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Living & Working in the Pollensa Area This forum is for any comments, questions and advice about living (permanently or temporarily) and working in the Pollensa area. Aimed at ex-pats, property owners etc.

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Old 21-11-2017, 10:52
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Default House insurance recomendations?

Has anyone got any particular tips on house insurance, which is next on the list?
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Axa. You can buy online. About 1/3 price of that quoted by the bank for exactly the same cover. Unfortunately website is not in English but Google is your friend:

https://www.axa.es/contratar-seguros...H_HOGAR_TI_EC#
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Thanks Bircho....I'll have a look.
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We went with Liberty. But our house is in a protected area and we needed a policy that gave a cash payout in the event we couldn’t rebuild after catastrophic damage e.g fire. Quite hard to find a suitable policy. Used an agent that would be happy to recommend

Neil Rowley Insurance
Ed Minaco 6H
Avda Alejandro Rosselló 15
07002 Palma de Mallorca
Tel + 34 971720807
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I did an online application with AXA and the price came back so cheap its actually very worrying! I put all the info in, so can't believe there are errors, but 70 euros for building and contents for annual cover just rings alarm bells? I can't seem to extract the actual terms either.
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It sounds like the old golden rule: if it's too good to be true, it probably is! A lot of people got stung recently after the sad demise of Monarch when they found the cheaper insurance they'd bought didn't provide the cover they needed. I would definitely seek out the terms!
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With Axa you get access to online portal with the all the documents in there. I did a like-for-like check with ours with that of our bank. The two policies were identical - Axa came in at €112, the bank at €220. You could also try direct line - they are doing online in Spain as well, I believe. They have a big advert in the Euro Weekly News each week.
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