Key worker Living is a government funded scheme that helps key workers in London, the South East and East of England to buy or rent a home at an affordable price. Find out who is eligible and how to apply below.
Affinity Sutton provides key worker rent accommodation only. We have a number of such properties available in the South East. This short film showcases our key worker properties.
A key worker is someone employed by the public sector in a frontline role delivering an essential public service in the areas of health, education and community safety where there are serious recruitment and retention problems.
Eligibility criteria varies across regions depending on local recruitment and retention priorities, but a general list of key workers who may currently get help includes:
To provide greater clarity about all the options available, the Government has appointed HomeBuy agents across London and the South East to become 'one-stop shops' for key workers and local applicants. They will be able to confirm the eligibility of key worker status and provide information on the range of options available.
To find out who your HomeBuy agent is: