Phil Sigel lives in an exclusive
gated community in Coral Gables Florida where modest home prices begin
at $1.5 million. Mr. Sigel sustained damages from Hurricane Katrina and
his insurance carrier paid nothing claiming little assessed damage and
that the amount was less than his applicable deductible. Then Hurricane
Wilma damaged his house and again his insurance carrier “low balled”
the damage assessment.
Dr Theodore and Margaret Bloukos
live in a 2 story pier and beam home in a high end residential area of
Boca Raton Florida. Nine months after damage from Hurricane Wilma
(10/24/05) the carrier’s adjuster offered a fraction of what the owners
felt was a correct. They felt the offer was a slap in the face given
the fact Boca Raton’s building and zoning department posted an “unsafe
structure” notice on their door.
3rd and 4th Horizons, two
buildings in North Miami, sustained damage from Hurricane Wilma. The
insurance carrier claimed building identified as number three warranted
only $2,996.68 in damages and nothing for the building identified as
number four since the amount was below their deductible.
The Insureds own two
rental properties that sustained damage from Hurricane Wilma. After
receiving a low ball offer from their insurance company they engaged
Dr Gorm and Margaret Hansen own a
single family home in Lighthouse Point, Florida that was damaged by
Hurricane Wilma. We were engaged after the insurance carrier made an
offer that the insured felt was an insulting.
Miguel and Puala Yasser’s single
family home in North Miami, Florida suffered damage from Hurricane
Wilma. Citizens Property Insurance offered a settlement that the
insured felt was woefully inaccurate.