Category: Condo Insurance

Is Flood Damage Covered By My Homeowners Insurance?

From extreme flash floods to powerful winds, storms have recently torn through many states. Whether you live somewhere that only gets a few inches of rain or somewhere that receives rain in torrents, you might be wondering if your Homeowners

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Avoiding Holiday Disasters: Fire Safety Is Key!

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 be a

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

Chances are that if you own a home you have Homeowners Insurance or Condo Insurance. Even after people have paid off their mortgages, they often opt to keep their Homeowners Insurance policies active to protect their assets. This is because it’s the

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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. Florence is expected to strengthen from a Category 4 to a Category 5 storm by the end

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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, easier to install and more affordable since they first become available. They have also become more popular among homeowners because they are environmentally friendly. Many people who invested in solar panels will also tell

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Can Your Apartment or Home Save You Money in Taxes?

Most homeowners know that they can receive 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 Homeowners Insurance Policy

Many people don’t understand what is not included on their standard Homeowners Insurance policy until it’s too late. Some homeowners only think short-term and opt for the minimum requirements on their mortgage. While there’s no one type of catastrophic insurance that

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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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