LETTINGS NEWS: Over a quarter of landlords suffer property damage by tenants
Research from The National Landlords’ Association reveals that over a quarter of landlords have experienced damage to property by tenants within the last year, with one in twelve having to make an insurance claim.
Landlords in the north east of England are most likely to face damage, with 46 per cent claiming to have encountered the problem in the last year. Landlords in the south east were least likely to experience the problem, with 21 per cent complaining on the issue. The advice? Other than carefully vetting your tenants, make sure you have a good insurance policy in place.