As Seen in Builder: The Surprising Truth About Home Insurance

A street of partially finished new homes in a new suburban housing development in Spokane, Washington, USA used in the builder article.

Westwood is highlighted in a recent Builder article, discussing how more states are increasing home insurance premiums, reducing coverage, or pulling out of the state. Rather than risk a delayed or lost closing, home builders are relying on several new strategies. Christi Burkhardt, Vice President of National Sales and Growth at Westwood Insurance Agency, says, “Don’t risk the close on missing evidence of insurance. It makes sense to get insurance out of the way as early as possible. It eliminates home buyer worry over a matter that’s gaining wide national attention.” Read the six factors builders must consider in a solution against access and price.

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