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What is unoccupied property insurance?

Posted: 3rd Aug 2016

This is one of the questions we’re most frequently asked by landlords. We recognise that it can appear complicated because nobody wants to think they’re paying for their property and contents insurance twice. Well, please be assured that’s not the case! What is happening is that we or your insurance provider are trying to make Read the full article…

Landlords and Brexit

Posted: 26th Jul 2016

The shouting’s over now and the people of Britain have voted by referendum to cut the country’s ties with – and membership of – the European Union. The dust has by no means settled yet – the formal Brexit process will take two years even after the UK has formally applied to leave the EU Read the full article…

What is the let property campaign

Posted: 17th Jul 2016

On the 6th of April 2016, HM Customs & Revenue updated its guidance on its so-called “let property campaign” – essentially, an opportunity for landlords to come clean about the amount of tax they may owe to the Inland Revenue on their buy to let business profits. The campaign encourages landlords of residential property – Read the full article…

Should you let your tenants have a pet?

Posted: 14th Jul 2016

This article was originally posted in April 2016. In February 2018, the Labour party wanted to strengthen the rights of tenants to keep a pet in their properties as part of a package of proposed animal welfare measures. Labour wants default right for tenants to have a pet unless there is evidence their pet will Read the full article…

Your guide to buying your landlords insurance online

Posted: 7th Jun 2016

In this quick step-by-step article, we at Cover4LetProperty will demonstrate how to purchase your competitive Landlords Insurance quotation from our panel of insurers online! This is the final step and will offer a range of options for you to consider. We require a contact telephone number for yourself in order that in the unlikely event of Read the full article…

Your guide to quoting your landlords insurance

Posted: 7th Jun 2016

In this step-by-step guide, we at Cover4LetProperty will demonstrate how to get your competitive Landlords Insurance quotation from our panel of insurers online! Click on our Landlords Insurance links on the site. Select Let Property, Unoccupied Property or Commercial property depending on your needs! We do make certain assumptions prior to your quote, to view Read the full article…

Unoccupied Properties

Posted: 7th Jun 2016

If your let property is without a tenant, or you are a homeowner who is living or working away from home for a period or time, or even if you have inherited a property that you are not quite what to do with it, you all have one thing in common – the need for Read the full article…