Florida Homeowners Insurance
Due to the risk of damage from tropical storms, Florida
insurance companies are required to provide certain types
of specialty coverage to Florida residents. Keep in mind
that some of these coverage types can not be added once
a storm or hurricane reaches a certain distance from Florida,
so don't wait till the last minute.
Here are the different kinds of specialty coverage that
Sinkhole damage is a very prevalent problem in Florida.
These types of catastrophes can sneak up on home owners
with no warning at all. The problem is that Florida has
an extensive underground system of caves and caverns.
Over time, the water table or underground steams can
erode areas and cause an unexpected sinkhole to swallow
Some insurance companies do not have to offer this coverage
but do offer them in most cases.
Flood insurance is usually excluded in most insurance
policies. If you are unable to get flood insurance from
a private insurance company, contact the National Flood
Windstorm Coverage is usually included in most insurance
policies. Some high risk areas might be turned down for
coverage by private insurance agencies.
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