Our Offer

Our ambition is to deliver the best possible experience for our residents.

With this in mind, we would like our offer to look as follows on the delivery of our current strategy in late 2019:

  • Move-in:

Swift, easy, hassle-free application and move-in process.

No agents. No non-refundable fees (unless an advanced booking is cancelled by the applicant).

No requirement for hefty deposits or sizeable rent payments to be paid up front.

  • Stay and Community:

High standards of contemporary accommodation in a variety of fully en-suite cluster apartments.

Great London locations with good transport links.

Flexible tenancies from six months to two years, extendable to five years dependant on need.

Highly competitive rents set at levels considered by the London Mayor to be affordable to those earning on or around the London Living Wage.

Community living with programmes of social events and activities.

Environments that facilitate peer-to-peer networking and support.

High levels of security with building-wide CCTV and digital fob or key card entry.

Communal foyer and skyline roof terrace areas.

On site self-service launderettes.

Bicycle storage.

An excellent, responsive housing management service. Each of our schemes has a dedicated concierge to deal with any issues that arise and to help provide a hassle-free stay.

Access to high speed internet access and modern methods of communication in our housing schemes.

An online portal for making rent payments, reporting repairs and making other enquiries.

  • Personal Development and Move-on:

Information, training and signposting in:

    • Financial management, budgeting and other life skills to help prepare for life in the home ownership and private rented sectors.
    • Understanding housing move-on options and opportunities.
    • Other general social, health and welfare issues that affect young people today.

The opportunity to meet new friends, obtain a positive reference and save up in preparation for moving on.

Referrals to providers of move-on accommodation using organisations with which we have formed links.

Apprenticeship opportunities for young people within our workplaces.

Opportunities to keep in touch, stay involved and contribute back to the Hyelm community after leaving. 

Environmental sustainability

We understand that our housing schemes and activities in general have an impact on the environment and consume energy.

We are committed to minimising this impact whilst providing a high quality of homes and services.

Our key areas of impact are through:

  • New housing schemes.
  • How we manage and maintain our existing schemes.
  • How we manage our offices.
  • How we manage contractors.
  • Training and education of employees, residents, visitors and other stakeholders.