Glendale Heights, IL asked in Consumer Law, Insurance Bad Faith, Insurance Defense and Real Estate Law for Illinois

Q: what can I do if my mortgage company doesn’t pay my homeowners insurance?

I escrow my homeowners insurance and my mortgage company didn’t pay my homeowners insurance and now I have a leak in my kitchen. I tried resolving the issue with my mortgage company but they are not being responsive. What can I do? They still have not paid my homeowners insurance and have not approved my claim to fix my kitchen.

1 Lawyer Answer
James G. Ahlberg
James G. Ahlberg
  • Rochelle, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: Gather all the paperwork involving your situation and take it to an attorney. It's likely the mortgage company can be persuaded to do the right thing, or sued if they don't.

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