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25
Jul
2016

Home Insurance with a price guarantee?

  • Jason McClean
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CAN you buy Home Insurance with a price guarantee in the UK? The answer is yes, via The Home Insurer, a partner to The Property Insurer. There are many brokers and insurers competing for your home insurance policy in the UK but none of them are quite as plain in their offer as The Home Insurer with its price guarantee.…

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12
Jul
2016

Would you buy fixed price landlord insurance?

  • Jason McClean
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THIS is a specific question for buy to let property owners - would you buy fixed price landlord insurance? This isn’t available on the market right now but The Home Insurer is looking to deliver a new experience for home owners and we want to know if you would be interested. As a landlord myself, with a day job, I…

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07
Jul
2016

Clause 24 and the end of the private landlord

  • Jason McClean
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CLAUSE 24 of the 2015 Finance Bill is creeping closer to implementation in April 2017. I strongly believe this will destroy the private landlord and increase the UK’s housing crisis enormously. It will lead to the homeless living on the streets and the increase in theft, squatting and violence that brings with it. And don’t expect the police to help,…

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04
Jul
2016

What now after Brexit for Home Insurance?

  • Jason McClean
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I wrote a short article that basically said everyone should keep calm after the Brexit vote and little would happen to your Home Insurance. Here we are nearly two weeks later and if anything, things have got better and improved in some areas. It’s not all rosy though, so let’s start with the negatives. The Conservative Party is doing its…

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27
Jun
2016

Short term unoccupied house insurance

  • Jason McClean
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If you own or have inherited a property that is going to be empty for a period of time then you may need short term unoccupied house insurance. There is no problem getting this insurance for you at a good price. Even better, you may not need unoccupied insurance at all. It all comes down to understanding what short term…

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24
Jun
2016

Brexit and Home Insurance, what it means for you

  • Jason McClean
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THE UK has voted to leave the European Union, so what does that mean for your Home Insurance? In short, right now, it means very little. I would argue in the long run it will mean very little again. The EU and Home Insurance Your home insurance will remain in place. It will still offer the same cover and financial…

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21
Jun
2016

Do you need Subsidence Insurance?

  • Jason McClean
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YOU only need specialist Subsidence Insurance if you have suffered subsidence in the past. If you have not suffered in the past then your standard home insurance policy should cover any first instances. You will need to check your standard policy to make sure you are covered, normally there is a £1000 excess. Some standard home insurance policies will not…

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14
Jun
2016

Rental Property Insurance

  • Jason McClean
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    IF you own a let property then you will need Rental Property Insurance. This is the same as landlord insurance or let property insurance and is both widely available and cheaply available in the UK. The Property Insurer can help you to get the best policy at the lowest price through comparing the leading UK providers.   What…

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10
Jun
2016

Flash Flood Risk Insurance

  • Jason McClean
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THE first flash floods of the UK summer happened in London and Bedfordshire in early June when nearly a full month’s worth of rain was deposited in an hour. The only surefire protection you have against this sort of weather event is Flood Risk Insurance. The BBC showed video of cars submerged and water running into homes. Experience tells us…

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02
Jun
2016

How to Buy Tenants Insurance

  • Jason McClean
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IF you are renting a property or room then chances are you will need Tenants Insurance for your own possessions and belongings. The good news is that this insurance is normally very affordable for a year, with prices around £100 or less. This is your guide how to buy Tenants Insurance. What is Tenants Insurance? This is a specific insurance…

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