Property Insurance

Landlords: Help with the national student housing shortage

Landlords are you interested in letting to students? Here are our top 8 facts to help you get it right.

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Your ‘smart home’ may not be as secure as you think.

Your home is your castle. But larger estates can be a beacon for criminal activity, whether you live in the UK or abroad. The personal safety of you and your…

Landlords, legislation and lunch

We have probably all heard the quote ‘the only thing that is constant is change’ and that certainly seems to be the case for landlords at the moment. Following a…

Landlords: Help tenants protect your property

A secure home is a happy home, are your tenants protecting your property? Follow these handy tips and avoid costly damages to property, doors, windows and locks which are a…

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Landlords, look out for identity theft

Tenant information, prospective tenant information, reference checks. Landlords and property managers hold a lot of data. Personal data. And as we all know personal data carries a high price tag….

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Smoke and carbon monoxide: Landlords raise the alarm!

Only 83 per cent of properties in the private rented sector have working smoke alarms, despite the fact that 40 per cent of fire-related deaths occur in properties without working…

Hope for the best and plan for the worst: reducing the impact of loss of property

In the face of property loss or damage, a business can suffer hugely. Not only could it be out of business for a period of time but it can also…

How long could you be out of business?

Of course we all do as much as we can to protect our business assets, but sometimes the worse does happen and it is often beyond our control. Fires, floods,…

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Country hotel insured for less than half of its value!

A recent survey found that 80% of businesses are underinsured. Underinsurance could expose you to a major shortfall should you ever need to make a claim making it significantly harder…

How to prepare before the flood warnings

There are many variables that cause a flood, such as when and where a storm will hit, how much rain it will bring and in what time frame it might…