Homeowners Insurance: The National Market and Trends

The presentation given by Steven N. Weisbart, CLU, senior vice president and chief economist of the Insurance Information Institute, at the Residential Property Insurance SymposiumCharlotte, NC, first explores the net written premiums of the past several years and compares these with rising costs due to catastrophes. Then this presentation goes into demographic and macroeconomic forces affecting homeowners insurance with an brighter outlook for the future. The study explores highly variable P/C claims drivers, catastrophes, and investments.


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