Gallagher’s specialist residential property broking business, Deacon, rebranded as Gallagher on 5th December 2022. Deacon was established in 1989, specialising in buildings insurance for residential blocks of flats and buy-to-let properties.

A UK-based team providing a specialist service

We provide a specialist service to help you find suitable insurance. Our dedicated team can help with arranging building insurance for flats, apartments, and let properties across England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. The property types we can provide cover for include:

  • Purpose built
  • Converted properties
  • Standard and non-standard construction
  • Listed buildings
  • Unoccupied property
  • Warehouse and loft conversions

Some of our insurance partners

Our specialists work with a panel of well-known insurers to shape a policy around your needs. We do the work so you don’t have to. Our insurers include:

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. Call us on 08000 92 93 94 or email Our team is available 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday to Friday.

Awards and recognitions

Need any help?

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For blocks of flats insurance enquiries:

08000 92 93 94

9am - 5:00pm Monday to Friday