The Landlord Incentive Grant (LIG) will be made available to landlords who want to market a vacant property via our Home Finder Service (HFS).

Landlords can claim £450 per property advertised.


What do we ask of landlords?

  • Have a property available to rent in Newcastle.
  • The rent should be affordable.
  • The property should be in good condition and wall managed.



  • The rent should be no more than 15% above LHA rate.
  • The property must meet Newcastle Accreditation Scheme standards.
  • The landlord will make themselves available to show the property to suitable tenants referred via the HFL and/or PRS.
  • The property should be advertised on the Home Finder List for at least one month, or until a suitable tenant is found.
  • The property should be available to rent within one month from start of advert.
  • The property cannot be marketed elsewhere at a higher rent and any sign in should not be made at a rent higher than the amount marketed.

To find out more get in touch, email us at

To start the process, get accredited and advertise your property, simply fill out are easy access application form.