All posts tagged water damage


Why Florida Insurers Could Double Homeowners’ Rates

Lawyers and contractors are cleaning up by exploiting a well-intentioned provision, while insurers and homeowners get socked. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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Insurance Agents Expecting To Write More South Florida Policies With State-Run Citizens

If the Legislature fails to address “assignment of benefits” abuses for a fifth-straight year, more private insurers will likely decide parts or all of the tricounty region are too risky and refuse to take new customers. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE


Home Insurance Can Help Cover Holiday Disasters

Behind their charming facades, our homes hide an inner holiday Grinch. Flickering candles? Fire hazard. Pyramid of presents? Burglary bait. Here’s how homeowners insurance helps you recover financially. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE


Insurer Slaps Cap On Water Claims

Don’t count on getting more than $10,000 of damage covered if your home is at least 40 years old and insured by this carrier. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE


Sides In Insurance Standoff Find Reason For Optimism

Unlike their usual methods of venting over the past four years, the opposing sides listened to each other. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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VIDEO: Water and Flood Damage – What Is and Is Not Covered

Water can damage your home in many ways. Do you know what is covered and what isn’t? CLICK ON THE HEADLINE TO FIND OUT

Citizens Creating Special Team To Curb ‘Water’ Lawsuits

Water-loss claims represent about half of all claims Citizens received last year. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Florida’s ‘Operation Leaky Pipes’ Leads To 12 Arrests

The investigation uncovered a scheme between a licensed public adjuster and a plumber to coach homeowners on how to file fraudulent insurance claims for pre-existing or non-existent water damage. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE