Protecting your home: Insuremyhouse.ie’s essential tips to keep your home safe

Protecting your home Insuremyhouse essential tips

Our recent study has found that 1 in 5 Irish homeowners have experienced a burglary or know somebody who has been burgled, in the last 2 years. Given the fact that recent CSO figures released show that there were almost 20,000 burglaries in Ireland in 2017, a marked increase on 2016, people are now taking […]

1/5 Irish Homeowners have had experience with burglary in last 2 years

Irish homeowners experience burglary

20% of Irish Homeowners know someone who has been burgled or have had a burglary in their own homes in the past 2 years alone. Irish people may be alarmed to know that 1/5th of homeowners have been burgled or personally know someone who has been burgled in the last 2 years. In a recent study […]

Getting The Best House Insurance Involves Doing Your Homework

Getting Best House Insurance

Home insurance is compulsory for any Irish people who wish to acquire a mortgage. A mortgage is more than likely the largest financial commitment that one will make in a lifetime and, as a result, house insurance can usually be relegated to the back bench and viewed as a necessary expense. Most would-be homeowners will […]

Insurance Experts Warn of Potential Claim Refusals for Airbnb Hosts

Home Insurance Experts Warn Potential Wave Claim Refusals

Mass non-disclosure amongst Airbnb hosts in Ireland, insurers say. As one of Ireland’s leading house insurance brokers, Insuremyhouse.ie feel compelled to warn homeowners who are renting out space through Airbnb of potential pitfalls they may be heading directly for. We are fully expecting to see a surge of invalid home insurance claims in the next […]

Should You Rent Out Your Property Through Airbnb?

Should You Rent Out Your Property Through Airbnb

Airbnb have recently released an Irish insights report to use the wealth of data they have to take an in-depth look at how the platform is performing in this country. The insights provided confirmed what a number of people in this country already knew; Airbnb is still experiencing tremendous growth in Ireland. For anyone who […]

An Alarming Amount Of Airbnb Hosts Are ‘Not Adequately Insured’

Airbnb House Insurance Insuremyhouse

Thousands of Airbnb hosts across Ireland may potentially be leaving themselves financially exposed by not declaring their rental activities to insurers. Ireland currently has somewhere in the region of 22,000 host properties covering virtually the length and breadth of the country. In 2017 alone 800,000 people rented rooms through the platform. A large portion of […]

Renting your home on Airbnb? Make sure you are insured

Renting home Airbnb insured

More than 12,000 people rent out their property in Ireland on a short or medium-term basis on Airbnb. But these Airbnb hosts could be leaving themselves hugely financially exposed if they don’t have the right insurance cover. Deirdre McCarthy, of Insuremyhouse.ie, has warned temporary landlords they may not be fully covered. Obligation “Regular home insurance […]