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Progressive To Begin Offering Homeowners Insurance Through $875 Million Acquisition

The transaction is designed to support Progressive’s strategy to service more customers who bundle home and auto insurance. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Homeowners Battle Push By Citizens Property Insurance To Drop Them

The hurdles to avoid being taken out of Citizens can be hard to overcome. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

What’s Covered By Umbrella Insurance?

Homeowners can better guard against liability claims by knowing what’s covered by umbrella insurance and what isn’t. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Survey: Floridians More Concerned About Property Insurance Than Taxes

The issue could pose a political threat to state lawmakers who have supported requests by insurers to raise rates. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Citizens Raised Insurance Based On False Report, Lawsuit Claims

Lawsuits say Citizens is trying to make up for lost revenue because of state-mandated discounts and capped insurance rates. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Following Public Outcry, Citizens Announces Reinspection Revamp

Citizens Insurance is still deciding whether to apply the changes retroactively. That decision could impact more than 175,000 property owners, who have lost an average of $800 in credits after their inspections. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Citizens Inspections Result In Average Premium Hike Of $598

State-backed Citizens revoked improper discounts from 74 percent of the nearly 229,000 homes and condominium buildings it has inspected. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

State Farm Passing The Buck…Literally

Allowing State Farm to push policyholders to Citizens shifts the costs — and the liability for major-storm coverage — to the state’s property insurance policyholders who pay fees to offset the insurer’s deficits. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE ON THIS STORY

Surprise! 10 Risks Your Homeowners Insurance May Not Cover

Think you know what your home insurance policy covers? CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR SOME OF THE RISKS THAT OFTEN AREN’T COVERED

More State Farm Customers Report Triple-Digit Increases

State Farm Florida policyholders have been complaining about triple-digit rate hikes since early June, and the complaints keep coming. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE ON THIS STORY

State Farm’s SFL Customers Could See Rate Hikes Up To 64 Percent

State Farm customers in South Florida and the Orlando area can expect hefty rate hikes starting in July.