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HCI Group InsurTech Platform Surpasses $10 Million

April 16, 2018

TAMPA, Fla., April 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HCI Group, Inc. (HCI) announced today that TypTap Insurance Company, HCI’s technology... Read more...

The NFIP is increasing rates soon. Is TypTap too? (Hint: we’re not!)

March 29, 2018

  Not a prank, the NFIP is raising rates on  April 1st   Spring has officially begun! We can expect... Read more...

Loss of Use: Do I have it on my flood policy?

March 21, 2018

What is Loss of Use? Loss of Use, or Additional Living Expense, may sound familiar from your homeowners insurance policy,... Read more...

Are You Prepared for Hurricane Season?

March 13, 2018

As you know, hurricane season officially begins on June 1st each year. While that may seem like a long time... Read more...

What is an Elevation Certificate?

March 7, 2018

Let me start with some great news! TypTap does not require an elevation certificate to purchase a flood policy. We... Read more...

What is a flood insurance deductible and how does it work?

March 1, 2018

Like most other insurance products, your flood insurance has a deductible as part of the policy. But what exactly is... Read more...

What is a Flood?

February 21, 2018

TypTap is based in Florida so as you might imagine Hurricane Irma has been a big topic of conversation over... Read more...

What Does Private Market Flood and Admitted Mean?

February 6, 2018

Flood insurance can be a complex subject for those who don’t have experience in the industry. To make it more... Read more...

Who is TypTap?

January 31, 2018

So, who is TypTap you’re wondering? TypTap is Florida’s FIRST admitted, Private Market stand-alone flood insurance carrier. It’s a mouthful,... Read more...

HCI Group Appoints Former E.W. Blanch CEO, Ted Blanch, as President of TypTap

June 6, 2016

ISSUER DIRECT: TAMPA, Fla., June 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HCI Group, Inc. (NYSE:HCI), a holding company primarily engaged in homeowners insurance,... Read more...

Kevin Mitchell and Paresh Patel see a big opportunity in the Florida flood insurance market. Photo by Mark Wemple
Tap into it

May 6, 2016

BUSINESS OBSERVER: The Florida flood insurance market, valued by the Federal Emergency Management Agency at just less than $1 billion,... Read more...

A Look at TypTap, the newest program of Homeowner’s Choice, Inc.

May 1, 2016

PARTNER CONNECTIONS: Forget what you thought you knew about obtaining flood insurance. TypTap Insurance Company, a newly-formed HCI Group, Inc.... Read more...

HCI Group Launches

March 9, 2016

ISSUER DIRECT: Online Platform Provides Quotes in Seconds and a Policy in Minutes TAMPA, Fla., March 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)... Read more...

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New company says it’s Florida’s first licensed solely to sell flood insurance

March 8, 2016

SUN SENTINEL: The first property insurance company that responded to Florida legislators’ 2013 call for more private flood solutions says... Read more...