Almost all landlord insurance policies require you to inform the insurer immediately (or ‘put them on notice’) in the event of a potential claim. Doing this too late could give your insurer grounds to refuse or reduce your claim. Don’t leave that gap: tell them quickly and do it in writing. If you’re not certain there will be a claim, … Read More
Do you really need landlord insurance?
Ah, landlord insurance. It can be like a trophy wife: expensive, difficult to understand and what you get is not guaranteed. So, do you really need it? And if so, what kind? We’ll look at four main types of insurance that are relevant to you as a landlord: Buildings insurance Contents insurance (if your property is let furnished) Rent guarantee … Read More