RALEIGH, N.C. - The North Carolina Department of Insurance announced on Jan. 3 that it received a filing from insurance companies requesting to raise homeowners insurance rates by a statewide average of approximately 25 percent, according to a news release from the Department of Insurance.
The filing also requests revisions to the geographic-rating territories for homeowners insurance.
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