Are you looking for affordable flats to rent in Stockton-on-Tees? The large market town is becoming a sought-after place to call home thanks to its affordability, low crime rates and location.
The town itself has a certain charm. It’s an up and coming area of County Durham that offers plenty to do for everyone.
Accent Housing is a housing association offering a range of homes across England, including flats to rent in Stockton-on-Tees.
Stockton-on-Tees: 6th Best Place To Live In The UK
Since 2015, Stockton-on-Tees has repeatedly been regarded as one of the top ten places to live in the UK. In more recent years, Stockton was voted the 6th best place to live in the whole of the UK!
The factors considered when voting included crime rates, health, affordability, economic activity and homeownership rates.
Affordability has always been a key factor drawing people to this charming market town. Aside from affordable housing, Stockton-on-Tees offers an affordable cost of living. And there’s a wide range of cost-friendly amenities and attractions in the area.
The local crime rates have improved significantly in recent years, mainly thanks to the fantastic work carried out in line with the Safer Stockton Partnership, which was launched in 2013/14. The residents of Stockton, from families to elderly individuals, describe Stockton-on-Tees as a safe place to live.
Aside from affordability and low crime rates, Stockton-on-Tees also has an excellent choice of schools, colleges and universities in the area. Many of the schools in and around Stockton have been deemed Outstanding by Ofsted.
Living In Stockton-on-Tees
Several regeneration projects have catapulted Stockton into the 21st century in recent years. The town now offers an impressive range of leisure activities, shopping opportunities and outdoor attractions. From white-water rafting to enthralling theatre shows, Stockton-on-Tees has something for everyone.
Preston Park features more than 100 acres of parkland overlooking the River Tees. With its Butterfly World, boat hire and museum, Preston Park offers a fun day out for people of all ages.
Stockton-on-Tees has plenty going for it, including a year-round calendar jam-packed with community events and festivals.
The free outdoor arts and street theatre festival, Stockton International Riverside Festival (SIRF) has been celebrated annually for more than 30 years on the streets of Stockton-on-Tees.
The annual Stockton Fireworks Spectacular is a firm-favourite for families, as is the Christmas event ‘Stockton Sparkles’, which brings a world of festive fun to Stockton. Explore the full calendar of events in Stockton here.
Accent Housing In Stockton On Tees
Accent Housing is a housing association offering affordable, quality homes to a diverse range of people. Here at Accent, we have a wide range of homes in County Durham, including flats to rent in Stockton-on-Tees.
Whether you require a flat for your small family or sheltered accommodation with a trusty scheme manager on hand, we will have something for you.
Some housing associations and local authorities have rules on who can and cannot apply for their homes. With some housing associations and local authorities, you may have to meet strict eligibility requirements before you can apply for one of their properties.
However, at Accent Housing, most of our homes in Teesside including those in Stockton-on-Tees can be applied for directly through our Let’s Move application system!
Finding Flats To Rent In Stockton On Tees
Finding available properties in Stockton-on-Tees couldn’t be easier. Head to the Accent Housing website and use our search function to find properties in the area. Or create a Let’s Move account and set up alerts so that you are notified when a new property becomes available.
Applying For Flats To Rent In Stockton On Tees
Applying for flats to rent in Stockton-on-Tees is simple, thanks to our online application system. Create a Let’s Move account using a few basic details, such as your name, date of birth, email address and password.
Once your account has been verified, you can apply for homes that are suitable for you. New properties are added to Let’s Move on a daily basis. If you apply for a property through Let’s Move, you should hear from the Accent team within 2 weeks if your application has been successful.
Get In Touch
If you have any questions about finding or applying for flats in Stockton-on-Tees, get in touch today. You can call the Accent Housing team on 0345 678 0555 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Since 1966, Accent has aimed to provide high-quality, affordable homes that will improve the lives of our residents. We currently have more than 20,000 homes across the North, South and East of England.