We are an independent insurance agency located in Chicago, IL and serving individuals, families, and businesses throughout Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Wisconsin. Since we’re an independent agency, we represent over 25 insurance carriers. That means we work for you to find you the right blend of service, coverage, and price.
Since 1976, our agency has strived to provide each of our clients with personalized and prompt service. We want to help secure your future by preparing you for the planned and the unexpected. By getting to know you and your unique risks, we can help you find the right insurance coverage for your needs and your budget. That way, you have peace of mind knowing you’re protected.
Lakeview Insurance + Erie Insurance
We work with Erie Insurance to bring you comprehensive insurance protection.
Lakeview Insurance + Keystone
We strive to uphold Keystone’s long-standing commitment to service.
“I've been a customer now for a little over a year and am very happy with the level of service and product offering from Lakeview. Best in town.”Eliot Balistreri
“I've been with Lakeview Insurance since 1979 and have never considered switching because of the personalized service I've received.”Paulette Bezazian
“The personal attention I receive from Lakeview Insurance is invaluable. I am extremely pleased using them for all my insurance needs.”William Oleary
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Any betterments, improvements, alterations, or additions made to your condominium are subject to damage. However, it’s important to make sure they’re covered appropriately.
Be sure to obtain coverage for any betterments, improvements, alterations, and additions made to the unit. This includes, but is not limited to, kitchen cabinets, built-in wall units, wall-to-wall carpeting, wallpaper, paint, bathroom fixtures, tile and wood flooring, and more.
Unpredictable losses can occur to your property due to burglary, fire, water damage, storm, and more.
Personal property, such as furniture, rugs, TVs, stereos, clothes, and more may be covered under your basic insurance policy. However, items like jewelry, furs, silverware, antiques, collectibles, and other valuables should likely be insured separately.
Additional living expenses can be incurred if there is damage to your unit due to a fire, storm, or other event resulting in your need to live at a temporary residence.
Ensure you have the proper coverage in case you need to live elsewhere for a little while. Coverage usually includes hotel bills, restaurant meals, and other living expenses incurred while your residence is being repaired or rebuilt.
You're responsible if a guest in your unit trips and falls or sustains an injury while on your property or if you cause damage to other units.
Be sure that you have coverage for claims made against you for bodily injury or property damage caused by your negligence, whether intentional or not. This might include damage to other units in the building, perhaps caused by a leaking pipe in your unit or otherwise.
You're responsible if a guest is injured while on your property and you may be required to pay their medical expenses.
Ensure your insurance policy covers this risk. In the event a person is injured in your unit, he or she can submit medical bills to your insurance company. Medical expenses are usually paid without a liability claim being filed against you, with typical limits ranging from $1,000 to $5,000.
If your building owner or association suffers a loss and doesn't have adequate insurance coverage of their own, they may require you to help pay for the loss via an assessment.
Consider loss assessment coverage to protect yourself in the event of an assessment caused either by a property (building) or liability loss. A range of limits may be available.
Physical damage can happen in many ways. As one example, suppose a fire unexpectedly breaks out in the utility closet and consumes the building causing significant damage.
Be sure your condominium owner, association, or corporation carries a comprehensive policy to cover the risk of physical damage. It’s important to know what the policy includes and what it doesn’t, which could range from covering just the shell of the building to including things like floors and walls.
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Make sure you cover the unique risks you face with condo insurance.
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