Real Estate Damage Claims After A Major Storm (Hurricane) in Florida

| September 18, 2017

We all know that living in Florida means having to deal with real property damage claims caused by tropical storms, tornadoes and by the dreaded hurricane.  (Like 2017’s Category 4 Hurricane Irma).     Just like any other insurance claim, a claimant (homeowner) should ask themselves the following questions when deciding how to proceed after […]

South Florida Condos – Is Condo Property Insurance a Real Concern for Owners, Sellers and Buyers?: Condo Water Damage Losses.

| May 14, 2013

Florida condominiums are used in several ways, as year-round homes, as vacation homes, and as investment properties. Many Florida condo owners permanently live in other parts of the country as well as around the world. In fact, our local area is well-known with foreign buyers: the National Association of Realtors’ Profile of International Home Buyers has […]

Florida Property Insurance Hikes – Is This the Last Straw for Many Florida Homeowners With Underwater Mortgages?

| June 28, 2011

In yesterday’s Miami Herald, there is a report of a St. Lucie West homeowner who just received his property insurance premium bill and discovered that it has jumped from $1092 to $2715; the news story does the math – that is a 152% increase for this family, with the bill being due in August.  You […]