One pound won’t buy you a lot these days. But Rachel from Stoke-on-Trent got a two bedroom terraced house for just that, although it did need some serious TLC. The local council put in a new kitchen, bathroom and central heating – with Rachel paying off the works over 10 years.
She now has a cosy, comfortable house to call her own. But can a house that costs a pound really feel like home?
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