Category: Insurance

Insurance Managing the Moving Parts
2008 Aug Managing the Moving Parts

When an insurance issue comes up, most people will call their broker with simple instructions: “Handle it.” While this approach is not uncommon, it is becoming increasingly dangerous to “abdicate” rather than delegate. Insurance and risk…

Read More
Insurance Where Does Your HOA Stand?
2008 Aug Where Does Your HOA Stand?

Every month, HOA residents pay monthly fees that are in turn used to pay for a variety of association necessities. One of those necessities is insurance coverage for their buildings and grounds. This isn’t the same as homeowner’s insuran…

Read More
Insurance Rising Insurance Premiums?
2008 Aug Rising Insurance Premiums?

It seems like the everyday operating expenses of condos and HOAs just keep going up and up—fuel costs, staff salaries, physical repairs and the cost of cleaning supplies and other materials have all crept up (or shot up) in the last coup…

Read More
Insurance A Look at Workers' Compensation
2008 Aug A Look at Workers' Compensation

Workers’ compensation is insurance that provides cash benefits and/or medical care for workers who are injured or become ill as a direct result of their job. Employers—and, in the case of some co-op and condo boards, corporations th…

Read More
Insurance Understanding Insurance Claims
2007 Aug Understanding Insurance Claims

It's bound to happen eventually: calamity befalls your condominium development in the form of windstorm damage, fire, personal injury or the like. The first step most associations take is to call the insurance company and file a claim. Howe…

Read More
Insurance New Developments in the Insurance Industry
2007 Aug New Developments in the Insurance Industry

To those who don't know much about the subject, insurance for condos and HOAs can seem like a fairly simple thing—like car insurance, or life insurance. It's tempting to just trust their broker or agent, and leave it at that. There'…

Read More
Insurance When HOA Insurers Don't Renew
2007 Aug When HOA Insurers Don't Renew

Along with management fees, insurance premiums represent one of a homeowners association's largest annual expenses - and with good reason. Protection from major financial loss is integral to a civilized society. Without the security of i…

Read More
Insurance HOA Insurance Case Studies
2007 Aug HOA Insurance Case Studies

There is a joke that is regularly circulated via e-mail among insurance industry professionals. It goes a little like this: A North Carolina man, having purchased a box of 24 rare and very expensive cigars, insured them against fire. (Ye…

Read More
Insurance The Role of the Public Adjuster
2006 Aug The Role of the Public Adjuster

With ownership of property comes great responsibility—and a certain amount of risk. One of the most important aspects of property ownership is ensuring that in the event of loss, damage or accident, your investment is protected. In essen…

Read More
Previous 1 5 6 7 8 9 Next