Latest news

Essential Maintenance 28.07.2022.

Published: Tuesday 26 July 2022

Due to essential maintainence work you may be unable to accesss your housing application for a short period  on Thursday 28th July 2022.  We thank you for your patience and understanding 

Housing in York

Published: Tuesday 10 May 2022

You will no longer see properties advertised for rent in the local authority of York. City of York council now operate their own "York-Only" housing register and social allocations policy. Please visit City of Yorks website for more information  

Improved security

Published: Thursday 24 March 2022

Our system is being upgraded to meet WAG2.1 legislation. During this implementation password security is being improved. This means when you sign into your application you will be asked for a password  The following Q&A will guide you through the process.

What’s changed?The NYHC customer website has updated and when you login to your account you will be asked to enter a password along with your Login Reference number and memorable date.

Why am I been asked to set a password?You are been asked to set a password in order to add an extra layer of security to your account.

Will I be asked to enter a password everytime I login?You will be asked to enter your login reference number, memorable date and password everytime you login, so please remember to keep these details safe.

How do I set my new password? The next time you login to your account you will see the following instructions / pages

  1. You will be asked to enter your Login reference number.
  2. You will be asked to enter your existing memorable date.
  3. You will then be asked to set a new password.  Your password must be between 6 – 10 characters and must contain 2x Upper case letters, 2x Lower case letters and 2x numbers.  It must not have any symbols or punctuation.



Published: Thursday 3 March 2022

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Looking for social housing in York

Published: Tuesday 22 February 2022

LOOKING FOR SOCIAL HOUSING IN YORK ?  City of York Council will leave North Yorkshire Home Choice in April 2022. If you are currently looking for housing in York you will need to apply or re-register your interest directly with City of York Contact the York team for more information on 01904 554044 or email them at 
North Yorkshire Home Choice  will continue to operate the social housing register for  the local authority areas of Craven Richmondshire Ryedale Hambleton Scarborough and Selby.