What Happens to Homeowners Insurance When You Move?

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When you start thinking above moving out of your current home, the insurance you’ve invested in the current property is probably the furthest thing from your mind. As you start settling on a new property and work through the negotiations and specifics, it’s time to think about it. A question we commonly get from homeowners is what happens to their homeowners’ insurance when they move. Can I take it with me to the new property? What would a new policy look like? What should I do with the old policy, and when should I cancel? Let’s look at all sides of this issue.

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Protecting Your Pool During the Off-Season

The summer is ending, which mean the cold months ahead are right on our doorsteps. The winter can be harsh on everything, and unfortunately, your pool is no exception, bringing conditions that can severely damage it. Luckily, homeowners and liability insurance will cover these extremities. However, there are several precautionary steps you can take to prepare your pool beforehand. Be sure to learn as much as you can so your pool is ready to face the winter.

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Homeowner’s Insurances Mistakes to Avoid

Whether you’re moving into your first home or your fifth home, homeowner’s insurance is always a safe bet. It’s important to know about its coverages, as well the other policies you might need to make sure your home is protected. Since there are so many different types of insurances to choose from, knowing what’s available before settling on a property can make a world of difference. Keep reading to see some common mistakes homeowner’s make and give you an insight on ways to avoid following suit.

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Preparing Your Pool for the Summer

Ready to dive into your swimming pool this summer? Before you take the jump, be sure that you’re properly prepared by checking to see if your homeowner’s insurance has coverage for swimming pools and by following appropriate cleaning and safety checks. Following the 5 steps in this blog is essential to ensure that you and your loved ones can enjoy summer fun without the added risks.

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Do You Need a Home Inventory?

Owning your first home is a huge step in your life and it’s all very exciting. In the midst of all the excitement, you need to purchase home insurance. That’s a given, but do you know what else you should do next? If you don’t, you should keep reading to find out why home inventories are crucial to have. Home inventories offer better coverage and guarantee you a faster recovery process, which is why it plays a critical part in owning a home.

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What is Mortgage Insurance and How Does it Work?

Buying a new home is an exciting time for new homeowners, but also one that requires a lot of financial planning. When working with real estate firms and mortgage banks, you’ll find new options and more favorable rates can become available for you through having the loan insured. Like homeowner’s insurance, mortgage insurance is something any new homeowner should think about. Read on to learn more.

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