This story is about my personal experience in dealing with a homeowners insurance claim for a roof replacement. Although virtually every other home in my neighborhood experienced the same damage ... Read More about Filing a Homeowners Insurance Claim – 12 Lessons Learned to Protect Yourself and Your Home
When a natural disaster strikes, it can to get back to a normal way of life. For many people, that means taking each day at a time and trying to make your home livable again. For those who lost ... Read More about How to File A FEMA Claim
Many homeowners are completely unaware that their homeowners insurance policy does not cover earthquakes or flooding. Worse, they may assume that they're covered and take no action as a result. That ... Read More about Standard Homeowner’s Insurance Doesn’t Cover Earthquakes and Flooding
Compared to renting, owning a home can be a great thing. You can paint whatever colors you want (unless your homeowners association says otherwise) and you get to decide what the landscaping looks ... Read More about Types of Insurance Homeowners Need
After Hurricane Katrina, many people were surprised to learn that basic homeowner’s insurance did not cover flood damage. In the best case scenario, Americans watching the aftermath of the terrible ... Read More about What Does Your Homeowner’s Insurance Cover?
When you bought your home, you may have been required to take out Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) if you didn't make a large down payment. PMI is normally required when you borrow more than 80% of ... Read More about How to Get Rid of Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI)
When you purchase a house, you are making the decision to invest a lot of money as well as time into one property that will serve as your home. Your home is often considered your greatest asset and as ... Read More about Do You Need a Home Warranty?