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Ideas for empty properties

Here are a few ideas to help you decide

Ways you can choose to sell:

You could also consider renting out your empty home through a letting agent or by using our social lettings scheme.  

Another choice may be property guardianship.

Our grant management scheme could help with repairs to your property and if your home has been empty and not occupied for more than two years, you could save 15% VAT on repairs costs.

Our selling tips and tips for repairs may help get you started.

For National Empty Homes Week (16th to 22nd October 2017) Cumbria Empty Property Group have produced an Empty Homes Newsletter (PDF/1.67MB/4 pages)

Report an empty home

You will need to fill in this form to report an empty home (DOC/18.8KB/1 page)

Our approach is explained in the: