The following details may be useful to you if you are looking for rented accommodation. Wealden District Council are not in the position to recommend any of the agents listed below.
Please be aware that some landlords do not accept Housing Benefit, it is advisable to contact agents and landlords in the areas that you wish to live so that you can ask them what they have available.
List of Lettings Agents
1 London Road,
East Sussex, TN6 2TR
Phone: 01892 663377
Woods Properties Ltd
Lewes Road, Ridgewood,
East Sussex, TN22 5SL
Phone: 01825 768657
Martin & Co
94C High Street,
East Sussex, TN22 1PU
Phone: 01825 744033
45a High Street,
East Sussex, TN21 8HU
Phone: 01435 868202
Stevens & Carter
47 High Street,
Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 1AN
Phone: 01323 840666
Bradley Property Management
28 Station Street,
East Sussex, BN2 2DB
Phone: 01273 483446
3 Calverley Walk,
East Sussex, BN21 4UQ
Phone: 01323 733977
Banfield Estate Agency
East Sussex, TN6 1DE
Phone: 01892 653333
81 – 83 South Street,
East Sussex, BN21 4LR
Phone: 01323 744544
You should also consider renting directly from a private landlord. Many landlords rent property in this way and provide a good service to their tenants. Notice boards in supermarkets can be used to advertise properties. You should also let friends and family know that you are looking for accommodation as they may hear of somewhere for you to rent.
Other useful websites
Searches for properties by price, size, area and property type.
Searches for properties by price, size, area, property type and term (e.g. short term, long term, etc).
Propertywide allows people to search to find rented accommodation in their area similar to Rightmove. It also has a feature that allows you to find a property within a reasonable travel distance from work.
Find a Property
Searches for properties by price, size, area, property type, furnished or unfurnished.
Internet based version of the Yellow Pages. It has a search facility to find letting agents within an area.
Flatmate Rooms work closely with local councils and housing associations helping them house local tenants that would be better suited to house shares.
This can help Sussex re-home more tenants quicker and help with solving the current housing demands.
Flatsharing has a lot benefits including:
- Helping people get back on their feet
- Avoids people being homeless
- Helps councils with housing tenants
- Prevents people staying in temporary accommodation
- Affordable to most
- Is Flexible
- Easy to arrange
- Less work, resources and expenditure leaving councils to effectively deal with higher priority cases
The site offers support too with a flatshare advice centre helping users on over 40 flatsharing subjects.
Phone: 08456 212 500
Free to place adverts and look for flat shares.
The Friday-Ad is available free from most newsagents and many convenience stores from Fridays. Local landlords can advertise directly in the Friday-Ad.
Kent and Sussex Courier
The Kent and Sussex Courier advertises properties to the North of Wealden District (Uckfield, Crowborough, etc.) and into Kent.
The Eastbourne Herald has a property supplement and is available from Fridays.
Hailsham and Seaford Gazettes
Both Hailsham and Seaford Gazettes have a property supplement and are available from Wednesdays.