As may have been noticed, the affordable housing is well underway, with completion expected by 1st September. The four flats will be available for local people, ranked as follows:-
At least one adult in the intended household has been continuously resident in the Parish of Woolsery for at least 5 years at the date of offer on Devon Home Choice.
The intended household has previously lived in the Parish of Woolsery for a period of at least 5 years within 10 years at the date of offer on Devon Home Choice and wishes to return to the Parish.
The intended household has a close living relation resident in the Parish of Woolsery. This means immediate family members (parent, parent-in-law, son, daughter, step-son, step-daughter, child of partner, brother, sister, grandparent, grandchild, uncle, aunt, nephew, niece) who themselves live in the parish of Woolsery and have done so for at least the preceding 5 years at the date of offer on Devon Home Choice; exceptional circumstances will be taken into consideration.
Has held a permanent employed or self-employed position, largely in the parish, for the last five years – being a minimum of 16 hours a week.
Devon Home Choice is a website that all applicants need to apply to. The system may state that you are not eligible - but being local trumps everything!
You must also register your interest with Brian Butler - 451627.