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How To File A Renters Insurance Claim

How To File A Renters Insurance Claim

Like most other types of insurance, renters insurance is one of those necessary investments we hope we never need to "cash in on." However, there are times when events like natural disasters, theft, or internal catastrophes within the home cause damage to your personal property or to guests in your home — and those exact moments are when you need to file a renters insurance claim. Not sure how to file a renters insurance claim? Don't worry; this step-by-step guide can help you out. A Step-by-S...

Megan Glosson
Official Tenant Guides For Every US State

Official Tenant Guides For Every US State

Resources from non-profits, a state's attorney general or consumer protection division, etc. Some states are missing. Unfortunately, for those states we weren't able to find any resources. If you're aware of resources that aren't listed, update them here: https://github.com/padfever/awesome-renting. We'll periodically update this blog post to reflect what's in that Github repository. Tenant Guides By State Alabama * https://www.alabamalegalhelp.org/files/A2447EEE-F644-D86C-0EED-38CCDA102137...

Abraham Elmahrek
Security deposit limits and maximums by state

Security deposit limits and maximums by state

Security deposits are an integral and expensive part of the renting process. They reduce fears around property destruction by giving landlord's a sum of money to deduct damages against. However, as competition and prices rise, so do security deposit amounts. Several states have acted to address this problem by placing maximums on the amount of money that can be collected. There are several elements to security deposits that are important: * Time it takes for the landlord to process. * How it...

Abraham Elmahrek

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