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Post-Maria insurance + repair success stories on STX?

islandjoan
March 15, 2018 09:22AM

Registered: 11 years ago
Posts: 1,668

I was one of the fortunate ones who did not have any property damage from Maria, for which I will always be thankful.

Looking ahead to the future, it would be beneficial to know who has had great success with the people they have worked with on STX to get their repairs done.

If you had a good experience, please share the names of your:

• insurers,
• adjusters, and
• contractors
• suppliers (if from off island)

Re: Post-Maria insurance + repair success stories on STX?

speee1dy
March 15, 2018 03:21PM

Registered: 10 years ago
Posts: 8,628

we didnt have any damage either. lucky beyond belief, especially watching the roof breathe all night

Re: Post-Maria insurance + repair success stories on STX?

singlefin
March 15, 2018 05:42PM

Registered: 4 years ago
Posts: 725

I don't think that much work has really gotten done on residential jobs yet. The contractors are grabbing at all the big money right now (government/commercial/buisnesses - FEMA paid)

Re: Post-Maria insurance + repair success stories on STX?

islandjoan
March 15, 2018 06:41PM

Registered: 11 years ago
Posts: 1,668

Yeah that could be but I've heard of a few people making repairs already.

I was also asking about insurers and adjusters.

Re: Post-Maria insurance + repair success stories on STX?

Ca. Dreamers
March 16, 2018 08:16AM

Registered: 8 years ago
Posts: 384

No damage or claim here,

Have friends that are insured by AARP Real Legacy and report that have been treated much better than expected both by adjusters and company.

CD

Re: Post-Maria insurance + repair success stories on STX?

Darrin
March 16, 2018 11:08AM

Registered: 12 years ago
Posts: 40

USAA was awesome. They paid out my claim, and both of my son's claims quickly. A simple spreadsheet was all that was needed, and we were paid in less than three weeks on our renters policy. They even made sure they paid for food in the fridge that went bad. thumbs up

Re: Post-Maria insurance + repair success stories on STX?

lily1025
March 16, 2018 02:48PM

Registered: 8 years ago
Posts: 423

wow! i am so glad to hear that.others hve not been that lucky.

Re: Post-Maria insurance + repair success stories on STX?

vicanuck
March 16, 2018 04:25PM

Registered: 8 years ago
Posts: 2,285

I'm working with a public adjuster. No settlement yet but soon come. Very happy we went with a public adjuster to represent our interests. I'll be even happier when I get the check.

Re: Post-Maria insurance + repair success stories on STX?

SkysTheLimit
March 16, 2018 04:47PM

Registered: 11 years ago
Posts: 1,899

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vicanuck
I'm working with a public adjuster. No settlement yet but soon come. Very happy we went with a public adjuster to represent our interests. I'll be even happier when I get the check.

So are we. Real Legacy sent an adjuster from Spain that told us we would not meet our deductible. Public adjuster told us "nonsense". He was able to point out damage we didn't think about. Waiting for the detailed report after having the adjuster, an engineer, and an estimator put their heads together. Patiently waiting for a check we almost didn't get...

Re: Post-Maria insurance + repair success stories on STX?

vicanuck
March 16, 2018 04:59PM

Registered: 8 years ago
Posts: 2,285

Quote
SkysTheLimit
Quote
vicanuck
I'm working with a public adjuster. No settlement yet but soon come. Very happy we went with a public adjuster to represent our interests. I'll be even happier when I get the check.

So are we. Real Legacy sent an adjuster from Spain that told us we would not meet our deductible. Public adjuster told us "nonsense". He was able to point out damage we didn't think about. Waiting for the detailed report after having the adjuster, an engineer, and an estimator put their heads together. Patiently waiting for a check we almost didn't get...

Totally agree Sky...the public adjuster was awesome. Best thing I've ever done.

Re: Post-Maria insurance + repair success stories on STX?

quirion
March 16, 2018 11:51PM

Registered: 7 years ago
Posts: 428

Quote
Darrin
USAA was awesome. They paid out my claim, and both of my son's claims quickly. A simple spreadsheet was all that was needed, and we were paid in less than three weeks on our renters policy. They even made sure they paid for food in the fridge that went bad. thumbs up

Hmmm USAA wouldn't insure us here.....

Re: Post-Maria insurance + repair success stories on STX?

Darrin
March 17, 2018 07:23AM

Registered: 12 years ago
Posts: 40

USAA does renters and auto insurance, but does not offer home insurance.

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