Empty house in Rhondda Cynon Taf
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Surveyors' warning over derelict homes rise in Wales

Empty houses left rundown can be a blight on a neighbourhood - and the issue seems to be a growing problem.

Figures obtained by BBC Wales suggest the number of empty properties in Wales has gone up 10% in the last two years.

The Welsh government says its already tackling the problem but some housing experts say much more needs to be done.

Paul Heaney reports.

Warning over derelict homes rise

  • 08 Jan 2013