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Insurance-based home buying tips

Shopping for a new home this summer? If avoiding costly insurance claims ranks high on your list, keep your eyes peeled in the following places when perusing properties:

Roof: An aging roof is one prone to water damage and costly insurance claims.

Chimney: One that is poorly constructed, or dirty, can cause a fire.

Wiring: An outdated electrical panel and/or faulty wiring poses another fire risk.

Plumbing: Water damage is no joke, especially when it comes to your invaluable personal belongings.

While sellers should disclose details, buyers keen on due diligence can order a claims report online.

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– Hannah Van Sickle, The Arizona 100

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