Housing options

Local housing options include:

  • Council Housing
  • Housing Association housing
  • Mid Market Rent housing
  • Privately rented housing

East Hub Housing Advice

The East Housing Options Hub helps you explore all your housing options. It provides:

  • a self-assessment tool, which will generate a personalised housing action plan with options that match your needs
  • a property search portal, that lists good quality private rented accommodation.

The website also has useful information on housing related issues including:

  • council housing
  • private renting
  • sheltered, supported and Amenity housing
  • adaptations
  • home ownership
  • disrepair
  • mortgages
  • debt
  • benefits
  • employment
  • homelessness


If you just want to explore your housing options, visit our self-assessment website for your own personalised housing action plan:

Our housing options booklet contains information about housing in Midlothian:

  • Our housing options booklet is currently under review and being amended to ensure all of the information is up to date. In the meantime, our online housing options assessment (link above) can help you explore housing options to meet your own, personal needs.