Britain's Benefit Tenants

  • Original Documentary

    With competition for social housing soaring, this documentary follows two specialist agencies on the front line of Britain's new social housing crisis

  • Series 1 Episode 1

    In Leeds, specialist lettings agent Katie Wiggins tries to evict a troublesome pensioner and her boyfriend. But can she find them somewhere else to live?

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    Series 1 Episode 2

    In the North East, ex-pub landlord Rob is hell-bent on tracking down tenants who disappear owing thousands, while corporate agent David goes by the book as he tackles problem portfolios

    Strong languageThis episode is subtitled47 mins

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  • Series 1 Episode 3

    Anne-Marie has been evicted from her London council flat after falling into arrears while working on a zero-hours contract. She's been offered a new home... in Wolverhampton.

  • Series 2 Episode 1

    Rob McKenzie has found his own way of dealing with tenants who abandon properties, owing thousands in rent. And young lettings agent Caroline is drawn into tensions between neighbours.

  • Series 2 Episode 2

    In South Yorkshire, agents are shocked to discover that a tenant has turned their property into a large cannabis factory, and in Doncaster there's a mass eviction

  • Series 2 Episode 3

    In Manchester, letting agent Amin has a nasty surprise when he visits a woman who's fallen behind in her rent. And young agent Joe is caught up in a dispute between a landlord and a tenant.

  • Series 3 Episode 1

    In Leeds, letting agent Aimee gets a shock when she investigates reports of a bad smell and high volumes of bluebottles coming from one of her properties

  • Series 3 Episode 2

    In Manchester, young agent Joe is caught between a mum who's struggling to pay her rent and a landlord who's run out of patience. One of Tracy's tenants has filled a bedroom with tropical birds.

  • Series 3 Episode 3

    In Hull, a tenant has left his flat damaged and the landlord's curtains are missing. In Grimsby, letting agent Harp has his faith restored when a tenant cleans up the mess at his property as promised.

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