Mitigation Appraisals In Florida

July 19th, 2017

I listen and read how the carriers are carrying on and on about how the AOB’s are creating higher rates etc and the poor insurance companies have no fault and have to raise the rates to the insureds. I have 5, more but I will only mention 5, mitigation appraisals right now. 3 are with […]


What Exactly Is The Cost Of Doing Business?

November 26th, 2016

We are General Building Consultant’s and we are a 3rd party estimating billing/AR company. Besides Florida we are in 14 other states now. We have between 60 and 70 restoration contractors that we handle the above for. Some are totally independent of carriers relations and some maintain carrier relations. Each time we write an estimate […]


An appraisal from hell

October 18th, 2016

So, last week I was in Jacksonville handling an appraisal, representing the insured at the request of the contractor. The rebuild estimate from the carrier was $6K and the contractor estimate $26K. The carrier’s examiner acknowledged that maybe that their was light and offered $20K with no re inspection. Ok but still to low so […]