Zillow Advice: Home Buying - Are you able to tell me an approximate cost for hurricane insurance, per $1000? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-you-able-to-tell-me-an-approximate-cost-for-hurricane-insurance-per-1000/491067/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Hurricane insurance rates ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-you-able-to-tell-me-an-approximate-cost-for-hurricane-insurance-per-1000/491067/ Hurricane insurance rates are based on the build quality of your house. You can get considerable discounts if you have a system in place to protect all windows and doors (shutters, panels, hurricane rated windows etc). In addition, it's important how the roof is anchored to the frame of the house. In coastal Lee County the hurricane rating for windows in new construction just went up from 160MPH to 190MPH. Each home is different, and in order to get a somewhat accurate quote, you need to talk to an insurance agent with the property address available. Thu, 01 Aug 2013 20:32:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-you-able-to-tell-me-an-approximate-cost-for-hurricane-insurance-per-1000/491067/ 2013-08-01T20:32:00Z other considerations are ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-you-able-to-tell-me-an-approximate-cost-for-hurricane-insurance-per-1000/491067/ other considerations are flood zone, elevation, age, construction, etc, etc, etc. A good insurance agent will only quote when they have an exact address. Mon, 06 May 2013 21:59:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-you-able-to-tell-me-an-approximate-cost-for-hurricane-insurance-per-1000/491067/ 2013-05-06T21:59:00Z Call an insurance agent who ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-you-able-to-tell-me-an-approximate-cost-for-hurricane-insurance-per-1000/491067/ Call an insurance agent who knows your area.&nbsp;&nbsp; there is a lot more to the calculations than $/$1000.<br/><br/> Mon, 06 May 2013 20:59:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Are-you-able-to-tell-me-an-approximate-cost-for-hurricane-insurance-per-1000/491067/ 2013-05-06T20:59:00Z