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  • New PATH service in Exeter

    Path is very pleased to be starting work in Exeter from March, helping people into private rented accommodation in our new Exeter Renting Support Service.

     If you have property to let in Exeter and are interested in finding out more, please get in touch

  • EasyLet House KeyEASYLET

    EasyLet is a professional rental management service run by PATH operating in partnership with  Plymouth Homes 4 Let. It makes letting easy for you whilst providing accommodation for those in need in Plymouth.

    Contact EasyLet
    Tel: 01725 398246 Email:



Renting in Plymouth & Teignbridge


If you think you may qualify for social housing, your first port of call will be to fill out an application with Devon Home Choice.

If you do not qualify, or would simply prefer Private Rented Accommodation, there are a number of options available depending on your resources and situation.

We have put together an information sheet may be helpful if you are thinking about renting in Plymouth or Teignbridge. When looking for accommodation there are many things to consider, particularly if this is your first time renting in the private sector. Do take the time to go into a new tenancy with as much information as possible, ensuring the property meets your needs, is affordable and the landlord ideally registered with a Landlord’s Association and/or the agent with ARLA or a similar regulatory body.

Download our information sheet Thinking About Renting, and take a look that at the useful  information below.

Current Local Housing Allowance Rates
This table shows the maximum LHA you may get, based on your bedroom entitlement.


Local Authority Bedroom Allocation
One bedroom is allowed for each of the following, counting each person once:

  • A couple who live together
  • A person aged 16 or over
  • Two children of the same sex up until age 16
  • Two children under 10
  • A single child under 16

Useful Contacts 

Plymouth City Council
Housing Options
Plymouth City Council
Tel: 01752 305496
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Teignbridge District Council Housing
Forde House
Newton Abbot
TQ12 4XX
Tel: 01626 361101
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Exeter City Council
Housing Advice
Civic Centre
Paris Street
Tel: 01392 265726
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The Money Advice Service 
Tel: 0300 500 5000 

Citizen’s Advice Bureau
Tel: 0344 4111 444

We wish you all the best in finding a secure, happy and successful tenancy!


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Landlords Needed!

iconIf you are a Landlord or Agent, and you have a room spare to rent, then feel free to contact us, or to download our information pack.

Hardship Support

iconThere is no longer a Social Fund; local authorities will fund and provide information and support for Plymouth & Teignbridge