X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

A fire in an 18 unit apartment building (no negligence on the part of the landlord), shut the entire building down. The city put up the tenants for a period of time until they were able to find permanent housing and subsequently billed the landlord for the temporary housing expense and put a lien on the property in the amount of $20,801.16.

The policy pays for tenant moving of contents with a $10,000.00 limit, which was exceeded, but the insurance company denied coverage for the housing cost under the building section of the policy, as well as under extra expense.

This premium content is locked for
Insurance Coverage Law Center subscribers only.

Start a free trial to enjoy unlimited access to the single source of objective legal analysis, practical insights, and news for the insurance industry.

  • Access the most current expert analysis and daily developments across jurisdictions
  • Solve complex research issues with expert tools and intelligence
  • Tap into insurance coverage expert guidance

Already have an account?
For enterprise-wide or corporate access, please contact our Sales Department at 1-800-543-0874 or email [email protected].

ICLC Staff Writer

 

Copyright © 2022 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.