Orlando Renters Insurance Covers Thefts From Vehicles

The Orlando Sentinel brings us news of a major crime spree at an Orlando apartment complex.

There were 17 vehicle break-ins reported overnight at Summergate Condominiums off Conroy Road near Kirkman Road… An SUV was also reported stolen…

Orlando Renters Insurance Covers Thefts From Vehicles

Orlando Renters Insurance Covers Thefts From Vehicles

Well of course they stolen an SUV, they needed some way to carry off all their ill-gotten electronic and credit cards!  We jest, but it’s no laughing matter.  Eighteen people today are suffering because someone took things important to them.

Some might just be some easily cancelled bank cards, but others might be thousands of dollars of computer equipment.  Not to mention the guy who got his car stolen.  How can you protect yourself from this seemingly random crime?  Will Orlando renters insurance help with a loss like this?

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Illinois Renters Insurance Saves Families In Elk Grove Fire

At Least 40 Families Displaced By Elk Grove Apartment Fire

Illinois Renters Insurance Saves Families In Elk Grove Fire

Illinois Renters Insurance Saves Families In Elk Grove Fire

The Chicago Tribune alerted us to a major fire loss today.  A fire in an Elk Grove Village apartment complex damaged or destroyed fully half the units in the complex.

Between fire, smoke, and water damage, that entire wing of the building is uninhabitable and most of the contents are beyond repair.  Fortunately, any Illinois renters insurance policies the residents had will offer coverage. [Read more...]

New York Renters Insurance Is Getting Cheaper, Fewer Buying

New York Renters Insurance Is Getting Cheaper So Why Are Fewer People Buying It?

New York Renters Insurance Is Getting Cheaper So Why Are Fewer People Buying It?

Renters insurance is getting cheaper, sometimes by significant amounts.  The New York Insurance Association pointed this out, and our numbers agree.

Internal data review by Effective Coverage analysts show that renters insurance in New York has trended downward in price over the last several years.  In some areas of New York renters insurance policies cost less than $125 a year, a significant downward movement from previous years. [Read more...]