As the resilient people of Louisiana seek to rebuild their lives after the devastation brought to their shores by Hurricane Ida, we at Vishio Forry seek to provide resources for all those affected by this storm. The resources below are a starting point but are by no means exhaustive.  Statewide Helpful Phone Numbers If you […]

Commercial property owners purchase commercial property insurance to protect themselves and/or their company from hazards such as fire, water damage, wind, lightning, theft, and/or natural disasters. Commercial property insurance offers similar, but often time more complex, protections to residential property insurance that many consumers may already be at least somewhat familiar with, but in many […]

Let’s start with the obvious – in the absence of negligence a building just does not collapse. Now, the not so obvious – determining the negligent and liable parties after a building collapses is a complex process. Many factors may contribute to lack of maintenance or construction defects that results in a building becoming structurally […]

Homeowner associations (HOAs) are responsible for maintaining residential communities, from shared pools and gyms to landscaping, siding, and roofs. HOA bylaws outline which homeowner responsibilities belong to the unit owner and which belong to the association. These responsibilities can differ from community to community, but generally, when shared community space is damaged, directors of the […]

Florida is welcoming more new northern transplants than ever before, resulting in double-digit increases in both single-family home and condo/townhouse sales. Real estate professionals are pointing to the pandemic as motivation for many people living in high-taxed northern states making the move to save money and escape winter weather for good.  Single-family home sales in […]