Tag: home insurance cover

  • Homeowners Insurance: What's Covered, What's Not

    Homeowners Insurance: What's Covered, What's Not

    Looking to know more about home insurance in the wake of Hurricane Sandy? Republished here is one of AOL Real Estate's best guides to understanding a homeowners policy. Many homeowners are baffled by trying to figure out the maze that is home insurance. Take Stephanie and Eric Jones, who for 15 years paid too... Continue Reading

  • Do I Really Need Flood Insurance?

    Do I Really Need Flood Insurance?

    Lou Andrews Smith is a homeowner in Sacramento who decided to let his flood insurance lapse for two reasons. "First, it just cost too much -- I had the standard policy and it's $1,400 a year now," he says. "Second, we've had years of drought and near-average rainfall. I don't live near a river or lake, so I... Continue Reading

  • Home Insurance: 6 Discounts to Ask For

    Home Insurance: 6 Discounts to Ask For

    "When you buy a house for $500,000," says Realtor Tony Yollin, "paying a few thousand a year for home insurance doesn't seem like that big of a deal." Indeed, compared to the price of a home at the time of purchase, home insurance might not seem expensive. But if you know what home insurance discounts to ask... Continue Reading