A housing boss has called for an overhaul of supported accommodation, saying it is “abhorrent” vulnerable people are let down by their landlords.

Vicky McDermott took over Prospect Housing in Birmingham after inspectors found it was failing its 1,500 tenants.

A new report has found more than 150,000 UK households are living in exempt housing, which a charity said was “dangerously under-regulated”.

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