REALTY INSURANCES - Realty Review
REALTY INSURANCES - Realty Review
REALTY INSURANCES - Realty Review
17th September 2014
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REALTY INSURANCES - Realty Review
REALTY INSURANCES - Realty Review
Welcome

Welcome to the fourth issue of our electronic newsletter, Realty Review.

In this issue we focus on subjects that we believe are both topical and of interest to homeowners.The articles cover the need to insure your possessions for the correct amount; how to protect your home and contents; some guidance on claims in general; and our regular feature, Technical Corner, which looks at the concept of utmost good faith.

If you are viewing this newsletter on our website, please note that the site has a Client Zone. This is a secure area where we can store details of clients' insurance policies. Clients can be issued with a unique ID and password which enables them to read, review and print their insurance details.

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Technical Corner - Utmost Good Faith

In this section we are covering some of the more technical aspects of an insurance policy. It is our desire to help enhance your understanding of policy wordings and some of the practical implications of the clauses and conditions that they contain.

In this edition of Realty Review, we look at the principle of utmost good faith and...

Importance of insuring for the correct amount
Claims Guidance
Realty's approach to claims is set out under the Claims section of this website. This article is designed to give some further guidance regarding household and personal claims.
Importance of insuring for the correct amount
Financial Ombudsman Service - Leaking and Burst Pipes

One of the most common causes of damage in the home relates to leaking or burst pipes. Many of these incidents are straightforward, but on occasion they can lead to questions over policy cover.

In this issue we return to cases that have been investigated by the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS), this time looking at incidents of leaking...

Importance of insuring for the correct amount
 
Physical Protection for your Home and Contents

We all try to take sensible precautions in order to protect our home and its contents. The following is a guide to the physical security precautions that are generally required or recommended by UK insurers.

Please note that burglar alarms and safes were addressed in the last issue of Realty Review.

Importance of insuring for the correct amount
Importance of Insuring for the Correct Amount

Research repeatedly shows that the majority of UK householders underestimate the value of both the rebuilding cost of their home and the cost of replacing its contents. As a result, when it comes time to make a claim, problems can arise.

Importance of insuring for the correct amount
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