Five Surprising Factors That Affect Home Insurance Rates!!
Location and backyard pools are among the surprising risk factors that can bump up your home insurance rates.
Your Home's Location is Vulnerable to Natural Disasters.
Your Home is Far From a Fire Hydrant.
insurance companies are looking at "The proximity of your home to a fire hydrant (or other source of water) and to a fire station, whether your community has a professional or volunteer fire service, and other factors that can affect the time it takes to put out fires."
Your Home is Prone to Burglary.
In fact, one factor that insurers look at when determining your rate is the amount of crime in your neighborhood.
Your Home has a Backyard Pool.
You Have a Canine Companion in the Family.
There is risk associated with the possibility of a dog biting, maiming - or worse yet, killing someone on the property.