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Buy-to-let landlords defy extinction threat

Buy-to-let landlords defy extinction threat

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

New data shows that far from being driven to extinction by tax changes, the proportion of landlords who are buy-to-let is actually growing not dropping.

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Homeowners love gadgets | 2018 predictions

Tuesday, 23 May 2017

New research shows that homeowners love to buy gadgets for their properties

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Bicycles are Number 1 insurance claim in 2017

Monday, 26 June 2017

UK research shows that bikes are the most targeted item by thieves but only 5% of cyclists have adequate insurance.

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Schoolchildren carry valuables worth £1.8 billion

Saturday, 18 March 2017

Many parents believe that their child’s possessions are covered under the same insurance policy as the family home, but this is not always true

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Smart locks for flexibility and security

Wednesday, 15 February 2017

When it comes to changing your locks, bear in mind that this could also have financial implications on your home insurance.

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Christmas gifts warning from the ABI

Saturday, 24 November 2012

Insurers have urged householders to keep Christmas gifts secure after dealing with claims totalling £35m in the UK last December.

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Homes in the UK - infographic

The state of homes in the UK

Tuesday, 09 February 2016

A collection of interesting statistics relating to homes and households in the UK. Discover them today.

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Halloween and bonfire night increases in claims

Friday, 21 October 2016

Research carried out by AXA found the week between Halloween and Bonfire night have the highest number of home insurance malicious damage claims.

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