How does New England Insurance Underwriters compare with the Massachusetts FAIR Plan?

New England Insurance Underwriters (NEIU) offers better coverage and is more competitively priced than the Massachusetts FAIR Plan. Click here to see a side by side coverage comparison.

Who is National Specialty Insurance Company?

National Specialty Insurance Company was founded in 1993 and is rated “A” by AM Best and “A” (Excellent) by Fitch.

Who is New England Insurance Underwriters?

New England Insurance Underwriters Is an underwriting agency based in Portsmouth, NH. We have been insuring homeowners throughout New England for nearly twenty years.

How do I file a claim?

If you are a policyholder or an agent and want to file a claim, please click here.

What about homes that are rented occasionally (Air B&B, etc.)?

NEIU’s Home Sharing Host endorsement provides the $1,000,000 of liability coverage that’s required under MA law.

What limits are available for water and sewer back up?

Homeowners can purchase up to $25,000 in water and sewer back up coverage via endorsement.

I’m an agent. How do I get appointed with New England Insurance Underwriters?

Click here to download our Broker Appointment / Placement Agreement. Complete it and return it to info@neiuins.com.  Once we receive the completed form, we will be in touch with additional information about access to our platform.

Our agency is not located on Cape Cod, Nantucket or Martha’s Vineyard, but we do have insureds with homes in those places. Can I still access New England Insurance Underwriters?

Yes, it is possible. Just begin the appointment process by downloading our Broker Appointment / Placement Agreement. Complete it and return it to info@neiuins.com.  Once we receive the completed form, we will be in touch with additional information about access to our platform.

Our agency has Coastal Homeowners risks, but they are not located on Cape Cod, Nantucket or Martha’s Vineyard. Can we become appointed with New England Insurance Underwriters?

While our admitted Coastal Homeowners program is only available on Cape Cod, Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard, we are able to offer a competitive non-admitted product for coastal properties in other parts of New England.

Do you insure homes that are built over water?

New England Insurance Underwriters does not insure homes that are built over water on piers or pilings.

Do you write Flood Insurance?

Yes, we do. Our affiliated company, New England Flood Insurance, writes private-market flood insurance through appointed agents at rates that are 15-25% less that federal flood program.