How to look for a new home

Provided you do not breach any of the terms of your tenancy, you can stay in your home for as long as you choose (if you have a secure tenancy) or until your tenancy expires (if you have a flexible tenancy). However there may come a time when you want to move on, for example:

  • to be closer to friends or relatives or to your place of work
  • because your home has become either too big or too small for your household.

If this happens there are two main ways in which you can look for a new home: