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Save Money on Your Florida Home Owners Insurance with Wind Mitigation


Save Money on Your Florida Home Owners Insurance with Wind Mitigation

 

Are you aware that in Florida you can reduce your home- Save Money on Your Florida Home Owners Insurance with Wind Mitigationowner’s insurance by  a substantial amount if you have a wind mitigation inspection, and your home qualifies.


Most existing homes have one or more wind resistive construction features and may qualify for some insurance discounts. In addition, houses built after 1994 in Miami-Dade or Broward Counties and houses built after 2002 in the rest of the state have many wind resistive construction features and will likely qualify for credits.


Did you know that some home inspectors can do a wind mitigation inspection for you and submit it to your insurance company. The insurance company then submits it to their underwriters and in one to three weeks will let you know what your savings is. We just had this done and reduced our insurance by $500 a year.  You can use this calculator to determine what your savings might be. The inspection fee varies but most charge $75-$125. Your insurance savings can be anywhere from $100-$600 per year.

 
Call Mike Bahr of Pillar to Post Inspections. Mike does a great job of home inspections (determined by sq.footage), wind mitigation ($95), and roof certification $65). You can reach Mike at 727-233-3090.
And check out his website

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Comment balloon 8 commentsToni Weidman • February 25 2011 09:13AM

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Toni, this is great information for those needing to reduce the cost of insurance!    I had no idea this was available!

Posted by Joan Cox, Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time (House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373) almost 10 years ago

I don't know if it's available all over the country, Joan. I know that here with the increasing cost of home owner's insurance, anything that can help with reducing it is great!

Posted by Toni Weidman, 20+ Years Selling Homes in New Port Richey, FL (Sailwinds Realty) almost 10 years ago

I did not know this and this is one of those posts that I wish I could reblog.  :-(

Posted by Debbie Walsh, Hudson Valley NY Real Estate 845.283-3036 (Shahar Management) almost 10 years ago

I heard that Reblog isn't working? Thanks anyway, Debra.

Posted by Toni Weidman, 20+ Years Selling Homes in New Port Richey, FL (Sailwinds Realty) almost 10 years ago

Absolutely! Wind mitigation saves a bundle of cash and can be done by any home inspector worth his salt!

Posted by Barbara-Jo Roberts Berberi, MA, PSA, TRC - Greater Clearwater Florida Residential Real Estate Professional, Palm Harbor, Dunedin, Clearwater, Safety Harbor (Charles Rutenberg Realty) almost 10 years ago

Good Morning Toni...That's great info! That should save people a lot of $$$$
Hope you have a great day!---Rob

Posted by Rob Thomas, Bristol TN-VA & Tri Cities Agent, ABR, GRI, e-Pro (Prestige Homes of The Tri Cities, Inc. CALL....423-341-6954) almost 10 years ago

Barbara-Jo, it's my understanding that the inspector has to have a certification in order to be able to submit the report to the insurance company.

 

Posted by Toni Weidman, 20+ Years Selling Homes in New Port Richey, FL (Sailwinds Realty) almost 10 years ago

Rob - that's the idea! Thank you and have a wonderful weekend.

Posted by Toni Weidman, 20+ Years Selling Homes in New Port Richey, FL (Sailwinds Realty) almost 10 years ago

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