Advice News Blog

Welcome to Humberview Insurance’s News section. This is our blog where we share information, news and advice as it may relate to insurance, business and landlords. We are an insurance brokerage with headquarters in Toronto, Canada. We provide car insurancehome insurancelandlord insurance and business insurance across Ontario, Canada.

Some of our information may be directly related to insurance and others general information regarding broader topics. Our goal is to give you information and we hope that you share it or join in on the conversation in the comments section below.

That being said, we must expressly state that this is for general information only and is meant for you, our reader to be thought provoking. We will not warrant or guarantee the accuracy of the information because before making any decisions regarding insurance or any other matters it is best to speak with a licensed individual as every situation is unique and information should not be relied upon as specific to your situation. We wish you all the best and hope to hear from you, thank you.

  • 10 Tips to Protect Your Home from Water Damage

    10 Tips to Protect Your Home from Water Damage

    After today’s rain storm in Toronto we thought it might be a good idea to go over a few ways you as a home owner or landlord can protect your house and property from water damage. 1.Clean gutters of leaves and debris Rainfall on your roof needs a proper channel to exit the roof and…

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  • What Affects Your Car Insurance Rates

    What Affects Your Car Insurance Rates

    In today’s day and age with advanced computers and algorithms the calculation of car insurance rates is no longer a simple feat. In the past, it was common for an Ontario car insurance broker to grab a book of rates, look at your age, vehicle and location and calculate an accurate car insurance quote. Today,…

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  • What Every Canadian Driver Should Have in Their Car

    What Every Canadian Driver Should Have in Their Car

    A Dash Cam. That’s right, we believe every Canadian driver should have a dash cam in their car. Let’s face it, car insurance is expensive without any accidents or tickets. If you are a good driver that drives cautiously and obeys the rules of the road, why wouldn’t you want to have a dash cam…

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  • Toronto & Potholes

    Toronto & Potholes

    Were you driving within Toronto recently and suffered damage to your rims or tires due to a pothole? In some cases you may be eligible for compensation from the City of Toronto. Click here to begin an application process to see if you are entitled to compensation. https://www.toronto.ca/city-government/accountability-operations-customer-service/complaints-claims-compliments/make-a-claim-against-the-city/pothole-claims/ March is also the peak season for…

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  • 10 Things You Should Be Prepared for Becoming a Landlord or Homeowner

    10 Things You Should Be Prepared for Becoming a Landlord or Homeowner

    When you are getting ready to buy a home whether for yourself or as an investment property you should always be prepared for the unexpected. Whether you can do things yourself or you have to hire someone it is always good to know what to do in a situation that requires maintenance or if something…

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  • Moving from British Columbia to Ontario? Don’t Forget to Pack Your Driving Record.

    Moving from British Columbia to Ontario? Don’t Forget to Pack Your Driving Record.

    f you are moving from B.C. to Ontario it is important that you have a copy of your insurance and claims history record from the ICBC – Insurance Corporation of British Columbia. You can Order your Insurance and Claims History Record VIA ICBC’s Website by Clicking Here Get Your Record » Why Do You Need…

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