Don’t Forget Renter’s Insurance!


Because this blog is connected with a rental company, I sometimes address issues renters face. Recently I decided to track down an old friend in order to ask her about something you might not think about when you rent, but you should. Renter’s insurance doesn’t cost a lot, and that’s especially true when you bundle it with other types of insurance, as people tend to do. Because Alea Bruggeman has been a good friend whose upbeat attitude lifts my spirits whenever I run into her, I recommend her unconditionally as an agent for renters insurance as well as other types of insurance. In order to contact her, call 513-985-9300 or email at I also recommend checking her website,, for more information. Her office is located at: 9737 Kenwood Rd, Blue Ash, OH 45242, and her office hours are 10am-6pm M-F and Sat 9-12 (with evenings and additional hours by appointment).

An agent with American Family Insurance in Blue Ash, Alea has been a Clifton resident for six years. Alea attended Xavier University and holds Property, Casualty, Life & Health licenses from the State of Ohio.  Alea is also a member of the Greater Cincinnati Relocation Council and in her spare time. She enjoys listening to many types of music, traveling, helping others in need, and doing volunteer work for various organizations in the area. The Alea Bruggeman Agency aspires to be a great community resource, providing exemplary customer service and professional advice to clients. Recently she responded to the following email questions:

So let me get this straight. When I rent in an apartment, my possessions aren’t automatically insured through my landlord?

Your landlord’s insurance doesn’t cover your belongings such as electronics, collectibles, video games, clothes, jewelry, etc so if you suffer a loss, the replacement cost could be quite high. Continue reading “Don’t Forget Renter’s Insurance!”