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25
Oct 2016

Paul Shamplina - Expert advice on dealing with bad tenants

by Total Landlord Insurance
Paul Shamplina, Brand Ambassador for Hamilton Fraser and Sean Hooker, Head of Redress for the Property Redress Scheme talk about what landlords and letting agents need to know about dealing with bad tenants in the second episode of the podcast series Landlords, lettings and deposits-expert advice from Hamilton Fraser. Read more >
13
Oct 2016

10 things to keep in mind before buying property post brexit

by Total Landlord Insurance
Don’t let the Brexit doom and gloom discourage you, Mark Lawrinson, Regional Director of Portico London estate agents reveals the key factors you need to consider to make a sound property investment this year. Read more >
28
Sep 2016

10 Ways to add value to your property

by Total Landlord Insurance
Home improvements are a great way of maximising the sale price of your property - but which projects will get you the best return on investment? Read more >
23
Sep 2016

The finer details of a C12 Gas Safety Certificate

by Total Landlord Insurance
This week marks the 6th annual Gas Safety Week – a campaign launched by the Gas Safety Register to highlight the dangers of inadequate checks and raise awareness around how to stay safe. Read more >
23
Sep 2016

Landlords - do you know where you stand on gas safety?

by Total Landlord Insurance
We thought Gas Safety Week would be a good time to remind landlords of their obligations when it comes to ensuring a safe environment for their tenants. Read more >
07
Sep 2016

Paul Shamplina joins forces with Hamilton Fraser

by Total Landlord Insurance
Paul Shamplina joins forces with Hamilton Fraser Read more >
02
Sep 2016

New increase of Insurance Premium Tax

by Total Landlord Insurance
No sooner had we got used to the increased IPT rate of 9.5%, up from the 6% introduced in 2011, do we find that it’s going up again, albeit by less than the 3% predicted. Read more >
25
Aug 2016

Infographic - burst pipes in summer

by Total Landlord Insurance
With temperatures rising each year, we're seeing more burst pipe claims than ever before. Read more >
19
Aug 2016

Guidance on the Insurance Act

by Total Landlord Insurance
Hamilton Fraser, who provide Total Landlord Insurance, would like to highlight important changes contained in the Insurance Act 2015, which came into effect last week, on Friday 12 August. Read more >
21
Jul 2016

Students make reliable tenants, insurance statistics show

by Total Landlord Insurance
Many landlords might shy away from letting to students. Nightmare visions of riotous parties and damaged properties might be part of their reasoning. Students might have a reputation of being unreliable, inexperienced and irresponsible. Yet, at Total Landlord Insurance, we know students actually make very reliable tenants. Read more >
11
Jul 2016

Raising Standards Across the Industry

by Total Landlord Insurance
A Professional body,the National Approved Letting Scheme (NALS), has announced a new initiative to help councils effectively regulate the lettings industry and raise standards. Read more >
13
May 2016

Hamilton Fraser Commended In The Leap 100 List

by Total Landlord Insurance
Hamilton Fraser, a provider of specialist insurance services, has been named in The Leap 100. Hamilton Fraser has been identified as one of the most exciting, ambitious, entrepreneurial and fast-growing companies in the UK. Read more >
04
Mar 2016

Mother’s Day: A tenant’s tale

by Total Landlord Insurance
This weekend, all around the country, people are celebrating Mother’s Day. While this isn’t something that only relates to tenants and landlords, at Total Landlord Insurance, German born Marketing Executive Daniela Crouch has a special story to tell about her former landlady, of whom she will be thinking this ... Read more >
26
Feb 2016

Updated How to Rent Guide and Model Tenancy Agreement

by Total Landlord Insurance
On the 1st of February 2016 the Department for Communities and Local Government published updated versions of the How to Rent Guide and Model Tenancy Agreement following the roll out of the Right to Rent scheme in England, whereby landlords are required to check the immigration status of all adult... Read more >
21
Dec 2015

Hamilton Fraser celebrates 20th company anniversary

by Total Landlord Insurance
2016 is an important milestone for Hamilton Fraser as the company celebrates its 20th anniversary. Started in 1996 as an insurance broker specialising in property and medical indemnity insurance, these two sectors remain at the heart of everything they do. Read more >