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Our Brooklyn-based writers help homeowners, business owners, landlords and residents keep in the know about the local happenings, their impact on insurance, and general helpful info about insurance.

Why Was My Claim Denied? Learn What Is Not Covered Under Most Homeowners Insurance Policies

Are you up to date on homeowners coverage? Learn what's not covered under most homeowners insurance policies to avoid an unpleasant surprise.

But Really, What Does Homeowners Insurance Cover? Your Top Questions Answered

What does homeowners insurance cover? The answer isn’t a simple one. Read our breakdown of homeowners insurance and see for yourself.

What’s the Cost of Homeowners Insurance in Brooklyn (Including Brownstones)?

The cost of homeowners insurance in Brooklyn is different for everyone, but especially brownstone owners. Learn how to protect your unique NYC investment..

Why Businesses Need Insurance

Business insurance offers protection to yourself, your employees and your property. This is why businesses need insurance.

How to Save Money on Business Insurance Costs in Brooklyn

What are business insurance costs in Brooklyn? Depends on your industry, processes, and insurance carrier. Let's break down the numbers.

How Many Types of Business Insurance Are There and Which Ones Do I Need?

Business insurance is vital to keep you from paying for out-of-pocket expenses. Learn the types of insurance coverage you need most to protect your business.

How Much is Landlord Insurance in Brooklyn?

Understand what landlord insurance is, why you need it, what it covers, and how much it would cost to get landlord insurance in Brooklyn.

What Does a Landlord Insurance Policy Cover?

Tenant damage? Busted pipes? Fire? Lost income? So, what does a landlord insurance policy cover? Learn all you need to know here.

Does Landlord Insurance Cover Tenant Damage?

Does landlord insurance cover tenant damage? It’s a common question. Learn the ins and outs of landlord insurance with this guide.

Should You Buy or Rent in Brooklyn? 4 Signs to Buy, 3 Signs to Rent

Mortgages. Leases. Deposits. Closing costs. Should you buy or rent in Brooklyn? Look around and see if the universe is giving you a sign.

What Are the Best Brooklyn Neighborhoods for Families?

Before packing up your life and setting down roots, learn, the best Brooklyn neighborhoods for families from locals that have been here their whole lives.

An Insider’s Guide to Living in Bay Ridge

Moving is stressful. Make sure your experience is nothing but pleasant by reading our Q&A guide to living in Bay Ridge. Get the insiders guide today.

What You Should Know Before Opening a Business in Brooklyn

Opening a business in Brooklyn can be an adventure. Make sure it’s a positive one by reading our tips on how to successfully open a Brooklyn business.

A Guide to Brooklyn Real Estate Investing

Brooklyn real estate investing takes knowledge, experience, and luck. If you’re short on any of those, read our guide to investing in Brooklyn real estate.

Tips for Opening a New Restaurant in Brooklyn

Read our guide for opening a new restaurant in Brooklyn. Learn how to know if a neighborhood is ready for your culinary dream.

Want to Buy an Investment Property in Brooklyn?

Before you dive in, read our Investor’s Guide on how to buy an investment property in Brooklyn for tips every first-time investor should know.