residents,

Welcome to Home Connections choice-based lettings for Islington Borough Council 

We will continue to allocate housing in line with the council’s Allocation Scheme.

If you have any questions, please contact the Rehousing team by email on [email protected] 

Origin Housing Association - 11 New build properties at Novella,, 180 York Way London N1 0FT - These homes come under Camden Council and successful bidders will become Camden Borough resident

Bidding has now closed. The shortlisting and viewing will take longer than expected to complete. Please do not contact the Rehousing Team, the Home Connections site will be updated when the shortlists have been completed.

  • 2 x 1 bed
  • 6 x 2 beds 
  • 3 x 3 beds

The priority order for the new homes will be:

  • First priority: Social tenants who live in the Caledonian Ward with 120 or more points
  • Second Priority: Family members living with current social tenant in the Caledonian Ward who have lived with the tenants for the last 12 months with 120 or more points.
  • Third priority: Those social tenants and family members living in Holloway ward, Barnsbury and Clerkenwell with 120 or more points.

The new homes have open plan kitchen/living/dining rooms, 1 bathroom with WC, sink and bath with shower over.

Car-free development No parking and no pets allowed.

  • No gas in property
  • Heat and Hot water Agreement to sign
  • Affordability Assessment will take place and one week's rent is payable in advance.

Housing associations have their own criteria for deciding how many people should live in a property. Successful applicants will be subject to Origin Housing association policy and procedure.

One Housing Group - 33 New Build homes at Myriad House, 6 Salutations Gardens WC1X 0EE 

Bidding has now closed. The shortlisting and viewing will take longer than expected to complete. Please do not contact the Rehousing Team, the Home Connections site will be updated when the shortlists have been completed.

33 units in total

1 bed – 2 person - 6 Flats (3 of which are Wheelchair adaptable)

2 bed – 3 person – 1 Flat (1 Wheelchair adaptable)

2 bed – 4 Person –12 Flats (6 of which are wheelchair adaptable)

3 Bed – 4 person – 4 Flats

3 Bed – 5 Person – 10 Flats

These newly built properties are available to all Islington applicants eligible to bid on the home connections site. However, as for all new developments a local letting priority will be applied. The priority order for the new homes will be:

All Wheelchair accessible and ground floor properties: Priority will be given first to applicants with an assessed need for wheelchair accessible and ground floor property in priority order as below.

The priority order for the new homes will be: 

  • First priority – social tenants who live in the Clerkenwell Ward with a 120 or more points.
  • Second priority – family members living with current social tenants in the Clerkenwell ward who have lived with the tenants for the last 12 months with a 120 or more points.
  • Third priority – those living elsewhere in Islington with a 120 or more points.

The properties are built to Lifetime homes standard. This is a car free development, and NO PARKING is available. Applicants may not be eligible for a residents parking permit from Islington Council.

No pets allowed.

All have open plan kitchen/living/dining rooms and one bathroom with a WC, sink and bath with shower over, communal heating system, lift, balcony, only Electric for cooking.

Weekly rent and service charge to be advised by One Housing Association at the viewings.

One Housing Association have their own criteria for deciding how many people should live in a property.

Successful applicants will be subject to One Housing Association allocations policy and procedure. 

Newly Built homes on the Andover Estate, Corker Walk N7 7RH.

Phase 1.

6 newly built homes all the flats are Open Plan (living/kitchen/diner all combined) ground floor with gardens.

  • 2 x 3 bed - 5 person Wheelchair Accessible
  • 4 x 2 bed - 3 person 

Phase 2.

36 newly built council properties are available to all Islington applicants eligible to bid on the home connections site. However, as for all new developments a local letting priority will be applied. 

Wheelchair accessible and ground floor properties priority will be given first to applicants with an assessed need for wheelchair accessible and ground floor property in priority order as below.

The priority order for the new homes will be: 

  • First priority – to social housing tenants who live on the Andover estate.  
  • Second priority – to family members who have been living with current social tenants on the Andover estate at least for the last 12 months.
  • Third priority – those social tenants living in Finsbury Park ward.
  • Fourth priority – those living elsewhere in Islington.

The properties are built to Lifetime homes standard. This is a car free development, and NO PARKING is available. Applicants may not be eligible for a residents parking permit from Islington Council.

Bidding has now closed and viewings are expected to take place shortly.

All the flats are Open Plan (living/kitchen/diner all combined) ground floor with gardens.

  • 1 x 1 bed – 2 person – Wheelchair Accessible
  • 1 x 2 bed – 4 person – wheelchair accessible- ground floor
  • 5 x 1 bed - 2 person
  • 16 x 2 bed - 4 person
  • 1 x 2 bed - 3 person
  • 12 x 3 bed - 6 person

The shortlisting and viewing will take longer than expected to complete. Please do not contact the Rehousing Team, the Home Connections site will be updated when the shortlists have been completed.

The City of London Corporation new homes on the former site of the Richard Cloudesley School, Golden Lane EC1Y 0TZ - COLPAI Development 33 New homes

These newly built City of London Corporation new homes are available to all Islington applicants eligible to bid on the home connections site. However, as for all new developments a local letting priority will be applied. 

The priority order for the new homes will be: 

Wheelchair accessible and ground floor properties: Priority will be given first to applicants with an assessed need for wheelchair accessible and ground floor property in priority order as below.

  • First priority – social housing tenants who live in the Bunhill ward with a 120 or more points.
  • Second priority – family members living with current social housing tenants in the Bunhill ward who have lived with the tenants for the last 12 months and has 120 or more points.
  • Third priority – those living elsewhere in Islington with a 120 or more points.

All the flats are open plan kitchen/living/dining rooms and 1 bathroom with a WC, sink and bath with shower over. Bidding has now closed and viewings are expected to take place shortly.

The shortlisting and viewing will take longer than expected to complete. Please do not contact the Rehousing Team, the Home Connections site will be updated when the shortlists have been completed.

This is a car free development, and no parking is available. Applicants may not be eligible for a parking permit from Islington Council.

No pets allowed. 

Weekly rent and service charge to be advised by City of London Corporation at the viewings. 

City of London Corporation have their own criteria for deciding how many people should live in a property.

Successful applicants will be subject City of London Corporation allocations policy and procedure. 

  • 9 x 1 bed (3 of these are Wheelchair accessible)
  • 20 x 2 bed
  • 4 x 3 bed

Islington council will let you bid for 1 bedroom less than your assessed need, but housing associations will not. Housing Associations have their own criteria for deciding how many people should live in a property.