Homeowners need to be aware of their home’s replacement cost, as this value is what will determine any claim settlement. Replacement cost is the actual cost to replace any personal property or structure to its pre-loss condition. Replacement cost can change from year to year, regardless of real estate trends.
How To Determine Your Replacement Cost
The most important thing you can do to determine the replacement values of your personal property is to create a home inventory.
Having an accurate replacement cost is critical in having the right amount of insurance.