800,000 Tenants In Arrears From First Lockdown, Bailiff Evictions Ban Extended...

The Landlord Association Chairman was discussing the latest developments with Brooklyn Law boss Simon Butler about the latest issues in the rental market following...

Gas Safety Certificates – Overview

Gas safety check records and what to keep What has to be recorded? As a minimum, the record of a gas safety check must contain: a...

How To Legally Evict Your Tenant (GUIDE)

The two types of assured shorthold tenancies The following advice only applies to shorthold tenancies. The two types of assured shorthold tenancies are: 'periodic' tenancies – these...

Higher Corporation Tax Unlikely To Impact Limited Landlords

Limited company landlords are unlikely to change their ownership arrangements despite the chancellor’s move to raise corporation tax. The tax change from 19 to 25...

All Tenancy Disputes – Brooklyn Law

Landlord and Tenant   As a Landlord you may wish to recover a property and evict your tenant. This can be done by serving a Section...

BE WISER – LANDLORD INSURANCE DEALS

Get A Quote From Be Wiser > As a Landlord what insurance cover should I arrange? Buildings As a basic insurance cover the buildin should be insured...

Stamp Duty Extended to 31st June

The Chancellor will give away half a billion pounds to second homeowners and landlords through the stamp duty holiday extension. Labour analysis reveals this could...

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What is a House in Multiple Occupation (HMO)?

A house in multiple occupation is a house occupied by people who do not live as a single household. This can include bedsits, shared...

Protecting Your Boiler With Home Emergency Cover

Most home emergency insurance add-ons, provide some cover for boiler and heating repairs but watch out for seasonal restrictions – Axa, for example, doesn’t...

Home emergency cover – what am I covered for?

Home emergency cover – what am I covered for? Most home emergency add-ons cover the most common problems, although some policies have lower claim...

I am insuring the buildings, does this include fixtures and fittings?

Landlord fixtures and fittings, including communal television and radio receiving aerials, satellite dishes and communication equipment, fixed glass, fixed sanitary ware and other related...

I Own A Flat In A Block Of Flats And The...

As the owner of a leasehold property you are not usually required to insure the buildings however you are still legally liable for the...

What Is An Interested Party?

An interested party is any other person or organisation with a financial interest in the property, such as a mortgage provider. TAKE ACTION:

What is meant by the term “used for commercial purposes”?

"Commercial purposes" is defined as any type of business being operated from the insured property. As our Landlords Insurance policy is designed to cover...

What happens if I insure my property for a lower sum...

If you are under insured then your insurers are only liable to pay a proportion of your claim. For example if your sum insured...

Will My Cover Continue If The Tenant Moves Out?

Our policies do provide full cover for a period of either 30 or 90 days depending on the cover that you purchase and subject...

How Will I Know The Rebuild Cost Of My Property?

If you have purchased the property with a mortgage your lender will usually have a surveyor carry out a valuation, and this should indicate...

Is Landlord Insurance Required By Law?

While there landlord insurance is not compulsory by law; it is recommended that any property owner secure their property in the event of any...

What Is Landlord Insurance?

Landlords insurance is a policy similar to your home insurance to protect your rental properties. From the landlord who owns a single property, to...

2021 – Rental Market Forecast From A Zoopla Point Of View

As we look ahead to 2021, it’s worth considering how the rental market has changed over the last 12 months, most notably with the...

BREAKING: 56% Of Landlords Losing Rent During Pandemic

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