Every year 150,000 new homes are built in the UK and seven out of ten of us now invest in bricks and mortar. For most of us, a new home is an exciting fresh start, but then there are the New Homes From Hell.
Meet new-home owners facing disasters such as explosions, floods and maggots; dishonest removal men who 'lose' valuable and irreplaceable items en route; nightmare new neighbours, and appalling workmanship on brand new houses that are only fit to be demolished. Plus meet the couple who threw everything into their Spanish dream home and ended up losing it.
Buying a home is probably the biggest expense anyone will face. See what happens when it all goes wrong.... Read more.