Citizens Insurance

Citizens-Wide

Citizens To Shift More Than 45,000 Policies

Another 45,500 policies have been approved to move to the private insurance industry from the state-backed Citizens Property Insurance Corp.

04/08/2015

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Citizens Insurance Given Okay To End Surcharge Early

The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation has formally approved an early end to a surcharge Citizens Property Insurance Corp. customers have been paying because of damages from the last of the 2005 hurricanes.

03/09/2015

Citizens-Wide

Citizens To Shift Thousands Of Policies To Private Market

Citizens Property Insurance Corp. has been given state permission to shift nearly 80,000 policies to the private market.

02/11/2015

Citizens-Wide

Citizens Insurance Continues Shedding Policies

As regulators approved another round of policy “takeouts” from Citizens Property Insurance Corp. on Friday, the state-backed insurer says it can get smaller than previously thought.

01/09/2015

Citizens-Wide

House Rejects Shifting Citizens Policies To Out Of State Insurers

The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation approved another 10,000 residential policies to be shifted from Citizens Property Insurance Corp. to a private carrier.

04/30/2014

Operation Leaky Pipes (Source: CBS4)

CBS4 Exclusive: Operation Leaky Pipes Nets 12 Miami-Dade Homeowners

State insurance fraud agents call it Operation Leaky Pipes–a countywide effort to bust homeowners who inflated or created water damage in their homes and filed phony insurance claims to have repair work done.

01/29/2014

Citizens-Wide

Citizens Begins Requiring Insurance Clearinghouse

Florida’s insurer of last resort, Citizens Property Insurance, will launch another new program seeking to shift policies onto the private market.

CBS Miami–01/27/2014

Citizens Property Insurance

Takeout Drops Citizens To About 1 Million Policies

About 160,683 property insurance policy holders will have to decide within 30 days whether they want to stay with new private carriers or go back to the state-backed Citizens Property Insurance Corp.

11/07/2013

Citizens Property Insurance

Citizens Insurance Gets Rate Hike Approval

The Office of Insurance Regulation announced Monday that it has approved an overall statewide rate hike of 6.3 percent for Citizens Property Insurance Corp. Citizens is the state’s largest property insurer with 1.22 million policyholders.

09/09/2013

Citizens Property Insurance

Citizens Prepares To Move 400,000 Policies To Private Insurers

Roughly 400,000 Citizens insurance policyholders may find themselves with a new property insurance company by the end of November.

CBS Miami–08/30/2013

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