Florida Homeowners

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Florida Homeowners Pay The Highest Insurance Rate In Nation

Florida hasn’t seen a hurricane since 2005, but that hasn’t stopped property insurance rates from going up.

12/17/2013

Two foreclosure clinics aim to help struggling homeowners. (Source: CBS4)

Foreclosure Clinics Promise Help, Information For Struggling Homeowners

Two foreclosure clinics, both free, are being offered to help homeowners facing foreclosure problems or seeking assistance modifying their mortgages.

CBS4–04/05/2013

(Source: CBSMiami)

State-Backed Program Offers Lifeline To Desperate Homeowners

On Wednesday, South Florida homeowners waited hours in line for a face-to-face meeting with bank experts who pledged to help them keep their home sweet home.

CBS4–02/27/2013

Citizens Property Insurance

Senate Plan Would Shrink Citizens Insurance

A proposal to shrink behemoth, state-backed Citizens Property Insurance Corp. was introduced to a Senate committee Wednesday.

CBS4–02/07/2013

Mortgage Fraud

Report: Eligible Fla. Homeowners Not Applying For Mortgage Relief

Several years have passed since mortgage fraud forced tens of thousands of Floridians into financial oblivion. So why have only half of eligible Floridians applied for the financial assistance to which they’re entitled?

CBS4–01/25/2013

(Source: CBS4)

$1.7 Billion Paid To FL Homeowners To Settle Foreclosure Abuses

Florida homeowners are expected to be paid about $8 billion in compensation for foreclosure abuses by lenders.

CBS4–08/29/2012

Citizens Property Insurance

Report: Citizens Considering Uncapping Rates For New Customers

Citizens Property Insurance is continuing its push to eliminate insurance coverage for hundreds of thousands Floridian families just as the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season is set to start.

CBS4–05/16/2012

Citizens Property Insurance

Citizens Considering Major Sinkhole Rate Hike

Florida homeowners have battled sinkholes for years. But a move by Citizens could create a giant hole in the wallets of homeowners.

CBS4–07/26/2011

ChineseDrywall

Attorney: Citizens Ends Policies For Tainted Chinese Drywall Homes

Citizens Insurance has decided to suspend policies for homeowners who bought properties with tainted Chinese drywall, according to attorney David Durkee.

CBS4–01/18/2011

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