Cecere Santana Can Help with Hurricane Irma Property Insurance Claims

Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc across much of South Florida last month, leaving many residents with the monumental task of rebuilding their lives in the wake of the storm. Some Floridians were lucky and were able to avoid the storm for the most part, making their transition to post-hurricane life smooth. However, for others, fallen trees, damaged roofs and windows, and extreme water damage caused significant property damage, requiring tens of thousands of dollars to rebuild, if not more. For most affected homeowners, their South Florida property insurance policy should cover much of the damage they sustained in the storm. Indeed, according to a recent news report, there have been approximately 562,000...

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Important Numbers for Hurricane Irma

As Hurricane Irma approaches we encourage our friends and clients to prepare for the storm and wish for everyone's safety. Following are some important numbers to keep with you during and after the storm: EMERGENCY PHONE NUMBERS: Federal Disaster Assistance 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) State of Florida Emergency Information Hotline 1-800-642-3557 Broward Emergency Management Agency 954-831-3900 Miami- Dade Emergency Management Agency (305) 468-5400 Blue Tarp Program 888-766-3258 Florida Power and Light 1-800-4-OUTAGE Consumer Services Price Gouging 1-800-HELP-FLA

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Cecere Santana can Help with Hurricane Irma Claims

Hurricane Irma continues to threaten Florida in the upcoming days. As many of us run around trying to get our home and families ready for the storm, it's equally important to have your hurricane insurance matters in order. This is the time to review your policy and prepare in case you need to file a claim. Following are some important reminders: •Take still pictures or videos of your house and personal belongings to insure there is no doubt as to what you owned before the storm. •Gather receipts for expensive items you may have purchased. •For those without a receipt, create an inventory: make, model, year of purchase and cost. •Save information in a safe place where it cannot be destroyed. •Consider an electronic copy of these documents or sending a copy to a friend or family member out of state. If you have any questions after a loss, our firm can help you with your pro...

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