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How much property insurance do I need?

When you choose an insurance policy for your property in Florida, one of the decisions you need to make is how much coverage to buy. This is not always a straightforward thing. You have many considerations to make. It requires understanding what the policy covers and what coverage you actually need.

Water vs. flood damage

Florida homeowners know all too well the damage water can inflict on their property. Such damage often results in a claim made to the homeowner’s insurance company, from which compensation is provided to repair and replace damaged fixtures. While water damage can be covered by standard property insurance, flooding and other types of water damage require separate coverage.

Does my insurance protect against hurricanes?

Hurricane Florence is on the minds of many people living in Florida and surrounding areas. Along with concerns about getting you and your family to safety, you may also be wondering whether your property is protected under your current insurance policy. Allstate explains how coverage is determined when a home or other property is damaged by a hurricane.

Typical insurance issues that follow natural disasters

If your Florida business sustained damage as a result of a natural disaster, you may assume that your insurance coverage will kick in. However, in some cases your insurance policy may fail to offer coverage based on the details on how the damage occurred. Because these issues can be complex even if you have a good understand of your insurance policy, Marsh.com offers the following information.

Differences Between Property Insurance & Liability Insurance

Securing the right insurance policy is crucial for Florida property owners to protect what matters most. That’s why it’s so important to understand the difference between insurance products, such as property and liability policies. Insureon.com explains these differences, so you can make sure your current policy offers the protections you need (which will prevent denied claims when the time comes).

Why are mold remediation claims typically denied?

The door of your home in Jacksonville may be open for all to enter. That is, of course, excluding those people (and things) that you do not want to be there. Mold is likely right at the top of that lise, yet somehow it can find its way in, anyway. You might think that the reason you have homeowners (or property) insurance is to handle these exact situations. However, if you do end up submitting a claim, you make quickly discover (just as others have) that insurers rarely cover mold remediation. Why is that? 

Are There Different Types of Commercial Property Insurance?

As a commercial property owner in Florida, you know having the right insurance in place is vital to protect your investment. However, did you know that there are actually a few different types of property insurance available? The Balance offers the following information on the differences between property coverage, which can help you find the best policy for your needs.

How can I protect myself from property insurance issues?

For Florida residents, hurricanes and property insurance issues often go hand in hand. While you may not have any control over what the weather brings, you can take preventive measures when it comes to minimizing property damage and ensuring solid insurance coverage.

Handling a commercial property insurance dispute

When it comes to commercial property, a wide range of stressful problems can arise. For example, you might encounter challenges while trying to buy commercial property or during your attempt to sell or rent real estate. However, insurance disputes can be especially stressful for those who own commercial property and it is vital for you to have a solid understanding of your different options if you have found yourself in this situation. From gaining access to the compensation you need and should receive to understanding your rights and being prepared for any hurdles that might lie ahead, there are numerous reasons why it is important to approach property insurance issues appropriately.

I just filed a homeowner’s claim, how fast can I expect results?

If you just filed a Florida homeowners claim with the carrier of your homeowner’s insurance policy, things will start to move relatively quickly. In fact, Florida law provides for a bill of rights for homeowner claims.

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