The tables below give you an idea of the average rents and property charges applicable to different property types and sizes. The amount you pay will depend on your eligibility to Housing Benefit and Supporting People subsidy. If you have any queries about how your rent is calculated.

Please contact the Income Accounts Team on 0191 278 7749 or email incomeyhn@yhn.org.uk.

Key

*= Housing Benefit eligible

** = Supporting People eligible

  • Sheltered bedsit

    Weekly property charge £
     Basic rent 56.98*
     TV aerial  0.63*
     Heating - energy  1.79
     Heating - infrastructure  3.85*
     Heating - communal  1.43*
     Warden landlord  24.40*
     Water charges  6.25
     Total payable per week over 50 weeks  95.33


    Tenants eligible for full Housing Benefit would pay £6.25 for water charges and heating energy.
  • 1 bedroom bungalow

    Weekly property charge  £
     Basic rent  65.41*


    Tenants eligible for full Housing Benefit would pay £0.
  • 1 bedroom flat

     Weekly property charge £
     Basic rent  62.92*
     Heating - energy  6.31
     Heating - infrastructure  3.85*
     Resident Concierge  9.66*
     TV aerial  0.63*
     Community Care Alarm - hardwire  7.04**
     Total payable per week over 50 weeks  90.41

    Tenants eligible for full Housing Benefit and Supporting People subsidy would pay £6.31 for heating energy.
  • 2 bedroom flat

    Weekly property charge £
     Basic rent  70.60*
     TV aerial  0.20*
     Concierge  14.01*
     Total payable per week over 50 weeks  84.81


    Tenants eligible for full Housing Benefit would pay £0.
  • 3 bedroom flat

    Weekly property charge £
     Basic rent  77.81*
     Security alarm maintenance  1.15*
     Total payable per week over 50 weeks  69.71


    Tenants eligible for full Housing Benefit would pay £0.
  • 1 bedroom maisonette

     Weekly property charge £
     Basic rent  59.48*
     Total payable per week over 50 weeks  59.48


    Tenants eligible for full Housing Benefit would pay £0.
  • 2 bedroom maisonette

    Weekly property charge £
     Basic rent  69.54*
     Total payable per week over 50 weeks  69.54


    Tenants eligible for full Housing Benefit would pay £0.
  • 3 bedroom maisonette

    Weekly property charge  £
     Basic rent  77.32*
     Total payable per week over 50 weeks  77.32


    Tenants eligible for full Housing Benefit would pay £0.
  • 2 bedroom House

     Weekly property charge  £
     Basic rent  74.77*
     Total payable per week over 50 weeks  74.77


    Tenants eligible for full Housing Benefit would pay £0.
  • 3 bedroom house

    Weekly property charge  £
     Basic rent  81.86*
     Attached garage/parking  1.14*
     Total payable per week over 50 weeks  83.00


    Tenants eligible for full Housing Benefit would pay £0.