Homeowners Insurance Claims for Hurricane Damage

Hurricane damage to your home can become a complex process to assess and document, and may not be sufficiently covered in your residential property insurance. Due to large deductibles and the separation of flood versus wind damage, our public adjusters are specialists in claim management to get you the optimum amount to reverse the seemingly irreversible and place you on a path to rebuild.
We have unmatched experience in handling claims for hurricane damage, and have the specialists and resources to expedite the insurance claim process.

Unfortunately, there have been many occasions where homeowners have not been adequately covered in their insurance policy because of the complexity in assessing and properly categorizing hurricane and water damage inflicted upon their property. Our public adjusters make sure that is not the case with the families and individuals we represent. We help you understand your coverage for damage from a hurricane and advise you on the best ways to maximize your recovery.

If such a disaster occurs to your home and family, we are there immediately as trusted advocates working only for you. While you focus on the safety of your family, we lift the burden of dealing with the insurance claim process. We become fluent in your policy and properly evaluate and document your damage. We negotiate your claim for the maximum amount so you can recover sooner.

What To Focus On After Hurricane Damage

Make sure you fully understand the meaning of each of the following before you move forward. Feel free to reach out to us for a no-cost discussion about your claim.
  • How much do I really need to know?
  • How much of my time will this take?
  • How can I minimize the emotional toll on my family?
  • How can I minimize the effect on my work/career?
  • How large of an advance should I expect?
  • Is there anyone on my side?
  • How much time over the next several months will you need to put aside to handle your claim properly? How will all those hours affect your family? Your job?
  • What is the emotional investment that you will need to commit to the process?
  • Can you get paid for your time?
  • Are you entitled to an advance from the insurance company? What is reasonable?
  • What is your broker or agent’s role? Will his/her role be active or passive? When faced with supporting your position or the insurance company’s, where will he/she stand?
  • Are you familiar with the forms/practices below and what their request/issuance is telescoping? Request for a Proof of Loss. Reservation of Rights letter. Request for an Examination Under Oath.

Property Damage Losses Homeowners Claims Recovery Process

Property Damage
Time Element
Life & Safety Issues
Mitigation of Damages
Establish A Preliminary Recovery Plan
Evaluation of Coverages
Valuation Of Damages, Claim Preparation, and Documentation
Negotiations & Settlement
Restoration Of Property & Operations

How Our Team Helps You

  • Evaluate Evaluating your insurance policy to establish the best possible strategy for presenting your claim to the insurer.
  • Strategy Valuing, documenting, and substantiating every detail.
  • Communication Keeping you informed every step of the way.
  • Negotiation Negotiating on your behalf with your insurance company.
  • Settlement Ultimately settling the claim for the maximum amount and with less hassle for you.

Homeowners We Have Helped

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Jim Beneke
Jim Beneke, SPPA
President
Jim is a third-generation public adjuster, he has a reputation for honesty and integrity in negotiating a fair and proper insurance settlement for his clients.
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