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New Housing Allocation Policy for Bracknell Forest

Published: Monday 11 December 2023

Bracknell Forest Council is proposing changes to its housing allocation policy. 
We are running a consultation on the proposed changes from 4 December to 31 January 2024.

To have your say, please take part in our short online survey. This should only take around 10 minutes to complete.

You can view the draft policy and a summary of the proposed changes and complete the survey here.

You can also find paper copies in the borough’s libraries.

We welcome your feedback.

Amber House, Bracknell - SO Resi

Published: Tuesday 28 June 2022

In the heart of Bracknell, a new neighbourhood is emerging. Contemporary apartments rise up from lush, landscaped gardens, a stone’s throw from the thriving centre transformed by multimillion-pound investment. Welcome to SO Resi Bracknell.

Our collection of stylish one and two bedroom, Shared ownership homes are perfectly positioned to embrace the best of town centre living. Moments from the train station with fast links to London Waterloo and Reading, this modern development is also a short stroll from fantastic shopping, delicious dining and leafy green spaces.

Each affordable, shared ownership apartment boasts a private balcony or terrace, while thoughtful design maximises space and light – offering sleek interiors tailored to modern living.

phone: 020 8607 0550


Published: Tuesday 14 September 2021

Homefinder UK is a national housing mobility scheme which brings social housing applicants, properties and landlords together, all in one portal.


With a fast-growing supply of properties nationwide, this scheme helps homeless households, applicants living in Temporary Accommodation, private sector tenants threatened with homelessness, victims of domestic abuse and gang violence, overcrowded households & social tenants, who want or need to move, to find a home that better matches their household size and personal and financial circumstances. In order to be eligible for the scheme, you must be willing to move out of borough to another part of the country. 

To find out more information, please visit our Homefinder UK page.

Rent to buy Apartments

Published: Monday 14 December 2020

Last few affordable rent-to-buy apartments are now available in Eagle House, through Rentplus, a no-deposit scheme to enable those on low or middle incomes get on the route to home ownership.

The apartments in Eagle House are right in the centre of Bracknell, and within The Lexicon shopping centre. Residents initially rent their new home for a minimum of five years, before being offered the chance to buy.

To view the show apartments please visit Eagle House and to find out more, contact Rentplus.

Social Housing Residents Information

Published: Thursday 28 May 2020

Please see letter from Minister of state for Housing with updates for Social housing residents on Covid-19

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