Property Managers & Estate Agents

Insurance from Rowlands & Hames.

Insurance Services for Property Managers & Estate Agents

Block arrangements for Property Managers and their clients bring efficiencies, cost savings and greater certainty to the insurance arrangements.

We undertake to:

  • Make the Property manager’s life easier through excellent service, providing fast manual or electronic documentation.
  • Provide management information
  • Reduce risk by the provision of risk management advice and services
  • Cost and income benefits to you.

The significant benefits for Managing Agent are:

  • Increases the breadth of service you can offer to existing and attract potential new clients
  • Tailored documentation for each landlord client and each individual tenant, significantly reducing your administration time and costs
  • Immediate cover may be arranged by phone, fax or email.
  • Comprehensive policy wording accommodating both Commercial and Residential properties under the one block policy
  • Tailored cover for unoccupied risks (particularly important at the moment)
  • Bespoke claims handling arrangements to speed-up the claims process.
  • Your policy will protect your clients from ‘Privity of Contract’ claims from former tenants
  • Incorporates ‘Property Managers’ Indemnity i.e. subrogation rights are not enforced against you and the policy will protect you against recovery actions where you are legally liable.
  • Access to discounted insurance valuation serviices, asbestos surveys, EPCs, wiring inspections, fire risk assessments etc..
  • Risk Management advice, visits and newsletters
  • Premiums returned promptly when tenants vacate or a property is sold

We are also in a position to provide cover for the Managing Agents themselves:

  • Office Insurance including liabilities
  • Contingent Liabilities should the Managing Agent appoint tradesman etc to work on clients’ premises
  • Professional Indemnity
  • Directors’ & Officers’ Liability
  • Legal Expenses
  • Company fleets and individual vehicles

We also offer a complete service to Managing Agents – contact us for more information.