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What CRE Owners Need to Know This Hurricane Season

Hurricane season is right around the corner and forecasters are predicting the most active and dangerous spell in three years. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Quiet Hurricane Season Bolsters Insurance Market

But another storm will eventually take aim at the state, hitting somewhere along Florida’s 1,350 miles of coastline and producing results that will be both chaotic and expensive. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Florida’s New Home-Insurance Sector May Be ‘Accident Waiting to Happen’

Homeowners are pouring $6 billion a year in premiums into a new generation of small, in-state insurance companies with an unproven record of withstanding a major hurricane. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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Preparation Matters For Businesses Dealing With Hurricanes

Programs to help workers’ families were among tips shared at a session on hurricane preparedness, organized by the South Florida Disaster Resiliency Coalition. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

State Helpline Assists With Insurance Queries, Complaints

The helpline received 340,000 calls last year and helped recover $26 million to Floridians. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Mother Nature Was Kind In 2013

Compared to last year, 2013 was relatively mild. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Companies Pay Premium To Hedge Against Storms

Emergency backup doesn’t come cheap. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Insurance Companies Shunning Florida Over Climate Risk

A new report by nonprofit environmental coalition Ceres says the insurance industry is shunning Florida markets because of increased storm activity. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Commercial Property Insurance Heading North

Global insured losses in 2012, which are expected to reach $65 billion to $70 billion, are partly to blame. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE