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on holiday with lucjan

On holiday with Lucjan Read more..

Lucjan who works in our underwriting department, answers some questions about his holiday in France...

key insurance

100 days of Keycare Read more..

It’s now been over 100 days since Intasure teamed up with Keycare to offer...

winter lock up

Winter Lock up Read more..

Make sure you check Your Holiday home before Winter Lock Up...

autumn caravaning

Caravaning in the autumn Read more..

As the winter draws near and daylight hours shorten, there are still lots of reasons to...

on holiday with kristen

On holiday with Kristen Read more..

Kristen who works in our sales department, answers some questions about her holiday in Spain...

on holiday with lucinda

On holiday with Lucinda Read more..

Lucinda who works in our renewals department, answers some questions about her holiday in Brighton...

Hurricane names

Hurricane names Read more..

Irma, Jose or Maria could be the names of some soap opera characters but are in fact names of particularly...

on holiday with julian

On holiday with Julian Read more..

We ask Julian who works in our sales department, some questions about his holiday in Portugal this year...

on holiday with james

On holiday with James Read more..

We ask James who works in our underwriting department, some questions about his holiday this year...

earthquake

Intasure's visit to Italy Read more..

Intasure’s Claims Manager travelled to Italy to better understand the impact of the earthquakes on our customers and their holiday homes...

tourer

Buy to let insurance Read more..

Many people see buy to let as a good investment opportunity. The property itself is an asset that may...

tourer

Storing Your Touring Caravan Read more..

What you might not know is the legal right to keep and store a touring caravan on the land that you own. Many people expect...

picnic

The Classic British Holiday Picnic Read more..

Long happy days with friends and relatives, some sunshine, some rain, the verdant countryside, cricket, and with it all the classic...

heatwave

Hot and Sunny Summer Heatwave Read more..

Temperatures are rising across much of the UK, and now the Met Office has predicted we could see the hottest June day since...

money transfers

International money transfers Read more..

What will the UK General Election mean for your international money transfers? Last year was full of surprises for the currency markets...

radio insurance

SOS How do I get Radio Insurance? Read more..

So you’ve been to the Candy Store to pick up the latest bit of equipment for your Shack but now you’re worried...

home security

Keeping Your Main Home Safe Read more..

We often plan our holiday’s months in advance, taking care of all the details; where to stay, what to visit, what to wear etc. But...

election

Prime Minister announces General Election Read more..

The electorate is preparing for another vote following the surprise announcement by Theresa May of a general election scheduled to take place on...

turkey

Turkish Property legislation changes Read more..

For anyone who has been renting their property in Turkey since 2012, you may remember when the laws affecting non Turkish citizens were first...

airbnb

Insurance needs for Airbnb hosts Read more..

If you haven’t heard of Airbnb, where have you been? Airbnb is a market place for people to list, discover and book unique accommodation...

shetlands

Shetland Second Home Success Read more..

The recent boom in the prices of property on the Shetland Islands may come as a surprise to anyone focused on getting the best...

landlords

Thinking about becoming a Landlord Read more..

People become landlords for lots of different reasons. It may be that you’ve invested in lots of properties to rent out, there may...

protest

Park home owners on the march to Protest Read more..

Thousands of protesters marched on Westminster earlier this week to demonstrate their distress at the alleged unfair practice of...

bristol

Guide to the best places to live in the UK Read more..

The Sunday Times recently revealed their annual guide to the best places to live in the UK, announcing regional winners and the overall winner of...

Uncertainty

Uncertainty for Overseas Holiday Homeowners Read more..

The starting gun for negotiations on Brexit is set to be fired Wednesday 29th March when Prime Minister May triggers the process by...

brexit

Brexit, Homeowners Abroad in Limbo Read more..

UK nationals with overseas property are currently in limbo as it remains unclear whether, and under what conditions, changes to...

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Eurozone Inflation Affects Holiday Home owners Read more..

Data in January for the Eurozone showed inflation reaching a near four year high of 1.8%, just 0.2% below the European Central Banks 2% target...

storm doris

Static Caravan Maintenance Guide Read more..

Static caravans can be particularly susceptible to bad weather, so we felt like now was a good time to turn our attention to how you can protect your static caravan...

door locks

Keeping Your Holiday Home Safe Read more..

Securing your holiday home against unauthorised entry, it’s the moment you realise your property has been broken into...

uk home

Insuring Your UK Property as a British Ex-pat Read more..

While there are many reasons a person may find themselves living abroad everyone with a property back home in the UK is faced with the same problem...

winter

Winter warranty guide Read more..

At the forefront of your mind might not be your holiday home insurance policy. However, December is also the month when the Winter Warranty endorsement comes into force...

wet floor

Liability insurance guide Read more..

When it comes to public liability insurance, some of the most common questions people ask are: How much is public liability insurance?...

ipt

Rising Insurance Premium Tax Read more..

Holiday home and other property owners are braced for further increases in their insurance premiums following the government’s announcement that...

timber property

Timber Framed Property Read more..

For some people the idea of a timber framed property conjures images of poorly constructed, hastily assembled and less sturdy building than the more...

barn conversion

Insuring a Barn Conversion Read more..

A conversion, done well, can offer the best of best of both worlds, the character of an older property with the convenience of modern living, and can also be a useful way to get a place to stay in an area with...

sliding pound

The Effects of the Sliding Pound Read more..

Buying A holiday home can mean so many different things to its owner. A place of memories formed long ago in childhood, a place to form new memories with spouses, partners, friends, children or even...

Holiday Home insurance guide

Holiday Home insurance Guide Read more..

They say home is where the heart is and for many a place in their heart is reserved for their holiday home. It's a place to escape from everyday life, relax and make special memories. But when it comes to protecting it...

Buying a Holiday Home

Buying a Holiday Home in the UK Read more..

As the pound depreciates through the uncertainties in the UK economy, caused by the duel aspects of threats and opportunities caused by the Brexit vote some prospective holiday...

log burning guide

Holiday Home - Log burning Read more..

Wood burning stoves can make a great feature in a holiday home or cottage. They appeal to holiday let guests and they can be an efficient heat source that...

travelling

Travelling to your Holiday Home Read more..

For many holiday homeowners even after dancing away from their desk happy in the knowledge a glorious holiday awaits them one final challenge remains – getting to the holiday home...

swimming pool guide

Holiday Home - Swimming pools Read more..

Holiday Home Swimming Pools – tips on preparing your pool for winter. A swimming pool is always a big selling point for a holiday home....

ship

Cruise ship introduces GPS tracking Read more..

Royal Caribbean's new luxury cruise liner is going to offer passengers GPS tracking to ensure children can remain safe while onboard, it has emerged...

station

Renting out your home during the Olympics? Read more..

Next summer (2012) London will host the Olympic and Paralympic games and every hotel, bed and breakfast and hostel is expected to be fully booked...

new zealand

New Zealand favoured by Brits Read more..

Poll shows the country has been named the UK's favourite long-haul destination...