Blog Posts for Landlords2019-02-12T01:06:59-04:00

Blog Posts for Landlords

Landlord Liability Insurance: What NYC Landlords Need to Know

An experienced insurance partner can help you choose the right level of landlord liability insurance coverage. As a landlord, you’re often liable for many incidents and conditions beyond your control. Mother Nature drops a foot of snow, and someone slips and falls on [...]

Fall Maintenance Checklist for NYC Area Property Owners

Fall is a time for more than raking leaves. Tackling these fall maintenance items will help keep your property in its best shape. With cooler weather approaching, it’s the perfect time to catch up on home or building maintenance before the weather [...]

Should you insist that tenants have insurance? Yes!

Requiring condo/co-op owners and tenants to purchase insurance protects not only their interests, but also those of the board or landlord. If you’re a landlord or a member of a co-op board of directors, you have insurance to protect your building against [...]

The Ins and Outs of New York Area Landlord Insurance

Landlord insurance offers multiple coverage options to protect your real estate investment. Protecting your real estate investment begins with one word: insurance. Like your homeowners insurance, landlord insurance can protect you against damage to your property due to storms or other disasters. [...]

A Quick Guide to Fallen Trees and Insurance Claims

Dealing with a fallen tree insurance claim? These 3 factors insurance coverage: the tree's location, why it fell, and what was damaged. Your neighbor’s tree falls on your house or car. Or it’s your tree and your neighbor’s house or car. Or [...]

A Guide to Landlord Property Maintenance for NYC Building Owners

Proper property maintenance and regular inspections are two ways to protect your real estate investment. There’s always a to-do list when it comes to landlord property maintenance, whether you own a multi-family brownstone in Park Slope or an apartment building in Astoria. Something always [...]

Insuring Rental Property: Factors That Affect Your Premiums

Insurance companies look at a variety of factors when calculating insurance premiums. Whether you need homeowner’s insurance in Park Slope, renter’s insurance in the Bronx, or landlord insurance on the Upper East Side, insurance companies look at many of the same factors [...]

NYC HPD Publishes 2019 Housing Information Guide

HPD has updated its housing information guide, which contains rules and regulations affecting housing in New York City. As we’ve done previously, this article highlights updates in the latest edition of New York City's Department of Housing Preservation & Development (HPD)’s housing [...]