State-Run Insurer Seeks 11% Rate Hike Request Comes as Private Market’s Turmoil Continues

Source: Insurance News Net Date Published: April 2, 2022 Citizens Property Insurance Corp., the state-run “insurer of last resort,” is proposing an across-the-board rate hike of nearly 11%, the highest increase allowed by law. The request comes as Florida’s private property insurance market sinks deeper into turmoil, insurance industry analysts said, driven in part by roof-replacement fraud and…