Commercial landlord insurance

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Protection for your commercial property

When it comes to commercial property insurance, landlords need flexibility. Whether that’s cover for a number of properties, or a one-off commercial venture, with Simply Business the aim is to keep things simple, but specific. We’ll help you find the protection you need, choosing from a range of covers including buildings insurance, contents insurance, property owners’ liability cover, rental income protection – also known as business interruption cover – and employers’ liability insurance.

Need cover for a residential property as well? Take a look at our combined landlord insurance.

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What is commercial landlord insurance?

Our consultant Hattie takes you through the essentials of good commercial landlord cover.

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Why Simply Business?

  • Over 400,000 customers (and counting)
  • Online quotes, in under 10 minutes
  • Claims handled by an award-winning team
  • Quote comparisons from multiple insurers
  • An expert, UK-based contact centre

All of this, plus expert insight and connections in our Knowledge Centre, full of tips, articles, videos, and podcasts to help you manage your rental.

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It’s very important to make sure you understand what you need from your commercial landlord insurance. Use the check points below to get you thinking.

  • Is your property a leasehold? If so, check with the property manager whether you need to buy buildings insurance, as this is often already covered by the freeholder
  • If you employ people, even in your own home, you’re legally obliged to take out employers’ liability insurance. Not doing this could lead to a heavy fine
  • Make sure you read and understand any exclusions to your policy. Simply Business offers you the chance to read the policy documents in full before you buy
  • Remember that conventional home insurance policies will not cover a buy-to-let property
  • You should state the rebuild cost of your property, not its market value, if buying buildings insurance

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“Been a customer for several years now for public liability insurance. A pleasure to do business with.”

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