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Flooded basement? Here are some tips from the pros

Flooded basement? Here are some tips from the pros News from Southgate News Herald: From the Insurance Institute of Michigan The series of heavy rains and high winds have left many Downriver to deal with repairs and clean-up in the aftermath. While damage from wind is generally covered under a standard homeowners policy, flooding is [...]

Flooded basement? Here’re some tips from the pros

Flooded basement? Here’re some tips from the pros News from Southgate News Herald: From the Insurance Institute of Michigan The series of heavy rains and high winds have left many Downriver to deal with repairs and clean-up in the aftermath. While damage from wind is generally covered under a standard homeowners policy, flooding is not, [...]

Florida Resurrects Insurance Rate Comparison Web Site

Florida Resurrects Insurance Rate Comparison Web Site News from Insurance Journal: By Michael Adams | July 28, 2011 Florida residents will soon have a Web site tool to help them compare homeowners insurance coverage. The Florida Office on Insurance Regulation is launching an interactive computer program called the Consumer HomeOwners Insurance Comparison Electronic System, or [...]

You’ve got the wrong home insurance!

You’ve got the wrong home insurance! News from Fox Business: Homeowners in disaster-prone areas of the U.S. increasingly are dealing with nightmare home insurance scenarios. In the wake of tornados like the one that recently devastated the town of Joplin, Mo. — as well as fires, floods and hurricanes elsewhere — many homeowners who thought [...]

Storms likely to raise homeowners insurance cost

Storms likely to raise homeowners insurance cost News from Chicago Tribune: By Kimberly Lankford Kiplinger’s Money Power 11:00 a.m. CDT, July 26, 2011 Q. It’s been a wicked year for weather disasters. Will this year’s unusually high number of storms, floods and tornadoes cause homeowners insurance rates to rise? A. It depends on where you [...]

Home insurance: When subsidence struck, Estrella’s policy started to show cracks

Home insurance: When subsidence struck, Estrella’s policy started to show cracks News from Daily Mail: By Ross Clark Last updated at 1:21 PM on 25th July 2011 Fill out a form applying for home insurance and you would reasonably be expected to confirm whether or not your property has suffered from subsidence. But can you [...]

Five ways to save money on insurance premiums and protect your home against …

Five ways to save money on insurance premiums and protect your home against … News from Sun-Sentinel: Floridians trying to save money on their home insurance premiums can guard against hurricanes at the same time. What are the home improvements that can score consumers the most bang for their buck and are most likely to [...]

Citizens prepares to shift more insurance clients to private firms

Citizens prepares to shift more insurance clients to private firms News from NOLA.com: Citizens Property Insurance Corp. officials said Friday they are looking to shift more homeowners policies from the state-run company to the private market, where three insurers have expressed interest. Vijay Ramachandran, the Citizens vice president who oversees the process of reducing the [...]

House devoured by fungus; Couple in legal battle with insurance company over …

House devoured by fungus; Couple in legal battle with insurance company over … News from New York Daily News: MyFox11 Walter and Judy Moore’s home was attacked by fungus. It was horrifying enough when a rare voracious fungus devoured a California home, causing hundreds of thousands of dollars in damage. Things got worse when the [...]

Flooding could cost you your homeowner’s insurance

Flooding could cost you your homeowner’s insurance News from WKYC-TV: You may have dodged the flash floods this time, but are you prepared if you’re hit next time? Joann and Tony Sidoti have lived in their home for 35 years. It’s flooded for the past 30 years. Early Tuesday morning, Tony woke up to find [...]

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