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  • Housing benefit while you are away from home

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/paying_for_a_home/housing_benefit/housing_benefit_while_you_are_away_from_home

    You might get housing benefit if you are away from home, with certain conditions. Check if you're eligible and how long you might be able to claim housing benefit for.|You might get housing benefit if you are away from home, with certain conditions. Check if you're eligible and how long you might be able to claim housing benefit for.|You might get housing benefit if you are away from home, with certain conditions. Check if you're eligible and how long you might be able to claim housing benefit for.

  • Temporary accommodation when you're homeless

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/homelessness/help_from_the_councils_housing_department/what_happens_after_ive_made_my_application/temporary_accommodation_when_youre_homeless

    When you make a homelessness application, the council must offer you somewhere to stay while it looks into your situation if you have nowhere else to go.|When you make a homelessness application, the council must offer you somewhere to stay while it looks into your situation if you have nowhere else to go.|When you make a homelessness application, the council must offer you somewhere to stay while it looks into your situation if you have nowhere else to go.

  • Healthy homes

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/healthy_homes

    This section looks at how you can keep your home warm, the effects of fuel poverty, how to make your home more energy efficient and where you can get help with the cost heating your home.|This section looks at how you can keep your home warm, the effects of fuel poverty, how to make your home more energy efficient and where you can get help with the cost heating your home.

  • How we can help

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/how_we_can_help

    We can give you advice, information and help with legal and practical issues. All of our services are free, professional and independent.|We can give you advice, information and help with legal and practical issues. All of our services are free, professional and independent.

  • Your rights if you live in a mobile home

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/renting_rights/mobile_homes

    This section explains your rights if you own or rent a mobile home such as a caravan or park home, or you rent a pitch to station it on.|This section explains your rights if you own or rent a mobile home such as a caravan or park home, or you rent a pitch to station it on.|This section explains your rights if you own or rent a mobile home such as a caravan or park home, or you rent a pitch to station it on.

  • Renting privately

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/finding_a_place_to_live/renting_privately

    Are you thinking of renting from a private landlord or letting agency? Things you should be aware of when looking at properties. tenancy agreements and what you should do before you move into your new home.|Are you thinking of renting from a private landlord or letting agency? Things you should be aware of when looking at properties. tenancy agreements and what you should do before you move into your new home.|Are you thinking of renting from a private landlord or letting agency? Things you should be aware of when looking at properties. tenancy agreements and what you should do before you move into your new home.

  • Mortgages

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/paying_for_a_home/mortgages

    If you buy a home you'll probably get a mortgage to pay for it. Find out what you should consider when choosing a mortgage and how common problems can be dealt with.|If you buy a home you'll probably get a mortgage to pay for it. Find out what you should consider when choosing a mortgage and how common problems can be dealt with.|If you buy a home you'll probably get a mortgage to pay for it. Find out what you should consider when choosing a mortgage and how common problems can be dealt with.

  • Glossary

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/downloads_and_tools/glossary

    Use our glossary to find the meaning of common technical terms in housing, homelessness and more|Use our glossary to find the meaning of common technical terms in housing, homelessness and more

  • Agricultural tenancies

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/renting_rights/agricultural_tenancies

    If you rent agricultural land such as a farm or smallholding then you may have an agricultural tenancy. There are three kinds so see what this means for your housing rights.|If you rent agricultural land such as a farm or smallholding then you may have an agricultural tenancy. There are three kinds so see what this means for your housing rights.|If you rent agricultural land such as a farm or smallholding then you may have an agricultural tenancy. There are three kinds so see what this means for your housing rights.

  • Eviction due to repossession

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/repossession_of_your_home/eviction

    What happens to tenants when a property is foreclosed? You can only be forced to leave (evicted) if your lender has a warrant of ejection. They cannot make you leave with just a court order to sell your home.|What happens to tenants when a property is foreclosed? You can only be forced to leave (evicted) if your lender has a warrant of ejection. They cannot make you leave with just a court order to sell your home.|What happens to tenants when a property is foreclosed? You can only be forced to leave (evicted) if your lender has a warrant of ejection. They cannot make you leave with just a court order to sell your home.