Hit by a Hurricane?

100+ Questions to help you NOW.   Hurricanes suck, unless maybe you’re a surfer… or weather reporter. Recovery and clean up afterward are even tougher. We wanted to share an a la carte list of questions that can help you, as real estate Owners and Investors. Whether you are dealing with an insurance carrier, independent…

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Post-Disaster Tips

Best practices for insurance claims following a natural disaster Insurance claims can be challenging. 542,000,000. That is the number of results in Google when you search for “insurance claims” today. How do I know that insurance claims are tough? I used to investigate residential and commercial real estate damage and provide forensic assessments to insurance…

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How Not to Manage an Insurance Claim

After hanging up the phone with Dave, I felt like a fool. How could this happen to me? With 10-plus years of experience in real estate, you would think I could prevent something like this from happening. Why did we not ask for a material submittal? Why didn’t we request the manufacturer’s material spec and…

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