Category Archives: Home insurance

Homeowner insurance on Bainbridge Island

Bainbridge Island is a curious place for Homeowners insurance. Bainbridge is an island by definition ,which usually indicates limited access, limited fire departments, high protection class codes, and overall semi isolation. In our insurance brokerage, we have worked with our…

Homeowner insurance on Bainbridge Island

Bainbridge Island is a curious place for Homeowners insurance. Bainbridge is an island by definition ,which usually indicates limited access, limited fire departments, high protection class codes, and overall semi isolation. In our insurance brokerage, we have worked with our…

With Storms Slamming California, Are You Protected Against Falling Trees?

With storms pummeling much of California this week, homeowners may wonder whether they are financially protected from falling trees. The answer is a conditional yes, though there are some exceptions to standard homeowner insurance policies that policyh…

Insurance Experts Answer Storm Damage Questions

With a record-setting series of storms poised to continue pummeling California through Christmas, the Insurance Information Network of California offers advice.Question: My home was damaged in the storm, but I’m not sure that it’s covered b…

Upside Down and Inside Out: Why Tax Expenditures Do Not Benefit Low-Income Families

The number of people living in poverty in 2009 was the largest in the 51 years for which poverty estimates are available. There were 43.6 million people in poverty in 2009, up from 39.8 million in 2008, and the nation’s official poverty rate in 2009 wa…

Deposition of Geologist in Sinkhole Case

My client’s home has been sinking.  She submitted a claim to her homeowner’s insurance company which sent out a geotechnical engineer and geologist to investigate the claim.  The engineer and geologist concluded that the home was sinking…

Winter checklist for your home

It’s that time of year again….WINTER! As with any other season, preparation is key. Here is a simple exterior checklist we recommend to keep your home in good working order….. starting from the roof and working your way down: 1….

A House On The Beach, Literally

If you build a house on a public beach, you might expect the state to remove it for you, but what happens if a hurricane builds a public beach on your house? Last Friday, the Texas Supreme Court answered that question in Severance v. Patterson, No. 09-…

Top 5 Insurance Tips For All

These have been a tip as good as especially important tips for all who wants to get word of multiform kind either it is associated to illness insurance, automobile insurance, home insurance, transport or any other. Just recollect these word tips as good as we will be safe:) Top 5 Insurance Tips 1. Try to squeeze enough cover though do not overdo it. Cover all of a bases, from home mortgages to illness debate to each singular child’s education, though […]

What Will Sinkhole and Mold Claims Have in Common?

Should Florida create a fourth state-run Insurance entity to cover sinkhole losses? This question was recently reported on by Julie Patel of the Sun-Sentinel. The question was raised during an Office of Insurance Regulation symposium held in …