We are an Arms Length Management Organisation (ALMO)
responsible for managing council homes on behalf of Newcastle City
We were set up in 2004 to manage council properties, to improve
housing in order to meet the Government’s Decent Homes standard,
and to provide a range of support services for Newcastle City
We currently manage:
- 26,700 council homes on behalf of Newcastle City Council
- 1,800 homes on behalf of the Byker Community Trust
- Over 400 homes on behalf of Leazes Homes.
We also manage 1,500 leasehold properties on behalf of Newcastle
City Council and the Byker Community Trust.
For more information about the Byker Community Trust and Leazes
Homes, please visit their websites:
Our statement of purpose
- Enable positive living for people in our homes and
- Make the money deliver
- Create homes and neighbourhoods we all can be proud of
- Work together to realise a brighter future
More information about our statement of purpose
and objectives is available in our Business Strategy.
YHN is a large organisation with around 900 members of
staff. A large number of our staff work in housing
management and support services positions but we also have people
working in back office roles to ensure that the business runs
smoothly. Visit Jobs
to find out more about working at Your Homes Newcastle.
We operate in three
distinct organisational directorates:
This 15 minute film made in April 2008 shows how we have
transformed council homes, expanded housing services in Newcastle,
and developed as an organisation that positively
influences the life experiences of our customers.
here to watch the film
Recognising and rewarding staff
This short film shows our staff awards ceremony in February 2011
where we recognised and rewarded the achievements of our staff who
go the extra mile to deliver excellent services to our
customers. You can watch the film below:
Click here to see a film of our
2009 staff awards ceremony.
Click here to read
about YHN projects that have been entered in various awards.
We are a member of the National Federation of ALMOs, the
representative trade body for Arms Length Management Organisations
- you can visit the website of the National Federation of ALMOs at