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New Years Resolution: Make Sure Your Apartment Is Insured

Posted December 1, 2014 at 10:00 am

2015 will be here before you know it, and you’re probably already thinking about the life-improving resolutions you’ll be making on New Years Eve. Exercise more, drink less, eat less junk food, be kind to strangers… all great ideas. Here’s one more: Make sure your apartment and all your belongings are insured. Maybe insuring your apartment […]

4 Tips on Decorating Safely this Holiday

Posted November 18, 2014 at 10:00 am

It’s a time to celebrate with your family and friends…and a time to be smart. Whether you’re celebrating with candles, stockings, or Christmas trees, an ounce of prevention can make sure your holidays don’t go from merry to scary. DECORATIONS — Use candles sparingly (if your apartment even allows them), and never leave them burning in a room that […]

4 Tips for Celebrating the Holidays Safely

Last modified November 3, 2014 at 12:28 pm

Thanksgiving is around the corner, ringing in the start of America’s holiday season. It’s a time to celebrate with your family and friends…and a time to be smart. Whether you’re celebrating with candles, Christmas trees, or cooking a huge meal, an ounce of prevention can make sure your holidays don’t go from merry to scary.   COOKING — Always […]

Someone Breaking Into Your Home… What Are the Odds?

Last modified October 6, 2014 at 10:11 am

Like it or not, the odds of winning the Powerball are about 1 in 175 million. Your chances of becoming a movie star are better, about 1 in 1.5 million. And the likelihood your home will be burglarized while you’re at work? According to a 2012 crime report by the FBI, about 1 in 36. […]

How One Woman Almost Flooded Her Apartment

Posted September 8, 2014 at 10:45 am

Sponsored By Gotham Brokerage Co., Inc. Let Gotham show you how getting NYC home insurance is fast, friendly, affordable, and easy. Created By BlankSlate   You would think people who work for insurance companies would be the most careful people in the world. But one of Gotham Brokerage’s own — who prefers to remain nameless […]

Insurance for the Apartment Mishaps You Think will Never Happen to You

Posted July 16, 2014 at 10:11 am

Sponsored By Gotham Brokerage Co., Inc. Let Gotham show you how getting NYC home insurance is fast, friendly, affordable, and easy. Created By BlankSlate   You don’t have to be unusually careless for something to go wrong in your home. Apartment insurance can help cover you when your momentary lapses of reason, or just plain […]

Some Things in NYC Are Still Fast (Like Getting Apartment Insurance)

Last modified June 4, 2014 at 5:07 pm

Sponsored By Gotham Brokerage Co., Inc. Let Gotham show you how getting NYC home insurance is fast, friendly, affordable, and easy. Created By BlankSlate   New Yorkers walk fast, talk fast, and do business faster than anyone else in the world. Which is why it’s so frustrating that everything in New York seems to takes […]