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Earthquake Insurance in New York? It’s Not Entirely Crazy
10 Jul
2019
Homeowners Insurance

Earthquake Insurance in New York? It’s Not Entirely Crazy

by Richard Leon

Though the Northeast is by far less seismically active than the West Coast, earthquakes do occur here. New York City sits on a geologically complex structure of the northern Appalachian Mountains that averages a moderate earthquake (around 5.0 magnitude) every 100 years. So does that mean you need earthquake insurance in New York? Here’s what … Continue reading Earthquake Insurance in New York? It’s Not Entirely Crazy ...

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Which Borough has the Cheapest Renters Insurance Rates in NYC?
05 Jul
2019
Renters Insurance

Which Borough has the Cheapest Renters Insurance Rates in NYC?

by Rosa Parsons

Before we get into which borough has the cheapest renters insurance rates in NYC, we thought we would quickly run through why you need this kind of coverage as a renter. First, your things are likely worth more than you think. When asked to estimate how much the belongings in their apartment are worth, most … Continue reading Which Borough has the Cheapest Renters Insurance Rates in NYC? ...

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Alert: NY Homeowners Insurance Policies May Not Cover Fireworks Damage or Injuries
28 Jun
2019
Helpful Tips & Ideas, Homeowners Insurance

Alert: NY Homeowners Insurance Policies May Not Cover Fireworks Damage or Injuries

by Jane Donahue

Independence Day is right around the corner. That means it’s time to fire up the grill and watch the fireworks on Coney Island or from Macy’s as they burst over the East River. If you’re new to the city, here’s some news for you: Those are just about the only two places you can watch … Continue reading Alert: NY Homeowners Insurance Policies May Not Cover Fireworks Damage or Injuries ...

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10 Questions to Ask Before Buying Co-Op or Condo Insurance in NYC
21 Jun
2019
Understanding Insurance

10 Questions to Ask Before Buying Co-Op or Condo Insurance in NYC

by James Elliot

If you’ve spent time searching for the perfect home, you’ll want to select the right insurance to protect it. In the event of a claim, your building’s master policy might not be enough to cover you. That’s why we put together ten easy questions to help you find the best co-op and condo insurance in … Continue reading 10 Questions to Ask Before Buying Co-Op or Condo Insurance in NYC ...

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