Providing a single access point to social housing throughout the City
Important: Please Read
The Key to Choice website is now available.
The time to bid on the current homes available has been extended until Friday 28 January 2022 at 3pm.
The next edition of available homes will go live on Friday 28 January 2022 at 3.30pm.
We apologise for any inconvenience.
16 landlords let their homes through Key to Choice.
Hanover Scotland Housing and Muirhouse Housing Association let their homes through a traditional points system and will contact you directly if a suitable home becomes available.
Our Guide to applying for social housing in Edinburgh provides more information on the process of applying to EdIndex.
There is a high demand for social rented housing in Edinburgh so it can take a while to be housed through EdIndex. Please read our Guide to waiting times so you can get an idea of how long you may need to wait. You can view details of where houses became available and the demand for them using the supply and demand tool. You can also check out the other affordable housing options in Edinburgh.
Complete your EdIndex application form.
Details of where homes became available in the last 12 months and how many people bid for them.
Frequently asked questions and answers.