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Allstate Insurance- Rhonda Strickland Agency
(678) 541-0634
2700 Braselton Hwy Stre 14
Dacula, GA
Services
Insurance and Financial services

Weathers Insurance
(770) 448-9700
3065 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. Duluth, GA 30097
Duluth, GA
 
Barwick and Roberts Insurance Agencies
(770) 498-8553
5295 HWY 78, Suite F22
Stone Mountain, GA
Alternate Phone Number
1-866-318-6709

Professional Insurance & Financial Svcs
(770) 386-8177
310 North Tennessee St
Cartersville , GA
 
Mitchell-Devine Agency
(770) 889-5203
3625 Hutchinson Rd, Suite A
Cumming, GA
Alternate Phone Number
(770) 889-5203
Services
Insurance

Dale Gainey and Associates Inc. Allstate Insurance
(678) 514-2197
2795 W Main St, Ste 18B
Snellville, GA
 
TIME INSURANCE
(404) 298-7900
3085 Breckinridge Blvd
Duluth, GA
Alternate Phone Number
404-298-7900
Services
Auto,Home,Health,Life and Business Insurance
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State Farm Insurance, Evan Profeta
(770) 889-0092
3020 Old Atlanta Road
Cumming, GA
 
C Jarvis Insurance Agency
(770) 205-5339
5750 McIntyre Way
Cumming , GA
 
Lloyd Pro Group | Nationwide Insurance
(404) 892-2864
2980 Cobb Parkway Southeast
Atlanta, GA
Alternate Phone Number
(404) 892-2864
Services
insurance

Insurance Needs for Landlords

Insurance Needs for Landlords


So, you've managed to get into the housing market and buy a property as an investment? Good idea! Now you'll have to figure out what you need as a new landlord and one of the most important things is insurance on your rental property.

In order to protect your investment, you really have to have insurance. You will have some unique insurance needs as the person who owns the property, but does not reside there. After all, it will be the tenants responsibility to insure the contents. But the structure is your responsibility.

As a landlord, liability is also a larger issue for you. What if your tenant is hurt on the rental property? You need to be sure that if you are sued, you have the insurance to help you out.

Last, but not least, as a landlord you need to protect your income stream and that's your rental income. If the structure is sufficiently damaged that it is impossible for the renter to occupy your property, you need to be able to cover that rental income in order to meet your obligations, including the mortgage on the property, if any. This is where you have to think carefully about what your true needs are and buy the right coverage.

Take heart! While it may sound intimidating, insurers have already designed policies for the landlords needs. Do keep in mind that there will be variation in these policies, so you'll have to check the fine print and pick the one that best suit's your situation. Shopping around will give you a better idea of what is available in coverage and at what price.

Having said that, always ensure that your policy has at least the following:

  • Coverage for the physical structure (for either named perils or on an open-peril basis)
  • Coverage for other structures on the property, including any storage sheds, garage buildings or other upgrades. In most cases, your basic policy will give you coverage equal to 10% of the value of the main building. Be sure that is enough.
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