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  • One-quarter of Florida property insurers get low ratings from Weiss

    May 31, 2011 04:21PM
    Nearly one-quarter of private property and casualty insurers in Florida have received “D” or “E” ratings by Weiss Ratings, meaning they’re at risk of...
  • Homeowners face rising insurance premiums

    May 17, 2011 04:27PM
    Despite double-dipping home values, insurance premiums are poised to increase nationwide, and in many case, they already have. According to the Wall Street Journal,...
  • State Farm to drop thousands of policyholders next week

    January 29, 2010 10:40AM
    South Floridians with State Farm property insurance may soon lose their coverage. The company, which waged a bitter fight to raise premiums and was...
  • State Farm will stay in Florida, hike up rates 14.8 percent

    December 16, 2009 01:08PM
    State Farm will not withdraw from Florida’s property insurance market, Florida Insurance Commissioner Kevin McCarty announced today. The company, which is the largest private...
  • State Farm may stay

    November 13, 2009 10:13AM
    Florida Insurance Commissioner Kevin McCarty said State Farm might stick around, after all. McCarty said he remains cautiously optimistic that the largest private insurer...
  • Insurance gap sparks fears

    August 31, 2009 12:45PM By John Kennedy
    As homeowner insurance giant State Farm prepares to exit Florida, some lawmakers are anxious about whether there’s enough private coverage for the hurricane-prone state....
  • Court denies State Farm rate raise

    July 21, 2009 03:38PM
    A Florida appellate court has denied State Farm Florida’s request to raise its home insurance rates. The company had proposed a 47 percent rate...