Category: Homeowners Insurance Dispute

Property Insurance Rates Triple in Florida

Florida has always been an expensive state for homeowner’s and other types of property insurance, but lately, it seems like things are getting out of hand. A recent news article discussed how condo associations around the state are pleading for state government intervention in the face of insurance rates tripling this coming year. One condo board member, Ed Wolfe, said, “Property insurance has gotten totally out of control in this state.” Continue reading “Property Insurance Rates Triple in Florida”

Florida Judge Rules On Validity of Wind Credit Insurance Forms

Hurricane season might be over, but Floridians know that always having their homes prepared ho for the next big storm is vitally important. Therefore, homeowners around Florida take time throughout the rest of the year to make improvements and take precautions — sometimes that includes obtaining insurance coverage. Unfortunately, sometimes instead of providing the support needed during a crisis, some families are forced to fight their insurance company to receive what they are due on their claims. Continue reading “Florida Judge Rules On Validity of Wind Credit Insurance Forms”

Palm Beach County Homeowner Files Lawsuit After Toilet Causes Extensive Property Damage

Our West Palm Beach injury law firm recently filed a lawsuit on behalf of clients, whose house was damaged when water overflowed from their toilet, causing extensive damage to their house. The problem was discovered by a neighbor, who saw water flow out from under the front door and garage. The neighbor called the client’s cell phone, but by the time she arrived home and was able to turn off the main water line, hundreds of gallons of water had run through the house, damaging flooring, cabinets and drywall. Once the water line was turned off, the client plunged their toilet and the toilet worked as it should thereafter. Continue reading “Palm Beach County Homeowner Files Lawsuit After Toilet Causes Extensive Property Damage”