Louisiana Citizens Property Insurance Corp http://wwno.org en Citizens Rates Rising by Average of 7.7 Percent http://wwno.org/post/citizens-rates-rising-average-77-percent <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The state's property insurer of last resort has proposed raising homeowner's rates an average of 7.7 percent statewide this year.</p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 03:00:00 +0000 The Associated Press 26970 at http://wwno.org Citizens pays $61 million to settle storm claims http://wwno.org/post/citizens-pays-61-million-settle-storm-claims <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">A state-run insurance company of last resort has agreed to settle two remaining class-action lawsuits tied to claims handled after hurricanes Katrina and Rita for $61 million.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 18:41:42 +0000 The Associated Press 20027 at http://wwno.org Citizens receives over 13,000 claims from Isaac http://wwno.org/post/citizens-receives-over-13000-claims-isaac <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">Louisiana's property insurer of last resort says Hurricane Isaac has resulted in over 13,000 claims and they expect more to come.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 18:36:06 +0000 The Associated Press 20025 at http://wwno.org Citizens Board Agrees to 10 Percent Rate Cut http://wwno.org/post/citizens-board-agrees-10-percent-rate-cut <p>BATON ROUGE &mdash; The board governing <font color="red">Louisiana&#39;s</font> property insurer of last resort has agreed to drop rates by 10 percent across a dozen south <font color="red">Louisiana</font> parishes, with the rate cut retroactive to June 7, when the reduction was signed into law.</p><p>The $16 million annual rate cut is for customers of the <font color="red">Louisiana</font> Citizens Property Insurance Corp.</p> Fri, 29 Jun 2012 14:58:10 +0000 The Associated Press 14851 at http://wwno.org