Tag: insurance underwriting

ATTOM’s Building Permit Data: A Leading Choice for Home Insurance Providers

ATTOM’s Building Permit Data: A Leading Choice for Home Insurance Providers

  ATTOM’s Building Permit Data: Why It’s the Leading Choice for One Home Insurance Provider As a home insurance provider, we recently partnered with ATTOM to provide us with building permit data on our policyholders’ properties. This data has been key in helping us to accurately assess risk when it comes to underwriting. In this… Read More »

Improving the Underwriting Process with ATTOM’s Building Permit Data

Improving the Underwriting Process with ATTOM’s Building Permit Data

As home insurers, we are always looking for ways to improve the efficiency of our underwriting process. Since partnering with ATTOM this year, we have been able to gain critical insights into the historical and real-time characteristics of our policyholders’ properties. ATTOM’s robust building permit data provides us with the key insights we need in… Read More »

Bulk Data Licensing, Property Data, and Risk Assessments in Home Insurance: An Underwriter’s Guide

Bulk Data Licensing, Property Data, and Risk Assessments in Home Insurance: An Underwriter’s Guide

As a home insurance underwriter, there are several key parameters you likely take into account when assessing for risk and calculating insurance premiums. Ensuring you have access to the breath of data required to feed into a mortgage insurance system is key to correctly analyzing risk factors that may result in large pay-outs for an… Read More »

Underwriting, Assessing Risk, Big Data

Underwriting, Assessing Risk, Big Data

Catastrophes have rewritten the rules of the insurance game. Before Hurricane Andrew, in 1992, insurers essentially guessed at what the financial damages would be if a disaster struck. Turns out, they drastically underestimated what the losses might be. And they suffered the consequences. Smart underwriters don’t guess. They use the kinds of cutting-edge parcel mapping… Read More »