After the fire...
Last updated 12/27/2007 at Noon
Part 2 of a 3-part series
This is the second in a three-part series by Tim and Margaret O’Leary, whose Fallbrook home was destroyed by fire in November 2003 and has since been rebuilt. This installment focuses on the insurance difficulties that can follow a fire.
Most people don’t worry about their house burning down or getting blindsided when their homeowner’s insurance falls far short of the cost to rebuild. I have a word of advice for you: Worry.
Houses can and do burn down, often and for many reasons. The spate of wildfires that have crisscrossed most of San Diego C...