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Do you know any company that will insure an empty house?

(6 Posts)
marialuisa Fri 11-Mar-05 10:02:24

We're moving out next week but it's going to be at least another 6 weeks before the sale goes through! Our insurer won't do buildings insurance on an empty house-do you know anyone that will?

TIA

Ameriscot2005 Fri 11-Mar-05 10:03:16

When we moved out of our house, Direct Line was very happy to continue insuring it.

Ameriscot2005 Fri 11-Mar-05 10:05:13

You might want to ask the bank that you have your mortgage with - they usually have insurance divisions, and I can't imagine them turning you down given they have a financial interest in the property.

marialuisa Fri 11-Mar-05 10:18:18

will try both, thanks!

LIZS Fri 11-Mar-05 10:20:47

We've used Coop (CIS) on our house which has been furnished, but not always occupied, while we have rented it out.

Gobbledigook Fri 11-Mar-05 10:21:38

We've been OK with our Tesco insurance and they are quite competitive. I know Direct Line are fine with it too as we just a quote from them and our house is still empty waiting for a buyer!

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