Insurance

Tenants: make sure you’re fully covered

Whether you’re renting a new place or returning the keys, important questions about insurance get lost amid signing a lease or the stress of a move. We’ll tell you what kind of cover tenants should take out. Red wine stains from your last party? Ceramic hob shattered? Sooner or later, you’ll need to work out …

Which belongings am I allowed to leave in the stairwell?

Stairwells supposedly provide space for things that we’d rather not keep in our apartments, such as shoes, prams and bicycles. However, by law, these can only be left in the stairwell with the landlord’s consent. Glance into any stairwell and you’ll often find some wellies and trainers piled up, paper and cardboard ready to be …