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    Can anyone recommend a company, who offer Home Emergency cover on its own?

    As my property is a leasehold and buildings is arranged by the freeholder.

    Many Thanks

  • #2
    Originally posted by Uncle Fester View Post
    Can anyone recommend a company, who offer Home Emergency cover on its own?

    As my property is a leasehold and buildings is arranged by the freeholder.

    Many Thanks
    I use Home Service- very reasonable cost and found quite reliable.
    JEFFREY SHAW, solicitor [and Topic Expert], Nether Edge Law*
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    2. Telephone advice: see http://www.landlordzone.co.uk/forums/showthread.php?t=34638.
    3. For paid advice about conveyancing/leaseholds/L&T, contact me* and become a private client.
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    • #3
      Originally posted by jeffrey View Post
      I use Home Service- very reasonable cost and found quite reliable.
      Thanks Jeffrey!

      I tried googling it with no luck, do have the link to that? or the parent company's name?

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      • #4
        Originally posted by Uncle Fester View Post
        Thanks Jeffrey!

        I tried googling it with no luck, do have the link to that? or the parent company's name?
        Try hsgb.co.uk. It's based in Walsall.
        JEFFREY SHAW, solicitor [and Topic Expert], Nether Edge Law*
        1. Public advice is believed accurate, but I accept no legal responsibility except to direct-paying private clients.
        2. Telephone advice: see http://www.landlordzone.co.uk/forums/showthread.php?t=34638.
        3. For paid advice about conveyancing/leaseholds/L&T, contact me* and become a private client.
        4. *- Contact info: click on my name (blue-highlight link).

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        • #5
          Does anyone know of any others?

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          • #6
            Try homeletuk.com. They cover the cost of a contractor's call-out, labour charge, parts and materials up to the cost of £500 including VAT. They use their own contractors, so if there is an emergency you simply call Homelet. They ensure that contractors will arrive within 4 hours. The cost of this insurance used to £7 per month, (don't know what it is now). The policy will not cover you for for call-outs due to lack of routine maintenance.
            Please don't take this as gospel. I got this out of ' The Buy to Let Bible', So I have no more info about it. Sounds to good to be true doesn't it. I do intend contacting them myself just to make sure.
            Hope this helps.

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            • #7
              Thanks for that

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