Property specialist predicts significant sector growth

According to PropertyRisks the let property sector represents a significant growth opportunity for brokers, compared with stagnation in other areas of business.

As well as landlords' buildings and contents cover, the company predicts a growing demand for legal expenses and rent guarantee cover, as landlords seek to minimise the financial risk of tenant defaults in a weakening economy.

Commenting on the potential for growth, PropertyRisks managing director Miles Ritchie said: "Industry statistics i