Landlord’s Insurance

Learn about Landlord’s / Owner’s Insurance with Champion Family Insurance.

Landlord insurance, also known as Dwelling Fire insurance, is essential for property owners who rent out their homes or properties to tenants. At Champion Family Insurance, we understand the importance of protecting your investment and financial interests.

Unlike standard homeowner’s insurance, which primarily covers owner-occupied residences, our landlord insurance provides comprehensive protection against financial losses arising from rental properties. Whether you are a professional landlord with multiple properties or an accidental landlord renting out a former residence, having a landlord insurance policy with Champion Family Insurance is crucial for safeguarding your investment.

What does landlord / Owner insurance cover?

At Champion Family Insurance, our landlord insurance offers comprehensive coverage, protecting both the physical structure of the rental property and the landlord’s liability.

1. Property Protection:

1). Fire damage

2). Storm damage (including lightning, wind, hail, etc.)

3). Vandalism and malicious acts, Theft or burglary damage

4). Water damage (excludes flood damage, which requires a separate policy)

2. Liability Coverage:

Our landlord insurance provides liability protection in case of lawsuits or claims made against the landlord due to accidents or incidents that occur on the rental property. For instance, if a tenant has a slip-and-fall accident on broken stairs, our liability coverage will help with legal expenses and potential settlements.


Frequently Asked Questions about Landlord / Owner Insurance:

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While landlord insurance is not mandated by law, it is often required by lenders if you have a mortgage on the rental property. Standard homeowners' insurance typically does not cover rental properties, leaving you vulnerable to potential financial losses without landlord insurance from Champion Family Insurance.

Yes, at Champion Family Insurance, our landlord insurance provides coverage for loss of rental income if the property becomes uninhabitable due to a covered loss, such as fire or storm damage. However, it may not cover losses resulting from a tenant's inability to pay rent due to financial issues.

Generally, yes. Our landlord insurance typically covers damages caused by tenants. However, landlords commonly collect a security deposit from tenants to cover such situations.

No, standard landlord insurance policies do not cover eviction costs. If you want protection against eviction expenses, you may need to explore separate eviction insurance options.

No, a landlord's insurance policy does not cover a tenant's personal belongings. Tenants are responsible for protecting their possessions by obtaining renters' insurance, which is highly recommended by Champion Family Insurance and other landlords.


At Champion Family Insurance, we understand the unique needs of landlords and the risks they face when renting out their homes or properties. Our landlord insurance is a vital safeguard, providing peace of mind and protecting your investment from various risks while also offering liability coverage in case of unforeseen accidents. Make sure to review your policy carefully, assess your coverage needs, and consider additional protection options like eviction insurance or flood insurance, depending on your property's location and specific risks. Encouraging your tenants to acquire renters' insurance is also a prudent step to ensure their belongings are adequately protected. Trust Champion Family Insurance to provide the right coverage for your landlord insurance needs.