Category: Landlord Insurance

Landlord insurance tips

Posted: 28th Jan 2016

Have you just found yourself to be an accidental landlord? Perhaps you inherited a property which you’ve decided to let out? Or perhaps you’re having difficulty selling your previous home and want to let it out for a while? Then you might have slipped into the role as an “accidental landlord”. On the other hand, Read the full article…

Getting the most appropriate cover for your let property

Posted: 19th Jan 2016

To understand how you might get the most appropriate cover for your let property, it might be helpful to recap the difference between buy to let insurance and standard home insurance. A home or a business proposition? Quite simply, properties that have been bought to let are quite different to those occupied by their owner. Read the full article…

Landlord insurance tips

Posted: 8th Nov 2015

Some landlords are fully committed buy to let investors with a view to making their living from the business. Others might have found themselves to be landlords almost by accident, thanks to a single property they might have inherited or one awaiting a decision on its possible sale. Either way you look at it, however, Read the full article…

Have you got suitable landlord insurance?

Posted: 29th Oct 2015

At first glance, there might seem little difference between a dwelling in which the owner occupier lives and one that is let to a tenant – despite the difference in tenure, both are homes, with a building and its contents broadly vulnerable to similar risks and perils. As far as mortgage lenders and insurers are Read the full article…

Types of landlord insurance

Posted: 21st Aug 2015

If you have joined the ranks of an estimated two million and more buy to let landlords in the UK, your property is an investment – probably one of the most valuable investments you are likely to make. According to a report in the Guardian newspaper (April 2015), investment in buy to let property leaves Read the full article…

Why carry out a buy to let insurance comparison?

Posted: 23rd Jun 2015

If you are a landlord, or soon to become one, insurance for your investment and for your buy to let business is likely to take on a priority. Because you give it top priority, you probably want to conduct a thorough buy to let insurance comparison too. Here are the main reasons why you may Read the full article…

What can I cover with landlord insurance?

Posted: 22nd May 2015

Landlord insurance provides important safeguards to the owner of buy to let property. How do these work and what exactly can you buy with landlord insurance? The building  first and foremost, with the most appropriate kind of landlord insurance you can buy protection for the very structure and fabric of the building or buildings in Read the full article…

Insurance for landlords

Posted: 10th May 2015

With buy to let mortgage repayments to meet, not to mention your search for reliable tenants who are going to pay their rent on time, you might not be putting insurance at the top of the list of actions you need to take. It is a safeguard you may be overlooking at your peril: calamities Read the full article…

What does landlord insurance cover?

Posted: 4th May 2015

Owner occupiers and landlords of buy to let property might typically own homes that are to all intents and purposes quite indistinguishable, but for the fact that the one is the owner’s place of residence whilst the other is occupied by rent-paying tenants. On the outside, therefore, there may be no great apparent difference, but Read the full article…