housing STOCK AND DEMAND
Shetland Islands Council and Hjaltland Housing Association - Housing Stock
The Council has a total housing stock of over 1,800. This includes close to 1,400 properties that are currently used as mainstream or 'general needs' housing. The remainder are used for other purposes (such as decant accommodation during refurbishments or temporary accommodation for homeless households).
HHA has over 640 properties for rent - mostly detached and semi-detached houses.
Have a look at SIC and HHA stock for a breakdown of where these houses are located.
Joint Housing Register - Number and Type of Applicants
Your chance of being offered a Council property is influenced by:
- How often a vacancy occurs in any one of your areas of choice
- The number of points you have been awarded
- The position this places you on the housing register for that area of choice in comparison with other applicants
Have a look at our housing re-let infomation.