Barry Maicher was rescued by firefighters from the roof of his blazing house, during an earlier fire in 2009.
He is campaigning for the estate to be condemned.
Jay Henry is one of those made homeless by the fire on the Felmore estate in Basildon.
He is currently living in a hotel with his wife and children - and says he wont' feel safe moving back to his timber house.
Mandie Skeat from Basildon Council responds to allegations that houses on the Felmore estate were 'dangerous tinderboxes'.
Four people have been left homeless after a fire destroyed the roof of a row of terraced houses.
Essex Fire and Rescue has released pictures showing the aftermath of a house fire in Basildon.
Four people have been left homeless following the blaze on the Felmore estate in Winstree yesterday afternoon.