Tenants Handbook

AREA BASED MANAGEMENT

OTHER HOUSING SERVICES

Area Based Management

Cork City Council has taken a policy decision to decentralise as many of its housing functions as is practicable in order to deliver a more locally based and efficient service.

n Buying a home n Housing Loans

Cork City Council has area based housing offices in the Northwest area at Knocknaheeny Avenue and in the North East Area at 127 Ardbhaile, Mayfield, with a sub office at 109 Arderin Way, The Glen. Executive Housing Officers have each been assigned to manage a specific geographical area and their functions include the following:

n Shared Ownership Scheme n Tenant Purchase Scheme n Disabled Persons Grants n Mortgage Allowance Scheme

n Rent assessment and arrears control n Housing allocation and transfers n Control of vacant properties n Tenancy breaches n Repair requests

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