Buying a Home and Your Insurance Needs

   This publication includes information on:

Title Insurance
Homeowner's Insurance
Flood Insurance
Private Mortgage Insurance
Other Insurance Options to Consider

Buying a Home and Your Insurance Needs is available to be downloaded below. Also available to be downloaded below is a Personal Property Home Inventory. Note, however, that you will need an Adobe Acrobat Reader to view or print the publications, which you can download at no cost from Adobe .

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If you have questions or concerns about your insurance company or agent, write to the insurance company or agent involved. Keep a copy of the letter you write. If you do not receive satisfactory answers, please contact:

Office of the Commissioner of Insurance
P.O. Box 7873
Madison, WI 53707-7873
(608) 266-0103

For information on filing a complaint with the Insurance Commissioner's Office, call:

Insurance Complaint Helpline
1-800-236-8517 (Statewide)
(608) 266-0103 (Madison)

Deaf, hearing, or speech impaired callers may reach OCI through WI TRS.

For your convenience, a complaint form is included on OCI's Web Site.