What is holiday home insurance?
In exactly the same way that you have buildings and contents insurance on your primary property, secondary home insurance (also referred to as holiday home insurance in the UK) provides cover for on an additional property that is not used as a full-time or permanent residence. It doesn’t matter whether your holiday home is in the UK or overseas, you can get insurance with Intasure.
What should your insurance policy include?
Insurance policies can provide you with cover against both accidental damage and theft, as well as public liability cover, so that you can be shielded against an insured claim brought for personal injury or damage to a third party’s property.
What about holiday homes in the UK?
Not everyone chooses to buy a holiday home abroad, across the UK there are thousands of properties that are a special hideaway for stressed-out urbanites. We’re here to help you take care of your investment, with insurance cover for your holiday home. Talk to Intasure and we can help cover you for:
Do I need holiday insurance for letting?
One way of making your holiday home pay its way is to let it out to paying guests on short term holiday lets. Depending on your property’s location, you could be looking at a considerable return on your investment, especially during peak season. A holiday let can deliver a healthy extra stream of income, remember that you will have to declare it to HMRC.
However, you should consider insurance for your holiday let. You must ensure all your paperwork is in order, and that includes appropriate liability insurance. We can help you find that holiday letting insurance, including overseas property cover to help protect your home from accidental damage during rental periods.