Home insurance is a form of property insurance that covers the assets within the home as well as the home itself due to losses and damages to a person's home. Along with damages that come because of events that occur to the home, it also covers liability coverage which are losses to other individuals that may be on the premises.
This is coverage is usually based on your all perils deductible and restores the person's incident to full health or pay for damages or sued attorney fees.
This coverage also can repair water hazards, pipe line, health and dismemberment or leaky or broken pipes within the home.
It doesn't however cover for all catastrophic damages such as floods, earthquakes and tornado's. These are usually extra coverage that need to spoken about with an agent.
Mortgage lenders will nearly always require proof of insurance when at the time of sale to provide the loan. This acts as a collateral in the event there is something that occurs the mortgage broker is able to sleep at night knowing the homeowner won't default on the loan and cause the lender to go belly up on the loan.
In most cases the homeowner will pay their insurance payment with the mortgage payment through escrow on a monthly basis, sometimes homeowners prefer to pay yearly. However you prefer, Burkholz Insurance Agency will work with your mortgage lender to ensure you have your payments taken care of with the cheapest pricing available.