Paying for your home
Lots of people are struggling to manage with housing issues because of the coronavirus crisis. Check out our Coronavirus section for information and advice on common problems, including help to pay your rent and mortgage, eviction and repairs.
Wherever you're living, you'll have to pay something to stay there. If you're renting you'll have to pay rent and homeowners will usually have to pay a mortgage. If you're not earning much, you can apply for benefits to help with these costs. You'll have other housing costs too: rates, insurance and all your heating and utility bills.