Buy to Let Insurance

24 10, 2019

Landlords Contents Insurance

2020-05-14T15:42:00+00:00

Landlords Contents Insurance Landlords Contents Insurance Let’s say you are Property Investor and the immediate thought is let’s get the building covered as that is where the biggest risk is. Right? Well, not ALL of the time. Yes, or course get the building insured as a matter or priority to get immediate protection on your hard earned investment, but don’t forget about the contents which becomes even more important when the property becomes occupied by a tenant. Let’s look at why in a moment, but first, what is landlords contents insurance?Question: What is the most common Landlord Insurance Claim. Answer: Escape of water claim to landlords contents including carpets! What is landlord contents insurance? These are the contents owned by you, the landlord. Imagine you but a property to rent out and decide to get a tenant after some general sprucing up of the property. Then you get the [...]

Landlords Contents Insurance2020-05-14T15:42:00+00:00
29 06, 2019

Residential Landlords Insurance

2020-05-15T15:10:14+00:00

Residential Landlords Insurance All landlords know that they have responsibility for insuring their building and anything they own within the building. Tenants should have contents insurance for their own possessions which are in the building – but they are not responsible for insuring the building itself. While these roles are clear to many people, there is often confusion about what insurance cover residential landlords need. Here is a quick guide to the policies which are provided by Property Insurance Centre who are experts in Residential Landlords Insurance based in London and Northern Ireland. What is covered with our landlord insurance? As a basic residential landlord’s insurance must cover any potential damage to the building itself such as a flood (depending on the location and flood history of the area) or a fire. This is similar to normal household insurance but a normal household insurance policy would be invalid if [...]

Residential Landlords Insurance2020-05-15T15:10:14+00:00
25 06, 2019

Looking to Rent for the First time in London

2020-06-05T10:27:44+00:00

Looking to Rent for the First time in London If you are looking forward to moving to London for the first time can be exciting and challenging!  Therefore, we have the following tips when it comes to looking for your first flat/apartment in London. Find out what you are looking for and what part of London you are looking to move to. For example, South London will give you newer buildings and a bit more space for your money. Carry out plenty of research in terms of what facilities are close by, how long your train journey will take to work and what local restaurants, shops are nearby. When you are looking at the rental prices make sure you check what the additional costs are such as management fees, council tax, water rates, what type of heating the apartment is used (gas, electric or oil). If you know anyone [...]

Looking to Rent for the First time in London2020-06-05T10:27:44+00:00