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AAA Insurance
(918) 872-7100
6808 S Memorial Dr #208
Tulsa, OK
Alternate Phone Number
918-872-7100
Services
Insurance, Auto Insurance, Home Insurance

D'Arcangelo Insurance Agency
(918) 858-5000
4502 E 51st ST
Tulsa, OK
Services
Insurance and Financial

Oklahoma Attorneys Mutual InsuranceCompany
(405)236-8205, (800)318-7505
P.O. Box 1255 401 N. Hudson
Oklahoma City, OK
Prices and/or Promotions
States/Provinces Served: Oklahoma

Shelter Insurance
(580) 353-8833
1303 West Gore Blvd Suite #2
lawton, OK
Alternate Phone Number
580-353-8833
Services
Auto, Home, Life, Business

Mike Jennings - Farmers Insurance
(918) 492-6161
1101 N. Kalanchoe Ave.
Broken Arrow, OK
Alternate Phone Number
(918) 492-6161

Daniel Parker - State Farm Insurance Agent
(918) 994-5400
9524 E 81st St
Tulsa, OK
Services
Insurance and Financial Services
Prices and/or Promotions
Free Quotes

Mike Jennings - Farmers Insurance
(918) 492-6161
1101 N. Kalanchoe Ave.
Broken Arrow, OK
Alternate Phone Number
(918) 492-6161

Ken Shelton Insurance Agency Inc. State Farm
(405) 378-0407
10901-A S. Western Ave
Oklahoma City, OK
 
Greg Phillips State Farm Insurance
(580) 924-1212
501 W Main
Durant, OK
 
New York Life
(405) 922-9418
3030 NW Expressway, Ste. 18
Oklahoma City, OK
 

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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