Bismarck Street is located off Leeman Road, close to the centre of York (YO26 4XY). The community is served by good bus links and dial-a-ride community transport which links to local supermarkets.
The small community has 20 properties for rent and shared ownership. They comprise two and three bedroom houses and flats with lots of natural light, off road parking and gardens. The City of York Council can nominate applicants from their housing lists for three out of every four vacancies.