Category: Commercial

Commercial
// September 2, 2021

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The fitness industry has been significantly affected this past year. An increased focus on mental health, along with restrictions resulting in a more sedentary lifestyle, has forced gyms to reevaluate existing services in order to accommodate the needs of members. According to Bloomberg, 75% of consumers said they will return to pre-pandemic routines and the…

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Commercial
// September 2, 2021

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Businesses buy insurance to protect themselves from financial losses due to claims or suits arising out of negligence that causes bodily injury or property damage. Sometimes, these losses exceed the limits afforded on a primary commercial general liability policy, creating the need for excess and umbrella insurance. Some insurance purchasers may feel that an excess…

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Commercial
// June 1, 2021

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The past year has been a challenge for many. Shuttered living and the inability to dine out and attend festivals, concerts, sporting events and more have not only impacted our daily lives but also hit the heart of many small business operators — including the concessionaires and vendors whose livelihoods depend on these events and…

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Commercial
// June 1, 2021

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As we head into summer, the demand for short-term vacation rental condominiums continues to rise. iPropertyManagement.com reports the vacation rental industry is growing, even during periods of economic difficulty, due in part to vacation time being seen as essential to mental and physical well-being. Many travelers are forgoing the traditional hotel experience in favor of…

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Commercial
// March 4, 2021

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Home has always been a special place, but how we view our homes has changed substantially over the past year. No longer are our homes simply our main places to eat and rest. Now, they have turned into our workplaces, classrooms, fitness centers and places of entertainment. As a result of spending so much more…

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Commercial
// March 4, 2021

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March will mark the one-year anniversary of the stay-at-home order in the U.S. This has necessitated many changes in our daily lives that will have long-term impacts. One positive from this increased time at home is the uptick in home improvement projects. According to NerdWallet, 61% of Americans have invested in their homes by completing…

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Commercial
// December 3, 2020

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The U.S. economy has been through a lot in 2020. Between social unrest and a deadly virus forcing citizens to stay at home, people’s lives have been changed forever. Some small businesses have been forced to close their doors while others haven’t felt the same impact. Everyday activities, like going to the gym, eating out…

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Commercial
// December 3, 2020

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According to many HVAC professionals, the biggest concern for vacant buildings during the winter season is frozen pipes. Frozen and ruptured pipes usually lead to water damage, which can be extensive if undiscovered for even a short period of time. However, that’s not the only concern vacant building owners need to have during the winter…

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Commercial
// September 3, 2020

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Finding mental, physical and emotional enrichment is key to balancing your overall health, especially during challenging times. Both adults and children seek out specialty trainers, educators and instructors to assist with improving certain skills or even learning new ones. In the current environment, consumers are challenged to adjust to new ways of achieving this goal,…

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Commercial
// September 3, 2020

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Bars and restaurants have been hit hard by social distancing guidelines. According to Yelp, the restaurant industry reflects the highest total business closures, with 26,160 closures in the U.S. — and 60% of these closures being permanent. This industry has also been challenged because limited social gathering protocols continued throughout the summer months, traditionally some…

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Commercial
// June 8, 2020

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Amid a global pandemic affecting industries worldwide, lawn care maintenance is still business as usual in the U.S. In fact, this industry continues to grow at a steady rate and shows no signs of slowing down. According to a study done by IBISWorld, landscaping services are closing in on being a $100 billion market sector,…

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Commercial
// June 8, 2020

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Truckers and delivery drivers are needed now more than ever. They play an essential role in moving goods from place to place, whether it’s a tractor trailer hauling bulk goods or a local delivery driver delivering groceries to a person’s home. Many trucking operations and personal delivery services are experiencing a rush to hire more…

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