Insurance to Value

Verisk report shows reconstruction costs reverse trend in U.S.

Verisk Insurance Solutions released its 360Value ®  Quarterly Cost Update on reconstruction costs for the third quarter. As the housing market has recovered, the rate of increase for overall...

360Value® quarterly cost updates show an improving housing market

360Value ® recently released its quarterly cost updates on reconstruction costs, and the news was good for the U.S. housing market. All states experienced a modest annual increase in total...

Which home characteristics have the greatest impact on replacement cost estimates?

Does a property have a garage or just a driveway? How many fireplaces are in the house? Are the exterior walls wood, vinyl, or brick? What’s the slope of the property? On what type of foundation do...