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A Complete Study on House Boat Insurance

When buying a house boat, house boat insurance is not the first thing which comes into people’s mind

When buying a house boat, house boat insurance is not the first thing which comes into peoples mind, it not only provide the safety net needed to the owner but it also protect the owner from loosing his boat from life saving or also possibly filing for bankruptcy. It may be very appealing to people, leaving on water. A well furnished, with big sleeping and living rooms a huge kitchen and a closed in head are quiet luxurious which are flat bottom homes floating on water .the popular place to dock are inlets lakes, bays, near the oceans are some spots to dock, but salt water is not recommended as it is very salty and boats need constant up keep house boats comparing to other boats move slowly and are heavier then the others. Causing damage to both life and property accidents to take and as a result the owner’s dreams are crashed too with the cost effect. Thus a house both insurance is a very important and required expense which a owner has to pay to save and protect his investment in his property and also his personal finances. Policies are of various types and are not very difficult to find out, but to find a policy which is not expensive and yet comprehensive in coverage could take a lot of us. There are many boats like jet, ski boats, party boats, cabin cruiser, comes under the category of pleasure boats and a house boat is also classified under them only. These are often covered under the marine policies. House boats are covered with marine industries insurance which is taken up by a special underwriter who handles these policies. All insurance companies have there own criteria and requirements that determines there premium and rates according to there set norms and coverage policies. Age of the vehicle size, horse power, and the type of the vehicle are the factors which the company classifies as the basic items where the house boat which is used is also taken under consideration. Boats used in rivers and lakes are differentiated then the boats used in oceans and hurricane prone area. They have different usage and have different policies, coverage and rates according to their usage. The cost could vary largely depending on the extend on the coverage needed. An individual or a family who is planning to take up a house boat should be well knowledge about the policies, they should see if any .or what types of insurance policies are available or any house boat insurance policy are available on rental basis. Policies are mostly taken of on the basis of the owner’s experience, the use of the boat and also the duration of the boat being on the water. A various types of policies are offered by marine insurance company. Legally in all states there is a set rule of having the basic and carry the standard water craft liability coverage by all the boat owners. Which in turn protects both the individuals life and property or any damaged occurred, in the operation of the house boat whether the boat is in water or while transportation. Mostly some lenders do need additional coverage. Before taking out a loan speaking to lender and getting information on taking a loan and also consulting an insurer agent for taking out full information as what is needed and understanding the whole process is also very important. Many house boats insurance policies cover a medical payment for the owners.

Our insurance agency offers Auto Insurance, Home Insurance, Business Insurance, Travel Health Insurance, Group Health Insurance, Life Insurance, and Disability Income Insurance. You can contact our insurance agent here:

Daniel Masarsky Insurance Broker 2085 Van Ness Ave San Francisco, CA 94109 B 415.440.5136 F 415.440.5139 C 415.300.0902

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A Complete Study on House Boat Insurance  

When buying a house boat, house boat insurance is not the first thing which comes into peoples mind.