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Other sources of information relating to this subject on the Which? website.
Mortgages: Which? Money Compare
Renting a home
Buying a house: buying and selling
Step-by-step guide to moving house

Accessible Property Register

Lists residential properties (available to buy or rent) that meet a number of easy-access criteria, such as step-free access from street to property and ground-level access to a toilet or bathroom.
Website: http://accessible-property.org.uk/about.htm

Age UK

Independent charity giving advice to older people, including relocation options.
Telephone: 0800 169 6565
Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

Housing exchange schemes

Schemes offering information and incentives to council or housing association tenants who are looking to swap their homes.
Websites: www.houseexchange.org.uk

Nationwide’s cost of moving calculator

Tool to help pull together and aggregate all of the costs involved in moving home.
Website: www.nationwide.co.uk/mortgages/calculators/cost-of-moving-home-calculator.htm

UK Cohousing Network

For further information and advice about cohousing, details of open days and a directory of co housing communities in your area.
Website: www.cohousing.org.uk/

Last updated: April 2018