The city’s “tenement” movement has been a big hit with renters, with tens of thousands of homes being purchased in just a year.
But how can they afford to live there?
And what can they expect when they buy?
This is the first in a series of six episodes that explores how renting a home can affect the lives of renters and owners.
Each episode will focus on one aspect of the renter-owner relationship, including: how they cope with their new surroundings; the types of jobs that are available; and how they manage their time, finances and emotions.
In each episode, the hosts will take a look at a typical tenant’s life.
From a job, to home, to finances, they will be looking at how they have to cope with these new changes.
In episode one, we will hear from a single woman who has lived in a tenement for five years.
This story is not about the “normal” tenant, but about the person who is finding themselves living in a rented property.
We’ll also hear from two men who are living in their own tenements, one of whom is unemployed.
Both are in their 20s and are looking for a job.
The series also explores the challenges and opportunities faced by tenants in their first year of renting a property, and what they can expect when buying.
“What we’re going to be doing in this show is going to have a very interesting perspective on the whole tenement movement,” says series presenter Mark Richardson.
Renters and owners can expect to be treated differently in different parts of the city.
If you’re new to the scene, you may be surprised to discover how different things are in different areas.
It’s about time we heard from tenants who’ve never owned a home before.
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