Be prepared. These are some of the basic questions you may be asked in your application for insurance:
Is the home located in a known “problem” area such as a flood plain, or in an area prone to mudslides?
How old is the home?
____ years or built in _____
What type of roof does it have? (Shingle, steel, shakes, etc)
Roof type __________
How old is the roof?
_______ Years old or installed in _____
Is the home connected to municipal service or on a septic and well system?
Municipal services _____ Septic and well_______
What type of heating system does the home have (Oil, electric, solar, etc?)
Heating type ________
Is there any form of wood burning appliance in the home
Yes____ No ____
Is it certified? Yes____ No____
What type of electrical entry is there?
Does the home have smoke detectors?
Yes ____ NO____
How far is the home from the nearest fire hydrant or fire station?
___km from nearest hydrant _____ from nearest fire station
How you ever had an insurance policy declined or cancelled?
This information is by
The Canadian Real Estate Association