The Dallas insurance attorneys at Smith Kendall, PLLC, have worked with and represented property management companies, multi-family property, and apartment insureds whose properties have sustained significant damage to their buildings and structures, whether from weather-related losses such as hail and wind, or mechanical and man-made losses such as fire and water damage.
Policyholders expect to be paid promptly based on the terms of their coverage. However, sometimes insurers delay the payments, or even fail to deliver on their commitments. After an insured’s loss, this is understandably frustrating. The Dallas apartment and multi-family home insurance bad faith attorneys have helped many people, including businesses and property owners, in similar situations recover what they’re owed by their insurers.
In addition to making sure the insurance company timely and fully pays the underlying property damages, apartments and large multi-family property insureds also must address the ongoing loss of rental income if the damages necessitated that tenants move or relocate. Many such commercial insurance policies provide coverage for loss of rent or business interruption for the period of restoration (i.e., how long it takes to reasonably repair the covered damages).
The multi-family and apartment insurance claim attorneys at Smith Kendall, PLLC, are experienced in dealing with commercial property insurance companies and their adjusters and experts. Whether your commercial property loss claim needs a certified hygienist to assess the extent of water damage, a water damage restoration expert to properly address and remediate water and/or fire damage, a fire causation professional to assist in determining the cause of a fire, or a qualified certified professional accountant experienced in dealing with large apartment loss business income claims, the attorneys at Smith Kendall, PLLC, can help you make sure you get the coverage your entitled to under your insurance policy.
There are numerous reasons that an apartment or multi-family property owner may file a claim, including damages stemming from:
An experienced insurance lawyer will be able to help you understand the more obscure terms of your policy and fight for proper compensation should your claim be wrongfully denied.
If your insurance company has delayed, denied, or underpaid your commercial property insurance claim, please call the Dallas apartment damage insurance claim lawyers of Smith Kendall, PLLC at (214) 361-6124 to discuss your claim.