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High Homeowners Rates and Ongoing Problem in Texas

The high cost of homeowners insurance in Texas has become a topic of debate between Democratic challenger Bill White, a former mayor of Houston, and incumbent Republican Governor Rick Perry. According to the White campaign, the average homeowner in Texas pays approximately $626 more for household coverage than his counterparts in other states. The National […]

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Texas Wind Insurance Assoc. Asks for 5% Increase

Some homeowners insurance in Texas is about to get a little bit more expensive, as the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) has filed for five percent increases in both commercial and residential rates, to go into effect on the first of next year. TWIA is the state’s “last resort” insurance company, providing wind and hail […]

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