Everything in presenter Alex Riley's life is rosy. He has a new wife and is looking forward to settling down and raising a family in a beautiful marital home. The trouble is, Alex, like many other people in our fair isle, is struggling to even get within grabbing distance of the property ladder.

And in a jaw-dropping voyage of discovery, he soon finds that while thousands are crying out – nay, desperate – for homes, millions of properties are lying empty. He sets out righting that wrong.

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