Our Community Cares: Selling up

Community member Cheryl wrote to us this week asking for advice:

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My elderly mother is on aged pension and I am without income at moment, and we are in the process of selling one house and buying another. We need to obtain insurance for the house only. I went on website for over 60s, completed the application for the quote, only to be told they couldn’t help me. So where does one go now? Back to the sharks?

Do you have an answer for Cheryl? Have you been in this situation? What insurance companies should Cheryl contact? Tell us below.