Category Archives: Guides & Tips

Ask the expert – Does my house insurance policy cover Airbnb?

Ask expert Does my house insurance policy cover Airbnb

Airbnb continues to grow in Ireland in terms of its profile and more importantly user numbers. There are now some 22,000 host properties listed for Ireland on Airbnb listed for Ireland on the Airbnb platform. This has continued to grow steadily. It is estimated from analysis carried out by third party companies on the Irish […]

House Insurance premiums: getting your ideal cover at the best price.

House Insurance premiums getting your ideal cover best price Managing Director Jonathan Hehir speaks to Matt Cooper about house insurance premiums on his weekly segment ‘Stretched’. On his weekly radio segment/ podcast Matt Cooper discusses the rapidly rising cost of living in the Republic Of Ireland. On this week’s edition Matt and a number of studio guests discussed insurance premiums of all types […]

Ask the expert – Do I need a specific type of insurance if letting a house?

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In today’s edition of the Irish Independent Managing Director Jonathan Hehir answers readers’ questions along with Sinead Ryan in her Home Economics section. The full question posed by the reader was: “I am letting out a house I own for the first time. I have fitted it out with furniture which is sturdy but […]

Ask the expert – Your property questions answered

Ask Expert Your property questions answered

Deirdre McCarthy of answers your pressing property questions in this week’s Irish Independent property review with Sinead Ryan. Q. My mother has recently moved in with me and her house is vacant while we decide what to do with it. She may need nursing-home care and I don’t want to sell it until we know this. […]

Guide to Protecting Your Home – Tips for Home Security Part 1

Guide Protecting Home Tips Home Security Part 1

When it comes to securing your home from potential threats, there are a number of things that you can proactively do to ensure your home is the most secure version of itself that it can be. From acknowledging your attitude to your home’s security and taking basic measures to protect it, to identifying your most […]