Government forcing landlords to house non-paying tenants for lengthy periods11:18 AM, 15th September 2020
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BBC 1 Panorma – The Universal Credit Crisis on iPlayer if you missed it tonight 7:30 Monday 12th November.
“As the government’s controversial new benefits system, universal credit, is rolled out, Panorama is with families as they struggle with their claims. The programme follows one council as it deals with mounting rent arrears and tenants in crisis. The government has responded to criticism of the new system by announcing more funding, but is it too little too late?”
This was very hard to watch and upsetting.
A complicated system leaving the vulnerable behind and landlords of all types social and private in arrears contemplating the last resort – eviction.
Everything our own Property118 landlords have been saying for months.
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