Category: Condo Insurance

Avoiding Holiday Disasters: Fire Safety Is Key!

This Thanksgiving, thank goodness that fires are covered in a standard Homeowners Insurance policy, right? Well, if you consider the fact that a Homeowners Insurance claim will only cover rebuilding your home, not its current value, you may decide to

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What Should I Know Before I Buy Homeowners Insurance or Condo Insurance?

Chances are that if you own a home you have Home Insurance or Condo Insurance. Even after people have paid off their mortgages, they often opt to keep their Homeowners Insurance policies active, even though it’s no longer required. Why?

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Get Ready for the Great California ShakeOut

It’s the 10th anniversary of the Great California ShakeOut, which takes place this year on October 18th at 10:18 A.M! Everyone is encouraged to participate in this earthquake drill, whether you’re at home, work or school. The main goal of

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Hurricane Florence: What Virginia and Carolina Residents Need to Know

Carolinians should be aware that Hurricane Florence is approaching with wind speeds of 130 mph that will likely exceed 157 mph by Thursday. Towards the end of the week, Florence is expected to strengthen from a Category 4 to a

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Will I Save Money if I Buy a Solar Panel System for My Home?

Solar panels have become more aesthetically pleasing, easy to install and prices have dropped since they first went into production. For many people, there’s no need to buy more insurance on their solar panels either. So, the lingering question remains:

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Can Your Apartment or Home Save You Money in Taxes?

Most homeowners know that they can take certain tax deductions on a home that renters simply can’t. Still, some homeowners are confused about how much they can benefit from owning a home. The new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is making

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Holiday Cooking Stress: How Do I Put Out a Kitchen Fire?

The question really should be, “How do I prevent a kitchen fire?” It’s much easier and less costly to maintain a clean and safe kitchen than it is to replace burnt out appliances or, worse yet, have your home burn

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Catastrophic Insurance: What Is and Is Not Included in Your Homeowner’s Policy

Many people don’t really understand that certain kinds of disasters are not included in their standard Homeowners Insurance until it’s too late. Either their insurance agents didn’t explain very well or the homeowner was only thinking short-term and bought the

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Smart Homes: Has the Future Already Arrived?

Only a year ago, the thought of locking up your home (or unlocking it) remotely seemed like something out of the future. Now, people are even controlling their temperature and watching footage of their homes while they’re away. It really

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The Coverage Cycle: All the Insurance You Need in a Lifetime

When people ask why it’s better to work through an agency as opposed to going directly to an insurance company, the main reason is the fact that people need different types of insurance at different stages in their lives. A

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