How long does it usually take to obtain homeowners or renters insurance?

I'm not familiar with buying home or renters insurance. How long do you have to wait to get coverage?

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Thanks for the question! It can take anywhere from a few minutes to a couple of days to purchase a policy. The good news is that most companies can offer same-day or next-day coverage for homeowners and renters insurance. If you want to expedite the process, be sure to have the right documents (mortgage contract, current insurance policy, etc.) and details about your property (build, materials, heating type, recent renovations and repairs, etc.) on hand.
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Savannah Grabek
Answered on Mar 01, 2021
Savannah Grabek is an expert in Personal Lines insurance. She has 5 years experience in the insurance industry. Savannah began her carrier working with just property insurance and is now tenured in all personal line including home, auto, motorcycle, boat and umbrella. She previously worked for GEICO and has now been working with Jerry insurance for the past year. Savannah lives in New York with her son, fiancé, and puppy Bear. In her free time she enjoys spending quality time with her family and hiking with her dog.
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