Moving home

When you are ready to move make sure you read our leaflet on moving out to see what you need to do before you can move. If you leave your property in good condition you could receive some money back! Use our moving out checklist to help you make sure you haven't forgotten anything.

Can I swap my home?

Housing Association or Council tenants can apply to swap homes, but you must have permission from your landlord before a move is arranged. You can apply for an exchange if you have an Assured or a Secure tenancy. To find out more read our leaflet on how to change homes, or you can apply for a mutual exchange by filling in this application form.

If you are in temporary accommodation, with an Assured Shorthold Tenancy, you will not be able to exchange.

How can I find someone to swap with?

The easiest way to find people looking to swap properties, in any area of the country, is by checking on Or you can contact the Lettings Team on 01992 453 733 for a Homeswapper application form.


 How to become a B3Living tenant

B3Living has homes throughout the Lea Valley. To become one of our tenants you need to be on a housing register. Read our leaflet on how to become a B3Living tenant for more information.