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28% of renters haven’t seen a rent rise in over a year

28% of renters haven’t seen a rent rise in over a year

Press Releases   •   Nov 21, 2017 09:36 GMT

New research from landlord insurance specialists Cover4LetProperty has revealed that nearly a third of the adult population (31%) are now living in private or social rented property – a 7% decrease since April 2017. Plus, 28% of renters haven’t seen a rent rise in over a year.

Cost is the most important factor for renters when choosing a property

Cost is the most important factor for renters when choosing a property

Press Releases   •   Oct 16, 2017 15:03 BST

Updated data* from landlord insurance specialists Cover4LetProperty reveals that for 88% of renters, the cost is the most important deciding factor when choosing a rental property.

Staying put in a long term let is a trend says landlord insurance specialist

Staying put in a long term let is a trend says landlord insurance specialist

Press Releases   •   Sep 28, 2017 14:42 BST

Updated data* from landlord insurance specialist Cover4LetProperty reveals that the amount of private tenants who tend to stay for five years or more in the same property has increased.

PRS rent rises due to increased taxation says landlords insurance survey

PRS rent rises due to increased taxation says landlords insurance survey

Press Releases   •   Aug 21, 2017 15:43 BST

New research has shown that almost a third (32.5%) of private rental sector (PRS) landlords who are planning to increase their rent in the next 12 months are doing so in order to keep up with increased tax liabilities and costs as a result legislation changes.

Avoid making small claims warns landlord insurance specialist

Avoid making small claims warns landlord insurance specialist

Press Releases   •   Aug 01, 2017 10:11 BST

Cover4LetProperty - the let property insurance specialists - are warning landlords not to make insurance claims for small amounts – as the loss of any no claims discount (NCD) could see the cost of their cover rise by around 20%.

Meet the criteria for rent guarantee protection otherwise it could be worthless says landlord insurance specialist

Meet the criteria for rent guarantee protection otherwise it could be worthless says landlord insurance specialist

Press Releases   •   Jun 09, 2017 15:51 BST

With landlords’ profits being squeezed due to the phasing out of mortgage tax relief as well as other legislative changes, and falling rents, some landlords may be turning to rent guarantee insurance in bid to protect themselves against tenant arrears.

Tenant homes improving? Number of private renters moving due to bad property condition reduces

Tenant homes improving? Number of private renters moving due to bad property condition reduces

News   •   May 24, 2017 09:44 BST

​Updated data* from landlord insurance specialists Cover4LetProperty reveals that 14% of private tenants have moved in the last five years due to the condition of their rental property (a decrease of 5% since June 2016).

Increase in Brits living in rented accommodation while 1 in 5 live with parents

Increase in Brits living in rented accommodation while 1 in 5 live with parents

Press Releases   •   Apr 24, 2017 10:13 BST

Updated research* from landlord insurance specialists Cover4LetProperty has revealed that over a third of the adult population (38%) are now living in private or social rented property – a 10% increase since May 2016 and despite average rental rises of up to 5%.

Long term lets no longer a trend says landlord insurance specialist

Long term lets no longer a trend says landlord insurance specialist

Press Releases   •   Mar 15, 2017 16:01 GMT

Updated data from landlord insurance specialist Cover4LetProperty reveals that the amount of private tenants who tend to stay for five years or more in the same property has decreased.

Cost and location are equally important for renters when choosing a property

Cost and location are equally important for renters when choosing a property

Press Releases   •   Feb 16, 2017 14:16 GMT

Updated data* from landlord insurance specialists Cover4LetProperty reveals that for over 4 out of 5 renters, both the cost and the location are the deciding factors when choosing a rental property.

Press info: Make sure your empty property doesn’t leave you out of pocket warns specialist insurance provider

Press info: Make sure your empty property doesn’t leave you out of pocket warns specialist insurance provider

Press Releases   •   Jan 19, 2017 10:56 GMT

An insurance specialist is warning owners of empty properties to make sure they fully understand their obligations under their unoccupied property insurance cover- otherwise in the event of a claim, it could be rejected.

Landlords urged to understand their obligations to their tenants

Landlords urged to understand their obligations to their tenants

Press Releases   •   Dec 14, 2016 16:34 GMT

Updated research* from Cover4LetProperty.co.uk - the landlord insurance specialists – has revealed that 31% of private tenants are unaware as to when their boiler was last serviced – potentially comprising their health and safety.

New guide aims to help landlords boost their finances

New guide aims to help landlords boost their finances

Press Releases   •   Nov 23, 2016 14:42 GMT

With landlords’ finances potentially suffering from recent changes in legislation, landlord insurance specialist Cover4LetProperty have launched a new guide on how to maximise a let property.