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Guide Changing your home

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2. Assessing your housing need

Your housing application will be placed into one of our five housing bands depending on how urgently you need re-housing.

There are four main bands into which applications are placed:

  • high housing need (B)
  • medium housing need (C)
  • low housing need (D)
  • no housing need (E)

In some circumstances your need for housing may be assessed as so urgent that you may be placed in the emergency housing need band (A).  

If you would like to know more about the banding system please visit Devon Home Choice

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