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11 tips for planning a self-build property

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, October 26, 2016

The weeks leading up to winter and Christmas are not the time to start a building project, but it is a good time to start planning for the New Year…. Read more…

France: property owners can now claim for latest natural disaster

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

An official order that recent flooding in France is considered a natural disaster has been published. In France, as with most developed countries, holders of property insurance can claim for… Read more…

Smoke alarms save lives – installation compulsory in France

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 4, 2014

A fire in the home in France is more likely to burn undetected than in Norway, the United Kingdom or the United States according to the French Ministry of Housing… Read more…

Homeowners in France – claim for winter storm damage now

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, May 23, 2014

In France, holders of property insurance can claim for damage caused to property due to a natural disaster (catastrophe naturelle). However, policy holders must wait to make a claim until… Read more…

More UK Properties at Risk from Sinkholes and Crown Holes

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, February 19, 2014

The recent heavy and prolonged rain in the United Kingdom has caused at least a dozen sinkholes to open up, and probably far more in rural areas that are as… Read more…

Paris Must Raise Awareness of Flood Risk

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, February 11, 2014

If the River Seine floods to the same level as the flood disaster of 1910, up to five million residents of the Ile de France could be affected and 30… Read more…

UK: How to Prepare for Flooding

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, February 3, 2014

The total insurance bill for the damage caused by the storms and flooding in the UK over the Christmas 2013 and New Year period looks set to cost £426 million,… Read more…

Flooding in Canada has Double-edge Sword

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, June 24, 2013

Extensive flooding in Alberta, Canada has left many in the area with property damage. 100,000 people were evacuated from Calgary on Friday due to the flooding. On top of the… Read more…

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