#1 Insurance Agency in Jacksonville! 2017

#1 Insurance Agency in Jacksonville! 2017

Thank You AGAIN Jacksonville!!! Last year, we “put our name in the hat” for VOID Magazine‘s annual #1 in the 904 competition. In case you are unfamiliar with this, it is is a reader voted opportunity to show Duval who they think is ‘the...
Do Home Security Systems Really Pay for Themselves?

Do Home Security Systems Really Pay for Themselves?

Does adding a home security system lower my insurance by 25%? Ha! If you want to head straight to the punchline, the answer is a resounding no. Unfortunately, this is what the security companies are selling. I had a customer call me this week and say “I just...
How to Buy Jacksonville Homeowners Insurance

How to Buy Jacksonville Homeowners Insurance

So the question of the day is: How to buy Jacksonville Homeowners Insurance? We see a lot of different ways people find us to shop for their Homeowners Insurance when moving to the Jacksonville area. Pablo Beach Insurance Group is a very active Independent Insurance...
Homeowners Insurance in Florida for New Homes

Homeowners Insurance in Florida for New Homes

Florida is one of the fastest growing states in the country. I recently read that 360,000 people moved to Florida last year. That is nearly a 1,000 per day! Last week I asked my staff at Pablo Beach Insurance Group(based out of Jacksonville, Florida) a question. How...
Do You Need Flood Insurance?

Do You Need Flood Insurance?

*UPDATED, MAY 2018*** Flood: What It Is and What It Isn’t Water from broken water pipes, overflowing bathtubs, flash floods, or storms can cause extensive damage to your home, contents and other assets. As a home owner, you need to determine whether the damage...
What Questions to Ask When Buying a House

What Questions to Ask When Buying a House

Finding a house with few to no issues is almost impossible. Whether there is something apparent when looking at the house online or a few months down the road after the purchase, chances are something will come up. Some of those issues can either make it or break it...
Holiday Events – Are You Covered?

Holiday Events – Are You Covered?

‘Tis the Season for… special events! The holidays are always a great reason to get friends, family and co-workers together to celebrate. Whether it’s a federal or religious holiday, a graduation, wedding, holiday performance, sporting event,  or company...
Winter Preparations for Boats

Winter Preparations for Boats

Winter is coming… Yes, even for us Floridians too. While you don’t have to batten down the hatches to prepare for Old Man Winter to coat your yard and waterway with snow and ice, Florida does bring its own seasonal changes. For many boat owners, the...
In 1492, Columbus Would Have Had Boat Insurance

In 1492, Columbus Would Have Had Boat Insurance

By all accounts, Christopher Columbus was a brave man. The guy sailed out into the unknown to prove the world was round. But his ships were out on the open ocean –  uninsured. Unless of course, you count being backed by the Spanish government an...