ZipSure.ca announces its partnership with CAPREIT, one of Canada’s largest residential landlords, to offer an online tenants’ insurance program to CAPREIT’s residents across Canada. The exclusive program, was launched nationally in April 2019, making purchasing tenant insurance a simple, hassle-free process for all CAPREIT residents.
Canadians’ increasing appetite for online purchasing is expanding into the insurance arena, and in answer to this demand ZipSure.ca, developed an award-winning digital insurance brokerage, which offers an easy and affordable way to purchase tenants’ insurance, completely online.
With no complex documents or offices to visit, ZipSure.ca is changing the way Canadians buy insurance. Though currently, the company’s sole product is tenants’ insurance, it has the infrastructure already in place to expand to other products in the future.
“ZipSure.ca has quickly become Canada’s most recommended source for tenant’s insurance,” says Jamie Reid, CEO of ZipSure.ca and President of A.P. Reid Insurance Stores. “Through this partnership, we are another step closer in helping residential rental housing owners, such as CAPREIT, to end the serious issue of uninsured renters.”
“CAPREIT is committed to reinforcing the need and importance for all tenants to carry tenant insurance,” says Trish MacPherson, EVP Operations for CAPRIET. “We are excited about our partnership with ZipSure.ca, enabling our tenants an easy and affordable way to obtain comprehensive tenant insurance.”
Founded in 2012, as part of the Storm Insurance Group which includes A.P. Reid, ZipSure.ca is an innovative online insurance company whose mission is to change the way insurance is purchased in Canada. Its first product ZipTenant is a low cost, easy to purchase tenant insurance that is approved and recommended by more landlords than any other tenant insurance program in Canada. All products are completely built, managed and distributed by ZipSure.ca. ZipSure.ca is a registered trademark of ZipSure Insurance Brokers Limited.
One of Canada’s largest residential landlords, CAPREIT is a growth-oriented investment trust owning interests in 50,869 residential units, comprised of 44,277 residential suites and 32 manufactured home communities comprising 6,592 land lease sites located in and near major urban centres across Canada and The Netherlands.