Entries by Tosten

ABOUT GILA INSURANCE GROUP’S REAL ESTATE DIVISION

The mission of Gila Insurance Group LLC when it comes to investors is to be the insurance team member of choice for real estate investors that invest in single family homes as rental properties or seasonal homes, to educate real estate investors on how to protect their investments and cash flow properly in order to […]

WHAT CAN YOU DO TO BE PROACTIVE WITH YOUR INSURANCE CLAIM

If you have had a claim, being proactive can help your claim to get settled more quickly. Here are a few tips of how to be proactive with your claim. Get help – Contact the authorities. This can include the fire department, emergency medical personnel or the police depending on the nature of the claim. Take […]

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Motor Home Insurance – Insurable Motorized Units

When it comes to RV Insurance, there are several different types of insurable RVs including “Motorized” and “Non-Motorized” units. When it comes to “Motorized” units there are several different shapes and sizes, but most the most common types are motorhomes. However, even motor homes come in all different shapes and sizes. Below is a summary […]

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Valuing Your Investment Property For Insurance

Valuing of an investment property can be difficult. Add in the idea of a different value for insurance and you have a complicated world. Demystifying Insurance Valuation Lessons from Goldilocks The valuation of any asset can be tricky, and who better to understand that than an investor. I once approached an owner of a property […]

Additional Coverage for Your Home Insurance

Homeowners Insurance policies, whether for your own home or a rental property, are very specific about what they cover, but oddly enough they throw in a couple of “extras” or additional coverage. What are those? Let’s take a look! ADDITIONAL COVERAGE There’s free stuff in my insurance policy? Yes. So, great news there are only […]

Insurance For 10 or More Rental Homes

Successful real estate investors understand the concept of Rinse and Repeat. That is, finding a real estate investing method that works for them, implementing it successfully, and doing it again and again–increasing cash flow and building a legitimate business. For those of us that believe the buy and hold rental model is best and hold 10 […]

Why Protect Your Investment?

When many investors look at insurance, they simply see it as an expense item, something to drive down cash flow. While we are all looking to maximize cash flow, insurance protects the cash flow that can be obtained during the time you hold the investment. The first thing insurance protects is the house itself, the […]

Landlord Insurance Checklist Explanation

Gila Insurance Group has put together a landlord insurance checklist of things you should discuss with your insurance agent. While it’s nice to have the list, the question is why are these so important? Here we will break this down, and explain piece by piece why you need to have these conversations. Investment Property   […]