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What is a third-party loss?

Homeowners insurance is an excellent resource to have when filing first-party losses for things like roof damage, personal property damage and fl…

Dog bite claims and homeowners insurance

Americans love their pets. But they don’t always love their insurance premiums—especially if they own a pet that causes their homeowners insuranc…

10 Reasons to review your homeowners insurance policy

Maintaining your home is an ongoing process for all homeowners. Having homeowners insurance is a crucial part of that maintenance, because it pro…

Factors that affect homeowners insurance premiums

If you’re shopping for homeowners insurance, you’re probably wondering how the insurance company determines your rate. Some people wrongly believ…

How fracking impacts homeowners insurance

Fracking has been marketed as a solution for American consumers to become less oil dependent on foreign countries. Although fracking is more comm…

Common remodeling mistakes

As the housing market declined from 2006 to 2012, many first-time home buyers snatched up houses with the intention of remodeling. Now, thanks to…

Requirements to buy a house: what do I need?

Buying a house is one of the best investments you can make. But like any major investment, buying a home takes careful planning, budgeting and re…

How much does a home warranty cost – and is it worth it?

Purchasing a home warranty may be helpful in a number of situations, from attracting a buyer when selling your house to using it for financial pr…

10 New rules for buying a home during COVID-19

Buying a home is a big decision anytime, but the COVID-19 crisis significantly raises the stakes. Becoming a homeowner is a significant investmen…