We have teamed up with Insurance-Desk Services to provide you with specialist insurance coverage for your property investments. They can provide insurance for the following: 

  • Landlord Insurance
  • House Of Multiple Occupation
  • Rent To Rent Insurance
  • Airbnb Cover
  • Property Sourcing PI Cover
  • Empty Property Cover
  • Previously Underpinned Properties
  • Blocks Of Flats
  • Commercial Buildings


Whether you are looking for a quote, advice or cover contact them today – 01296 329610 or email them through jdp@insurance-desk.com. Don't forget to mention JDP to get a great price. 


Insurance-Desk Services is a small friendly brokerage which has been working with clients for over 14 years and consistently provides competitive quotes year on year on landlords, tenants, portfolio and commercial insurance policies as well as many other types on insurance. John Cox founded Insurance-Desk Services to aid many landlords who at the time were finding it increasingly difficult to insure properties that have tenants who were on benefits.

If you are looking for specialist insurance give them a call today, they love a challenge. They have an established client base and are proud to retain renewal business from 94% of their clients.

Free Advice

They offer free advice and have access to the Lloyds’ markets and aim to achieve the most competitive prices with the best cover available.

Same Day Cover

If you require same day cover – don’t panic as they can organise this or if you need to claim they offer a claims management service to make the process as stress free as possible.

In the current economic climate, we are all counting our pennies so to help you save as much money as possible they offer a price match service, monthly payment option, value added services and annual appraisal to ensure you always have the best cover possible for you.

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Whether you are looking for a quote, advice or cover contact them today – 01296 329610 or email them through jdp@insurance-desk.com. Don't forget to mention JDP to get a great price. 


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The Necessity of Landlord Insurance

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