Entries by Tosten

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   […]

Loss Settlement Options

One of the most important insurance issues you must understand is how you will get paid if you have a claim. Its called the “loss settlement.” Loss Settlement I once heard someone say, that “insurance is a complicated business.” Well, at Gila Insurance we try to keep things simple. But, there are a couple of […]

Landlord Furnishings

LANDLORD FURNISHINGS A landlord’s insurance policy covers the home and can include insurance for the landlord’s furnishings. This isn’t the renter’s stuff, that needs to be covered under a renters policy, this is your stuff. Coverage for the landlord’s furnishings is important, and should not be overlooked. Why, because even if you aren’t furnishing the home, […]

What is An Insurable RV?

In 13 years of providing RV insurance we’ve gained a bit of experience. By experience I mean we get asked to insure all types of things. So much so that it necessitates a few definitions. Since we are talking about RV insurance, let’s start with defining what an RV or Recreational Vehicle is. A Recreational […]

Understanding Perils Insurance

Perils insurance against, what in the world does that mean. Here’s an insurance guy trying to explain the insurance options for rental property insurance. Rental Property Insurance Coverage – Section I policy Form – Perils insured against. Demystifying the stuff coming out of your insurance agent’s mouth Perils insured against…. What does that mean? Let’s […]

Homeowner’s Liability Coverage

In general terms the liability portion of your homeowner’s policy makes two promises: 1. It pays for the damage you cause to other people’s property and for the injuries you may cause to others. For example, in the case of an auto policy, if you crash into someone else’s car the liability portion of your […]

Travel Trailers and Fifth Wheels – What We Can Insure

When we look at what can be broadly classified as “towable” or non-motorized units there are all sorts of variety and nuances can that can be introduced. The long and short of it is that we do provide travel trailer insurance for all sorts units including conventional travel trailers, fifth wheels, toy haulers, and more. In most […]

RV Insurance Loss Settlement Options

When it comes to your RV, auto insurance isn’t good enough. You need specialty RV insurance coverage, and one of the most important things you get with a specialty policy is unique RV Loss Settlement Options. Below is a brief explanation of each of the options. Actual Cash Value – This is the auto insurance option […]

Specialty RV Insurance Coverage

RV insurance specialty coverage is important, because le’s face it, an RV is a hybrid. It rolls down the highway, only to be parked and be a temporary home. From an insurance stand point this means we need to cover you not only while its being driven or in tow, but also when its parked. […]