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Citizens Property Insurance Corporation

Citizens is Ready, Urges Homeowners Also to Prepare for Tropical Storm Erika

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Citizens Property Insurance Corporation, the state-run insurer of last resort, is prepared to handle possible claims stemming from Tropical Storm Erika and is urging policyholders to make preparations now to protect themselves, their families and their homes. “The bottom line is Citizens is ready to handle Tropical

Citizens Board Approves Proposed 2016 Rates

ORLANDO, Fla – Citizens Property Insurance Corporation’s Board of Governors on Wednesday approved a 2016 rate package that lowers rates for nearly half of Citizens’ personal lines policyholders while responding to increased water loss claims and continued inadequate rates for its remaining policyholders along the coast. By unanimous vote, the board

Citizens Launching Hurricane, Mobile Home Communications Campaigns

“Citizens Is Ready” is a public education campaign of programs and people working behind the scenes at Citizens Property Insurance Corporation to prepare Florida’s largest property insurer – in the event a catastrophe strikes. This campaign is designed to enhance the public awareness of the many ways Citizens prepares for

Office Approves Removal of 97,231 Policies for the October Citizens Insurance Take-Out

​TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation (Office) has approved the removal of up to 91,499 multi-peril personal residential policies and 5,732 commercial lines polices from Citizens Property Insurance Corporation (Citizens) to the following four companies: · Heritage Property & Casualty Insurance Company has been approved to remove

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida’s Citizens Property Insurance Corp. is delaying by several months a planned expansion of its policy clearinghouse t0 make available those policies up for renewal, in order to improve the online system handling the policies. The clearinghouse was created in reform legislation passed during 2013 as part