Tag: Tenant Insurance Rocky River

Home Sweet Home: Do I Need Renters Insurance?

When to get Renters Insurance for Your Place It's one of the most misunderstood insurance products on the market. If you live in an apartment or have a child renting an apartment at college, renters insurance is a must. Renters insurance protects you from losses caused by theft, natural disasters or a lawsuit. Yet many renters don't have such insurance. Data from a 2013 Insurance Information Institute poll revealed that only 35 percent of...

Questions You Should Ask Before Signing a Lease

Moving into a new rental property is such an exciting process! Sure, it's also super time-consuming and can be pretty demanding, but finally settling in can bring so much joy. I recently made the move from my college house into a full-on adult apartment and I was giddy with anticipation! Anything that came my way from the apartment complex was immediately completed and returned, all...

Tenant’s Improvements to the Premises

A common circumstance surrounding commercial leases involves the tenant making alterations, or improvements to the rented premises. A strip mall retail location could be used for many different types of tenants. It is unreasonable to assume that the premises is already set up to handle any type of tenant from a clothing store to a restaurant. For example, a new tenant might have to build...

Tenant Improvements

When a tenant makes permanent improvements to a leased building, the improvements usually become the property of the building owner. The tenant gains the ability to use and enjoy the improvement or betterment during the period of the lease. Examples of improvements could be air conditioning, office partitions, lighting fixtures, or special electrical or plumbing installations necessary to run your business. The commercial property policy...