Britain's Benefit Tenants

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As council housing numbers shrink, more people are renting privately. Britain's Benefit Tenants meets the specialist letting agents trying to keep private landlords and tenants happy.

About the Show

As council housing numbers shrink, more people are renting privately. Britain's Benefit Tenants meets the specialist letting agents trying to keep private landlords and tenants happy.

  • 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.

  • Britain's Benefit Tenants

    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

  • Britain's Benefit Tenants

    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?

  • Britain's Benefit Tenants

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