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Who to get insurance from?

Our boat insurance was canceled as Safeco no longer insures boats over some length. We used to pay $365 for a 35' sailboat.

Now the few quotes I have are in the $900 range.

I need help on this.
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you are not alone- be thankful that is all you have been quoted- the world of boat insurance has changed drastically post-Katrina and the other Florida hurricanes. IMSI in Annapolis has a great reputation as a quality and fair source of insurance. (search all the previous threads on insurance- there's a lot of information already out there). Good luck.
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I second IMSI call and ask for Bob Bell did a great job for us.
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If you're in North Carolina, and want an Agreed Value policy, I doubt that you'll find one for that price. It would help if you said where you keep your boat, and what kind of boat it is.

I would recommend you call a good marine insurance broker, rather than trying to find coverage on your own. I've used Christine Hartge, from Hartge Insurance, and she was able to get me an excellent agreed-value policy for a good deal less than the competing companies were.

Hartge Insurance Associates
P.O. Box 250
Galesville, MD 20765
Phone: 1 (800) 999-5251/410 867-6666
Fax: 410 867-6664
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Progressive was cheapest we could find. agreed value.
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