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Category: Home Emergency Cover

2023 Guide To Dealing With Faulty/Dated Boilers In Rental Property

The RMA reported more than 20,000 boiler issues between October 1st 2022 and Jan 5th 2023. More than 9,000 boilers needed replacing with 55% organising a repair or short term fix. (figures accurate as of 09th Jan 2023). Full results can be provided by emailing enquiries@rentalmarket.co.uk. All landlords know that one of the most expensive individual items to replace in

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Home Emergency Cover – What Am I Covered For?

Home emergency cover – what am I covered for? Most home emergency add-ons cover the most common problems, although some policies have lower claim limits on parts of cover than some standalone policies, and there are exclusions to watch out for. With standalone policies, coverage can be sporadic or non-existent for some elements, such as electrics and replacement locks, even

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How To Choose The Best Home Emergency Provider For Your Rental Property In 2023

as a landlord, it is your legal obligation to take care of necessary repairs. However, you should also be aware that tenants can become dissatisfied with your response to repair needs if they are not satisfied. A survey by Rental Market in 2020 found that as many as 25% of tenants were either “definitely not happy” or “not really happy” with their landlords’ responses

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Protecting Your Boiler With Home Emergency Cover

Most home emergency insurance add-ons, provide some cover for boiler and heating repairs but watch out for seasonal restrictions – Axa, for example, doesn’t cover you between May and August. While claims can be limited to £500, this should usually be enough. The most common problems with boilers and central heating cost between £120 and £450 to repair. But £500

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Home emergency cover – what am I covered for?

Home emergency cover – what am I covered for? Most home emergency add-ons cover the most common problems, although some policies have lower claim limits on parts of cover than some standalone policies, and there are exclusions to watch out for. With standalone policies, coverage can be sporadic or non-existent for some elements, such as electrics and replacement locks, even

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Category: Home Emergency Cover

2023 Guide To Dealing With Faulty/Dated Boilers In Rental Property

The RMA reported more than 20,000 boiler issues between October 1st 2022 and Jan 5th 2023. More than 9,000 boilers needed replacing with 55% organising a repair or short term fix. (figures accurate as of 09th Jan 2023). Full results can be provided by emailing enquiries@rentalmarket.co.uk. All landlords know that one of the most expensive individual items to replace in

Read More »

Home Emergency Cover – What Am I Covered For?

Home emergency cover – what am I covered for? Most home emergency add-ons cover the most common problems, although some policies have lower claim limits on parts of cover than some standalone policies, and there are exclusions to watch out for. With standalone policies, coverage can be sporadic or non-existent for some elements, such as electrics and replacement locks, even

Read More »

How To Choose The Best Home Emergency Provider For Your Rental Property In 2023

as a landlord, it is your legal obligation to take care of necessary repairs. However, you should also be aware that tenants can become dissatisfied with your response to repair needs if they are not satisfied. A survey by Rental Market in 2020 found that as many as 25% of tenants were either “definitely not happy” or “not really happy” with their landlords’ responses

Read More »

Protecting Your Boiler With Home Emergency Cover

Most home emergency insurance add-ons, provide some cover for boiler and heating repairs but watch out for seasonal restrictions – Axa, for example, doesn’t cover you between May and August. While claims can be limited to £500, this should usually be enough. The most common problems with boilers and central heating cost between £120 and £450 to repair. But £500

Read More »

Home emergency cover – what am I covered for?

Home emergency cover – what am I covered for? Most home emergency add-ons cover the most common problems, although some policies have lower claim limits on parts of cover than some standalone policies, and there are exclusions to watch out for. With standalone policies, coverage can be sporadic or non-existent for some elements, such as electrics and replacement locks, even

Read More »