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August 15, 2023

What to do if your rental home has been burgled

While the number of burglaries in England and Wales has been on a downward trend for the past 20 years, there were still 275,919 carried out […]
July 19, 2023

Renters (Reform) Bill – tenants with pets and what insurance will cover

A year on from the Government publishing its White Paper on rental reform, the Renters (Reform) Bill has at last begun to make its way through […]
June 19, 2023

Help! What tenants should do in an emergency

No matter how well-maintained your rental home is, there’s always the chance that something could go wrong. It might be an internal emergency, such as a […]
May 12, 2023

Checklist for landlords – if there’s an emergency and your tenant calls in a panic

A comprehensive landlord insurance policy should cover you for damage from storms, fire and flood, and also for damage caused by tenants or third-party break in […]
May 10, 2023

Checklist for tenants – what insurance will and won’t cover

As a tenant, it’s well worth considering taking out contents insurance, as the landlord’s insurance will not typically cover your own possessions. Our Bode comprehensive tenant […]
April 27, 2023

Why tenants should consider insurance for their rental home

As a tenant living in a rental property, you might assume that your landlord will have insurance for accidental damage and also that they would be […]
April 24, 2023

Top 10 ways landlords can avoid making an insurance claim

Having insurance is a sensible way to protect yourself as a landlord against the financial cost of damage or liability claims, but it’s just as important […]
March 14, 2023

How much do rental insurance costs vary and why?

Often, tenants think that if their belongings are damaged while they’re living in a rental property, their landlord’s insurance will cover the cost of repairing or […]