News & Events
E&S Is Open For New York!
We are excited to announce that DeForest Group is now an Excess & Surplus Lines
Broker in New York!
To create additional value to our Partner Agents, we have been working hard to establish broad and flexible coverage for your submissions that were previously not covered by traditional markets. We now offer specialty products with niche programs so that you are able to meet the needs of our agent’s customers. We are confident that our new E&S markets will be helpful in the placement of your unique business!
We are now offering the below classes of business:
- Monoline Umbrella
- Liquor Liability
- Special Events
- Vacant Buildings & Land
- Health & Fitness Facilites
- Community Associates
What This Means For Your Agency:
Sending in your E&S business through DeForest Group will result in a higher commission rate for your agency. The above classes have commission rates of 22.5%, of which 13.5% will be paid to our Partner Agents!
What’s In Store:
We are currently working on getting licensed in all states. Stay tuned for more information!