General insurance companies are now offering cover for cash lost in transit from the ATM to home, chain snatching while on the road and also alternate accommodation for hotel stay in case of damage to home.
The real estate sector is expecting Budget 2017 to give greater relief to first time home buyers, more incentives on home loan and introduction of tax relief on home insurance
Since, house is one‘s biggest financial asset introducing income tax exemption on premium paid will push more people to opt for home insurance.
'Gruh Suraksha' offers a suite of tailored offerings catering to the needs of diverse customer segments-ranging from those with annual income of Rs 5 lakh to more than a crore, the company said in a statement.
There are losses that the insurer will not pay for.
From fire to earthquake, most calamities are uncertain and damage from them can burn a hole in your pocket. Buy home insurance to tackle such a situation.
A common and recurring belief in almost all areas struck by a natural disaster is (a) none saw it coming, and (b) none were properly insured.
Though the home is the most expensive asset for most Indians, rarely people buy home insurance on their own.
A lot more than your lifetime savings go into building a house, and then making it a home.
This, despite the fact, that 62 percent of those surveyed were aware of the benefits of a home insurance policy, a company statement said.
Tax benefits may create awareness when it comes to property insurance, a category most individual insurance buyer neglect.
Natural disasters like floods in Chennai, make many home owners worry about their homes and belongings. Home insurance can come of their rescue.
Home is the biggest asset for most Indians. Buying home insurance ensures peace of mind in most cases.
Borrowing for your home changes the asset liability mix of an individual. Home loan also changes the insurance needs of the borrower.
Watch the interview of Hemant Rustagi, Wiseinvest Advisors with Sumaira Abidi on CNBC-TV18, in which he shared his reading and outlook on home and motor insurance and its importance.
Insuring one's home is a must. However never cut corners by opting for the lowest quote. Be detailed when you go shopping for home insurance.
Home insurance premium should enjoy tax rebate. Insurance premium for covering small and medium enterprise risks could be exempted from service Tax.
Home insurance is not something that appears at the top of the shopping list. Also there are many misconceptions about home insurance. Here are five myths that can adversely affect your home insurance buying decision.
Despite the real estate boom in the recent past, where people have increasingly investing in property, the demand for property insurance has largely remained stagnant.
The low penetration in Indian general insurance segment got India's finance minister worried but insurance watchdog, IRDA, is ensuring they leave no stone unturned to set things right.
MakaanIQ explains the importance of having a home insurance policy in India. It lists out how these things are beneficial from an investment perspective.
Mumbai-based PersonalFN explains whether home loan insurance is the best option to cover your liability.
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, personal finance expert, Pankaj Mathpal of Optima Money Managers explained the conpect of home insurance and various aspects of the same.
A home is a place where dreams are built, memories are treasured and relationships are reinforced. Buying and owning a dream home is an aspiration all of us have and it is one of the most important financial decisions you will need to make.