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Category: Landlord Insurance

Using Comparison Sites For Landlord Insurance Quotes In 2023

The British are increasingly becoming a nation that relies on comparison sites to find the best and cheapest landlord insurance quotes. However, it’s important that users are aware of the advantages and disadvantages of the service. Price comparison websites have gained popularity in recent years. But the lowest price offered does not necessarily lead to the best overall cover. Are

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Be aware of factors that can affect the cost of landlord insurance

As with most types of insurance there are some factors that providers will take into account when processing a quote, and these may increase or decrease your overall premium. It is important to bear this in mind both when purchasing landlord insurance for the first time as well as when it comes to renewal — you may find you are

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Do I Need To Change My Insurance Policy When I Let My Second Home?

In many instances standard home insurance cover will not for a range of scenarios that can arise when letting out a property. It is therefore a good idea to have specialised landlord insurance to cover your property. You will need to insure the property itself and any contents, such as furniture and appliances that you provide. Tenants are responsible for insuring

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Tenant Vandalism – Your Landlord Insurance Should Cover It

Vandalism is the cause of a third (32%) of malicious damage claims to landlord’s properties, an analysis by Direct Line for Business has found Police forces across England and Wales investigate 283 incidents of criminal damage to properties every day, the equivalent of one every five minutes. Criminal damage includes issues such as vandalism, graffiti and even arson. Sarah Larkin,

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What is meant by the term “used for commercial purposes”?

“Commercial purposes” is defined as any type of business being operated from the insured property. As our Landlords Insurance policy is designed to cover premises used solely for residential purposes it is not suitable if your tenant or their guests run any type of business from home. If your tenant operates a business from the insured premises a commercial property

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Rent Guarantee Insurance GUIDE

Rent guarantee insurance, also known as tenant default insurance, is a common landlord insurance add-on which can protect you from the serious financial implications of defaulting tenants. Rent guarantee insurance is a type of landlord insurance which could cover your rental income, should your tenants be unable to pay their rent. Even the most reliable tenants can experience financial difficulties (especially during a

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Category: Landlord Insurance

Using Comparison Sites For Landlord Insurance Quotes In 2023

The British are increasingly becoming a nation that relies on comparison sites to find the best and cheapest landlord insurance quotes. However, it’s important that users are aware of the advantages and disadvantages of the service. Price comparison websites have gained popularity in recent years. But the lowest price offered does not necessarily lead to the best overall cover. Are

Read More »

Be aware of factors that can affect the cost of landlord insurance

As with most types of insurance there are some factors that providers will take into account when processing a quote, and these may increase or decrease your overall premium. It is important to bear this in mind both when purchasing landlord insurance for the first time as well as when it comes to renewal — you may find you are

Read More »

Do I Need To Change My Insurance Policy When I Let My Second Home?

In many instances standard home insurance cover will not for a range of scenarios that can arise when letting out a property. It is therefore a good idea to have specialised landlord insurance to cover your property. You will need to insure the property itself and any contents, such as furniture and appliances that you provide. Tenants are responsible for insuring

Read More »

Tenant Vandalism – Your Landlord Insurance Should Cover It

Vandalism is the cause of a third (32%) of malicious damage claims to landlord’s properties, an analysis by Direct Line for Business has found Police forces across England and Wales investigate 283 incidents of criminal damage to properties every day, the equivalent of one every five minutes. Criminal damage includes issues such as vandalism, graffiti and even arson. Sarah Larkin,

Read More »

What is meant by the term “used for commercial purposes”?

“Commercial purposes” is defined as any type of business being operated from the insured property. As our Landlords Insurance policy is designed to cover premises used solely for residential purposes it is not suitable if your tenant or their guests run any type of business from home. If your tenant operates a business from the insured premises a commercial property

Read More »

Rent Guarantee Insurance GUIDE

Rent guarantee insurance, also known as tenant default insurance, is a common landlord insurance add-on which can protect you from the serious financial implications of defaulting tenants. Rent guarantee insurance is a type of landlord insurance which could cover your rental income, should your tenants be unable to pay their rent. Even the most reliable tenants can experience financial difficulties (especially during a

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