November 20, 2019

A UK based insurance broker is facing a legal claim for damages of “at least £3.5 million” after a fire revealed one of its commercial clients had been significantly underinsured, according to reports.

Legal news source Law360 said a waste management company based in th...

July 25, 2019

A leading broker has described RebuildCostASSESSMENT.com as a ‘fantastic initiative’ and is encouraging others to guide their clients towards more accurate building sums insured as a way of not only treating customers fairly, but to generate significant income....

May 20, 2019

A growing number of insurance brokers believe underwriters should pay for, or at least contribute towards, a professional assessment of building sums insured in order to tackle the issue of underinsurance.

In a poll for this year’s BIBA conference, reinstatement valuati...

May 13, 2019

More than a third of policyholders are using ‘market value’ to set their buildings sum insured and one in five ‘simply guess’ according to a new study.

Reinstatement valuation experts RebuildCostASSESSMENT.com asked 580 brokers to identify the source of building sums in...

February 18, 2019

Some people can be a little sceptical about desktop valuations. After all, how can you accurately assess a property without even being there?

“Desktops are still seen as quite new and innovative,” said Director Will Molland BSc MCIOB AssocRICS who is also one of Rebuild...