Home-Options is about choices: it's about where you live, work, train and how you live your life.

Home-Options give you the information you need so you can make the right choices. If you're looking for information on homes to rent from councils and housing associations in Derbyshire, you've come to the right place.


Bidding on:

Issue 227

closes Tuesday:

1 December by 5pm

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Bidding on Home-Options

Bid Deadline

All bids for properties must reach us by 5.00pm on the closing date shown on the Home-Options property list. Bids received after this time will not be considered eligible. If you bid after this time by telephone or text, you bid will not be valid and you may still be charged for your call.

The bidding cycles dates for 2015 are available here: Home-Options Bidding Cycle Dates 2015

Need Help Bidding?

Please contact your local Home-Options team or your landlord who will be able to help and advise you on how to make your bids and talk you through the bidding process.

You can bid:

On-line: You can make your bids on this website by logging in and visiting the ‘Make a Bid’ page,
• By text message: to find out how to make your bids by text (SMS) visit our Text Bidding page,
• By telephone: to make your bids by telephone call 0845 203 1888 and follow the instructions. For more information visit our Telephone Bidding page,

Due to the very low take-up of coupon bidding, this bidding method was phased out in September 2014. Please use on of the above bidding methods instead or contact your local Home-Options team to ask them to place a bid on your behalf.

Please note that we will contact successful bidders to discuss any offers of accommodation. Please do not contact us to ask about the outcome of bids - please log in and visit the 'My Previous Bids' page instead.

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