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  • Citizens rate hikes inspire folk song

    February 15, 2012 11:15AM
    Citizens Property Insurance’s decision to raise some premiums has inspired one South Florida resident to protest — in song. Kevin Roth, a folk singer,...
  • Citizens raising some condo rates

    February 14, 2012 09:45AM
    Some Citizens Property Insurance premiums could jumpy as much as 21 percent, the Sun Sentinel reported. Policies affected include those for condominium buildings with...
  • Suit charges Citizens with inflated premiums

    February 09, 2012 09:45AM
    A lawsuit filed in Pasco County alleges that state-backed Citizens Property Insurance inflated replacement costs, driving up customers’ bills, the Palm Beach Post reported....
  • Are new insurance laws constitutional?

    December 28, 2011 10:37AM
    A lawsuit filed this month in Miami alleges that a series of newly-passed insurance regulations are unconstitutional, according to the Sun Sentinel. Public adjuster...
  • Citizens plans condo rate hike

    November 09, 2011 10:33AM
    Insurance rates on condominiums in Florida could rise as much as 19 percent for certain buildings if a Citizens rate hike is approved. The...
  • Citizens making big coverage cuts

    November 04, 2011 01:50PM
    A number of household items will no longer be eligible for coverage by Citizens Property Insurance after the state-backed company announced a series of...
  • New Citizens board shaping up

    August 17, 2011 11:14AM
    Almost all of the seats on state-backed property insurer Citizens have been filled, after eight were left empty when the board’s term expired Aug....
  • Could Citizens go private route?

    July 13, 2011 06:07PM
    Citizens Property Insurance Chairman Jim Malone broached the idea of privatizing the state-backed insurer yesterday at a meeting in Naples. “I’m out of ideas...
  • Bills could raise property insurance rates

    April 15, 2011 09:54AM
    Three bills under serious consideration by the Florida legislature could raise property insurance premiums. The bills are aimed at bringing new insurers to Florida,...
  • Citizens to drop drywall-plagued policyholders

    January 18, 2011 01:38PM
    Citizens Property Insurance is planning to drop policyholders whose homes contain defective Chinese drywall, Miami attorney David Durkee told the South Florida Business Journal....