Affordable housing is aimed at people whose needs are not met by the open market.

Eligibility depends on your household income and, in some cases, local connection.

There are several different types of affordable housing including shared ownership, affordable rent and discount for sale properties.

Following the merge of Somerset County Council with Somerset West and Taunton, South Somerset, Sedgemoor and Mendip district councils, affordable housing options available at this time vary depending on your location.

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