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cwallace
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Which carrier is best for hotels?

Post by cwallace » Wed Feb 16, 2011 2:48 pm

We are trying to write more hotel/motel business and would like to know the best carriers from someone who has directly worked with them. Any suggestions?

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Re: Which carrier is best for hotels?

Post by sohanpatel » Thu Feb 17, 2011 12:24 pm

Where are the hotels located?

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Re: Which carrier is best for hotels?

Post by Greeninsurancebroker » Thu Feb 17, 2011 1:32 pm

Call Eric or Dusty at Mainstay Insurance Group, go to mainstayins.com,
and do remember to read about agpom.org. Lots of value !!

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Re: Which carrier is best for hotels?

Post by cwallace » Thu Feb 17, 2011 2:28 pm

Northern California area hotels/ motels

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Re: Which carrier is best for hotels?

Post by CMAllen » Fri Feb 18, 2011 12:05 pm

Hi! Sequoia is a great market, as is Fireman's Fund and Travelers. From my experience, Travelers has more underwriting issues and they all rate differently. If you do not have direct access to these markets, Networked has these carriers and a bit more, but they can be challenging to work with.

All the best,
-Carrie-

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Re: Which carrier is best for hotels?

Post by JAM » Tue Feb 22, 2011 8:26 pm

Farmers has a new and competitive program. I wrote one through an agent friend of mine recently. PM me if you are interested. You can always park it there and move it the following year.
Western commercial hub.
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Re: Which carrier is best for hotels?

Post by pecosins » Wed Mar 30, 2011 9:48 pm

cwallace wrote:Northern California area hotels/ motels
Did you find a company to write your risk? I can quote traveler for you if you send me the information. Chelsea at commercial@pecosinsurance.com

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Re: Which carrier is best for hotels?

Post by RAM » Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:41 am

What type of lines are you trying go after? We can offer a few if you want to check out our website www.ram-insurance.com

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Re: Which carrier is best for hotels?

Post by JAM » Wed Apr 27, 2011 5:52 pm

I just found that Allied does them as well. If you are intereted in a quote PM me. Right now Allied rates are very good in CA. They are basically buying market share.
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Re: Which carrier is best for hotels?

Post by sethm » Wed Nov 23, 2011 8:03 am

You can contact insurance.ca.gov. Try asking for a list of carriers. You can also post general questions or inquiries to insurance-related issues there.

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Re: Which carrier is best for hotels?

Post by fortiz » Tue Nov 29, 2011 5:59 pm

Philadelphia has a hotel program and can write in CA. In addition to Travelers, C N A and Capitol also have programs for hotels/motels but not sure if they can write in California.

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Re: Which carrier is best for hotels?

Post by robmejia » Wed Nov 30, 2011 3:24 am

There are a lot of choices of carriers that you may find on the net. However, it would be good to see the price range and offerings of the top carriers before making a choice. You wouldn't want to get into a hassle with a bad carrier which wouldn't be good for your business.

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