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Why Getting An Appraisal Is An Important Part Of Protecting Your Valuables

If you have a love for jewelry or if you have inherited a collection of pieces from a beloved family member, it is important that you get an appraisal.  Appraisals can help you understand the worth of your valuables.  Knowing how much your jewelry is worth can help you make smart decisions regarding their safety. How To Choose An Appraiser...

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2020-02-11
By: Advocate Brokerage

Close and Contain!

When media began their coverage of the devastating apartment building fire that occurred earlier this month in NYC, there was a pretty consistent theme.  FDNY revealed that one of the reasons this particular fire spread so quickly is that when the victims were attempting to escape the blaze, they passed out before closing the door behind them.  Their plea was...

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2020-01-28
By: Advocate Brokerage

When it’s cold outside, protect your home from water damage that can be caused by a burst pipe

When there are freezing temperatures in the forecast we always like to remind our friends and family about a very real danger every home faces. Burst pipes. Water is your home’s worst enemy and we want to help you prevent water leaks than can come from a burst pipe.  In fact, it’s the #1 homeowners insurance claim we see. Many...

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2019-12-03
By: Advocate Brokerage

Don’t settle for Good Enough – Online Insurance

We know how busy life is.  You have too many obligations and not enough spaces open on your calendar to fit them all in.  You know you need insurance and you’ve heard about these great online companies that offer low rates and best of all, you can shop and obtain the homeowner's insurance you need without leaving home.  You think...

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2019-11-04
By: Advocate Brokerage

It’s No Trick, Halloween can be a scary time for Homeowners

Halloween is a treat, especially for kids who will enjoy time with friends and piles of candy.  For homeowners however, it is proven to be a night filled with tricks that open your property to risks.  Insurance claim data reveals that Halloween is among the worst days of the year for home and auto claims related to theft and vandalism....

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2019-10-24
By: Advocate Brokerage

Is Your Umbrella Big Enough?

Important information about excess liability coverage A Personal Umbrella is something that EVERYONE should consider adding to their insurance portfolio.  In today’s litigious society, an excess liability policy, as it is sometimes called, gives you an extra layer of protection should some type of unexpected accident occur and you get sued.  A Personal Umbrella is affordable and it provides coverage...

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2019-09-23
By: Advocate Brokerage

Keeping Up With The Cost Of Construction: The Importance Of Establishing The Value Of Your Home

When you think about the value of your home, chances are what comes to mind first is how much you could receive if you put a for sale sign in your yard tomorrow.  However, when it comes to insurance, the value of your home should be looked at a bit differently.   For the purposes of insuring your home, you...

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2019-07-29
By: Advocate Brokerage

Backyard Summer Dangers

Ahhh Summertime.  The kids are out of school and seemingly endless days of backyard fun will begin!  As much as you want to think your summer will be filled with sunshine and rainbows, accidents do happen and they happen more frequently during summer months. Being aware of backyard summer dangers is the first step towards a safer summer. Did you...

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2019-06-27
By: Advocate Brokerage

The Rainy Season Can Bring Flooding: It makes sense to be prepared!

April showers bring… well, rain. April and May are our rainiest months and that kind of weather usually turns our thoughts to flooding and the damaging affects all that excess water can mean for our clients. Just a few inches of water can add up to 10's of 1000's of dollars in damage. Many people push flooding concerns out of...

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2019-05-10
By: Advocate Brokerage

Creating A Smarter Home: Today’s technology just may be your new best friend

Creating a smarter home means creating a safer home; Educating each client we serve means sharing information about the technology available to help limit the risks of damage to your home. We hope you find some of the information shared below valuable. Central Station Fire & Burglar Alarms When we discuss fire prevention, the single most important piece of advice...

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2019-04-29
By: Advocate Brokerage

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