Two More Private Insurers OK’d to Insure Fla. Homes

August 24, 2023 By Kerry Smith   Two companies under the Orion180 name were approved this week in another hopeful sign that legislative changes may be having a positive Fla. market impact. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation (OIR) approved two more private insurance companies as property and casualty insurers in Florida:

Your Fixed-Rate Mortgage Payment Skyrocketed? How can you Prepare?

Your Fixed-Rate Mortgage Payment Skyrocketed? January 18, 2023 By Amber Bonefont Some Fla. homeowners do double takes after their monthly mortgage payment goes up hundreds of dollars, but blame goes to the escrow and insurance portions. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Many homeowners across South Florida are having sticker shock when receiving notices of a shortage

Florida’s New property insurance rules are approved

New property insurance rules are approved Sunday, May 29, 2022 Hannah Morse Palm Beach Post USA TODAY NETWORK Even as lawmakers put the last touches on solutions to address the crumbling property insurance market during this week’s special legislative session, industry analysts and experts questioned whether the reforms will go far enough to convey immediate