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Specialist Landlord Insurance Makes A Real Difference


Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Specialist Landlord Insurance Required By All UK PRS Landlords Landlords in the UK’s private rental sector (PRS) should be aware that they need specialist landlord insurance policies to protect their rental property assets, be that from damage caused by tenants or just to cover the cost of repairs to the rental property, because a normal [...]


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Quarter of Landlords Dont Think Landlords Buildings Insurance Is Vital!


Tuesday, December 23, 2014

25% of UK Landlords Operate Without Landlords Buildings Insurance It appears that many UK landlords are still attempting to save money by cutting corners in the wrong places, such as with landlords buildings insurance. Over 500 landlords with small to medium sized portfolios of rental properties were asked about their landlords buildings insurance costs as [...]


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Landlord Insurance Means Peace Of Mind


Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Landlord Insurance protects rental property assets UK private rental sector (PRS) landlords need to protect their buy-to-let property investments and landlord insurance is just one aspect that can be well worth the initial financial outlay. Rental property is an important, income producing asset for PRS landlords, and some degree of financial protection is required to [...]


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2013 Busy Year For Buy To Let


Tuesday, February 26, 2013

It looks like 2013 could be a very busy year for UK Buy-To-Let, according to the Association of Residential Lettings Agents (ARLA). The average number of rental properties owned by BTL landlords rose from 7 to 8 in the final quarter of 2012, and the market expansion looks set to continue throughout 2013 as better [...]


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UK Insurance Black-Spots Revealed


Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Home owners and landlords with properties with London, Leeds or Bradford postcodes have been identified as most likely to be at risk by insurance companies Research analysing insurance claims have identified LS13, an area of Leeds, where terraced properties sell for just over £100,000 (GBP), as the UK’s worst burglary black-spot.


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Reluctant Landlords Avoiding Insurance


Tuesday, January 29, 2013

When the financial crisis started in 2007/8, mortgage lending in the UK almost stopped because mortgage lenders became wary of the toxicity of sub-prime mortgage loans and raised their lending criteria to unprecedented and highly restrictive levels, virtually killing the UK property market. This meant that empty properties became financial millstones for many people who were unable [...]


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Big Chill Could Equal Big Bills


Thursday, November 22, 2012

Landlords Warned That Severe Winter Weather Could Bring Big Repair Bills The National Landlords Association (NLA) has issued a warning to all UK landlords to check that their landlord insurance is up to date and to prepare for bad weather and freezing temperatures over the next few months, as weather forecasters predict a bitterly cold winter [...]


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The Real Power Of Franchising


Monday, July 16, 2012

The premier landlord service provider, Legal 4 Landlords has grown from strength to strength in just 4 short years, thanks to their unique perspective of the UK Buy-To-Let market, smart business practices and a dedicated team of franchisees and affiliates. Legal 4 Landlords was founded in 2008 by three partners, Binder Dhillon, Sim Sekhon and [...]


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New Landlord Numbers Increasing


Tuesday, April 10, 2012

An increasing number of private residential properties are being rented out to tenants because the owners have moved out but found it difficult to sell the property on the open market. The rise in “reluctant” or “accidental” landlords has caused ripples of concern within the UK lettings industry. In fact, according to the Association of [...]


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Tenant’s Need Their Own Insurance!


Wednesday, February 1, 2012

UK landlords should already be aware of the necessity, legality and financial importance of having the right insurance protecting their property asset and should always seek to get their rental properties suitably covered with a comprehensive landlord or Buy-To-Let insurance policy. However, whilst landlords stay insured keeping their property assets protected, very few tenants bother [...]


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