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27 09, 2017

Preparing Your Investment Property for Hurricanes and Other Natural Disasters

2017-09-27T15:11:26+00:00 By |Advice, Disaster Prep|

Even though the wrath of Hurricane Irma has passed, the effects she left behind will be long-lasting for many. And, anyone who has lived in, near, or around hurricane-prone areas like Florida knows that an "active" hurricane season can mean months of sleepless nights worrying about if or when the next big disaster will occur. [...]

13 09, 2017

Sorting Out Hurricane Insurance Claims on Your Investment Property

2017-09-19T13:50:10+00:00 By |Advice, Disaster Prep|

After experiencing the worst hurricane on record, it is likely that Irma left your Florida investment property (or properties) with at least some amount of damage. But, while vacation homes and investment properties are not covered under FEMA's disaster assistance program, and it's likely that your home owner's policy for your rental units excludes wind [...]

13 08, 2013

Florida Tenant Tip: Preparing for a Sinkhole

2016-10-26T21:12:46+00:00 By |Disaster Prep|

Amazingly, just recently a Disney area sinkhole swallowed a time-share building on August 12th.  Thankfully, nobody was seriously injured or killed, but residents say they had only minutes to evacuate.  Sinkholes are extremely rare, even in Central Florida, but there are steps that everyone can take in preparing for a sinkhole, in the rare event of one swallowing [...]