When a low, steady voice from behind calls my name, my heart rate shoots up. I whip round and see an overgrown Michelangelo cherub of a man in a strained checked shirt. However, unlike my previous landlords who only required me to pay a deposit, my rent on time and to not fuck up their house, this guy requires no deposit, no rent and that I fuck him every now and then. If you meet men outside the flat, I need to know all the details.
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Sex for rent is exploitation. Vulnerable women in financial trouble, or without a home are encouraged to allow men to abuse them in exchange for a place to stay. According to a recent survey by Shelter and YouGov, 3 per cent of female renters have been offered sex for rent in the past year. Sex for rent is an example of how power is used to exploit and abuse.
Landlords are targeting vulnerable tenants to solicit sex in exchange for rent, advocates say
Landlords offering free accommodation in return for sexual favours have targeted around a quarter of a million women, an investigation has revealed. Men sent explicit emails to numerous potential tenants and detailed the explicit sexual acts they would have to carry out to keep their home. The landlords were unaware the tenants they were messaging were undercover Mail on Sunday reporters posing as people looking for rent. During a series of face-to-face meetings, the potential tenants — all women in their 20s — were told they would have to perform regular explicit acts, including oral sex and unprotected sex. One landlord, who is allegedly on benefits, told the reporter that in order to rent his one-bed council flat she would be required to have daily unprotected sex with him, according to the publication.
By Amber Milne. LONDON Thomson Reuters Foundation - A growing number of landlords are asking tenants for sex in exchange for housing as coronavirus lockdowns and job cuts have left many struggling to pay their rent, housing experts said. Sex for rent has come under growing scrutiny in the United States and Britain in recent years amid spiralling housing costs. Charities have highlighted a rise in online adverts offering rent-free accommodation in exchange for sexual favours.