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Inflation and Your Property Insurance Coverage: How They Relate and How To Be Sure You Have Enough Coverage

Thu Mar 17th, 2022 on     Property Insurance,    

You don’t have to be an expert in economics to realize that we are in a time of significant inflation. The price of everything from the gas we put in our cars to the food we put in our bodies has increased greatly over the past year. So what bearing does inflation have on your property insurance policy? And how can you be sure you have the proper coverage in case it is needed? Our […]

Tips From a Miami Property Insurance Lawyer: Understanding Your Homeowners Insurance Policy

Mon Jan 17th, 2022 on     Property Insurance,    

If you own a home, you more than likely have that home insured with a homeowner’s insurance policy. Most people purchase their policy without even really considering what the insurance covers and how the claims process works. They only find out what it doesn’t cover when they have a claim denied. Our Miami property insurance lawyer offers tips on understanding your homeowner’s insurance policy so that you can ensure you are well covered when the […]

10 Things NOT To Do When Filing An Insurance Claim

Tue Nov 30th, 2021 on     Insurance Claims,    

Unfortunately, receiving the compensation you are due after your property has been damaged or destroyed is not always a simple process. Instead, the insurance company will often refuse to pay what the claim is worth. Because of this, when your property has been damaged or destroyed, and you file a claim under your insurance policy, there are certain things our Miami property insurance lawyer states you should refrain from doing to prevent having a negative […]

Filing Property Damage Claims: 10 Things You Need to Do

Tue Nov 16th, 2021 on     Insurance Claims,    

Filing a claim with your insurance company when your property has been damaged can be an arduous and complicated process, especially when the insurance company attempts to avoid paying the amount you are owed. However, there are steps you can take to help the process move more smoothly. If you have further questions about the process or are currently battling with your insurance company, a Miami insurance claim lawyer at our firm can help. #1 […]

When Do I Need to Contact A Miami Property Insurance Lawyer?

Fri Oct 29th, 2021 on     Property Insurance,    

Your home or business has been damaged, and you expect the insurance company to pay. After all, isn’t that why you have insurance? Unfortunately, receiving coverage from the insurance company for damages caused by accidents, vandals, or disasters can be as stressful as the damage itself. After all, the insurance company wants to settle the matter for as little as possible while you want your property repaired. During a real estate property damage dispute with […]

Before & After the Hurricane: Miami Insurance Law Attorneys Offer Insurance Tips for Property Owners

Thu Sep 16th, 2021 on     Insurance Claims,    

Hurricane season is a time of year when all Floridians keep their eyes on the Atlantic. Hurricanes are a way of life for Florida residents and we are well accustomed to the havoc they can wreak. Taking the right precautions and having the correct insurance can make all the difference when a hurricane hits and your property is destroyed. Our Miami insurance law attorneys offer the following advice to help ensure you are ready. Review […]

Prompt Notice Issues in Property Insurance Claims

Thu Dec 31st, 2020 on     Property Insurance,    

Let our Experienced Miami Insurance Claim Lawyer Help Today In many cases, property insurance claims are denied because the insurance carrier argues that the policyholder failed to provide “timely notice of the loss” — even in extreme situations involving hurricane damage.  Lack of prompt notice is a common excuse justifying claim denial, but it can be somewhat confusing and stressful for policyholders — after all, at what point does a delay go from reasonable-to-unreasonable? Given […]

Construction Defects Must Trigger Property Damage for Coverage Under Florida Insurance Law

Tue Mar 17th, 2020 on     Homeowners Insurance,    

Leading Insurance Law Firm in Miami, FL Homeowners’ insurance coverage can often lead to confusion down the line when policyholders are attempting to secure a payout after having experienced property damage to their home.  As with other types of insurance plans, homeowner’s insurance payouts are manipulated cleverly by insurance companies to minimize their liabilities — wherever possible (so long as the language of the plan supports it, and even when it doesn’t), the insurance company […]

Understanding Homeowners’ Insurance in Florida

Fri Apr 19th, 2019 on     Property Insurance,    

Floridians are well aware of the importance of homeowners’ insurance.  Planning ahead for the possibility of hurricanes, windstorms, sinkholes and other disasters, as well as individual losses such as home invasions or fires, can bring peace of mind and help minimize the disruption to your personal and professional lives. As Miami property insurance lawyers, we are experienced in assisting homeowners in maximizing their recovery following a loss.  The first step to a successful outcome for […]

What You Should Know About Sinkhole Coverage

Fri Mar 15th, 2019 on     Property Insurance,    

Florida has more sinkholes than any other state; thousands of sinkhole insurance claims are reported here every year.  Unfortunately, not all homeowners’ insurance policies provide coverage for damage to your home resulting from sinkholes.  Florida law, which defines a “sinkhole” as “a land form created by subsidence of soil, sediment or rock as underlying strata are dissolved by groundwater,” only requires insurance companies to cover “catastrophic ground cover collapse.”  What’s the difference between coverage for […]

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