10 Jun

'Shop around' when insuring houses for sale in Yorkshire

'Shop around' when insuring houses for sale in Yorkshire

Buyers investing in property for sale in Yorkshire can save by shopping around, it has been claimed.

Those who automatically renew their policies without comparing the different deals available may end up paying more than double the cost of the cheapest cover, according to RAC Home Insurance.

The firm's research revealed that 23 per cent of homeowners in the UK stick with the same firm each year.

People in Yorkshire and Humber were found to be the most likely to automatically renew their cover, compared to the other UK regions.

Comparison sites can be used to compare insurance deals for houses for sale in Yorkshire potentially saving buyers money.

Mark Godfrey, head of RAC Insurance, explained: "Home insurance policies can vary a great deal, so it is essential people compare them not only on price but also on the level of cover they provide."

First-time buyers on a limited budget may find houses for sale in Withernsea can save them money.

The Land Registry has revealed that March house prices in Yorkshire and Humberside are now 5.3 per cent lower compared to the same month last year.ADNFCR-1222-ID-800575383-ADNFCR

Cookies We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. To find out more about our cookies policy, see our cookies policy here or in the footer.