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Hurricane Season Is Coming, It’s Time to Buckle Up!

June 1st marks the official start of Hurricane Season which runs through November 30th. Each year the National Weather Service makes predictions for what we can expect in the season ahead and this year was no exception. A look to the year ahead The current outlook foresees a busy season for us with above-normal activity likely.  The average season produces...

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2020-05-26
By: Advocate Brokerage

What you need to know about insuring your Airbnb

With Spring Break on the horizon and summer travel in the near future, those who own a property they rent as an Airbnb need to be informed about their insurance liability. That is where we come in! As your insurance expert, we want to make sure you understand the coverage you currently have and what you can do to protect...

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2020-03-10
By: Advocate Brokerage

It’s Almost Spring! How to protect your home from future insurance claims

Spring is almost here bringing with it warmer weather and blooming flowers.  While we are all excited about the beauty that Spring is going to bring, we want to help you prevent any homeowners insurance claims that may be in your future and the best way to do that is to add a few items to your spring cleaning check...

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2020-03-05
By: Advocate Brokerage

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

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