Posted on Tuesday, 01.01.13
No big storms, but property insurance costs rising
BY BRENT KALLESTAD
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Marco Tarafa was stunned to find that his homeowners’ policy is increasing by nearly $1,000 a year – all because
Posted: 9:00 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012
Insurers seeking Citizens loans fined
Firms broke rules in plan to push customers to private companies
Palm Beach Post Staff Writer
Two companies named as potential players in a
South Florida insurance claims mount in Isaac’s wake
The 2011 legislative session was, according to seasoned insurance industry professionals, the most active in the past 30 years—especially in the property insurance arena. Bills dealing with sinkhole reform, replacement cost reform, and Citizens Property Insurance Corp. were at the …
Open Clothes Doors Event Huge Success!
Last week, on the 3rd floor of the Capitol Rotunda, FAPL and the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence teamed up with Dress for Success and Club 25 Women to collect business clothing for distribution …
What. Property insurance legislation vetoed by governor again.
Issue. Did bad politics trump good policy?
Impact. New capital gets scarce, more companies unable to pay claims and Citizens takes on more policies.
In the wake of Gov. Charlie Crist’s June …
Miami-based Northern Capital Insurance Co. amended or re-filed its statutory statements several times in 2009, making revisions that had negative effects on its statutory surplus.
Northern Capital Insurance was incorporated in 2004 and started business in 2006, according to regulatory …
In today’s fast-paced world, we spend our lives making sure we respond to e-mails, voicemails, memos and other demands for information. we speed dial, do canned letters and notes to cut down on the time it takes us to keep …
In a major turnabout for the property-insurance market, State Farm Florida said Wednesday it will continue doing business in the state — though it will drop 125,000 residential policies and raise rates.
State Farm and Insurance Commissioner Kevin McCarty announced …