Rentguard launches new partnership with legal & general

January 29, 2016

Buy-to-Let property insurance specialists Rentguard have launched a new partnership with major UK insurer Legal & General.

The partnership allows Rentguard to increase its range of landlord insurance products available to brokers, intermediaries and letting agents across the UK.

The Buildings and Contents Insurance for Landlords product underwritten by Legal & General, covers the property against damage caused by fire, storm, flood, as well as malicious damage and vandalism.

The cover can also protect the landlords’ possessions and fixtures and fittings against theft, attempted theft or accidental damage.

The policy also includes cover for loss of rent or alternative accommodation for tenants. As well as including trace and access costs following a leak and damage caused to landscaped gardens.

Policies are available on a wide range of properties and can cater for a variety of roof and wall construction types.

Legal and General have been a major player in the UK insurance market for over 175 years and bring a wealth of experience and underwriting knowledge to Rentguard’s panel of insurers.

“We are delighted to welcome such an esteemed insurer as Legal & General to our panel. This is an example of a further step we are taking to increase our range of products for our agents,” said Rentguard Director Steve Jones.

Ben Hosford, Head of Broker Distribution at L&G commented; “we are very pleased to join the panel of a respected provider of Buy to Let Insurance like Rentguard and we look forward to developing our partnership going forward to continually enhance the options available to Rentguard’s customers.”

To find out more about this new product, visit www.rentguard.co.uk or call 020 8587 1060.