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Hi everyone, just wanted to be a voice to maybe balance off some of the negative reviews out there and share a good experience. We are closing tomorrow on our new home and we went with USAA as our lender. We last purchased a house with them in 2009 so it has been a while. I was surprised and a littl...
We got an insurance appraisal for a 1388 sq ft single story pier house built in 1937. It’s my father in laws house that he deeded to my wife and her brother. It’s 3 bedrooms and 1 bath and has never had any significant upgrades. The TX county appraised value for the house and land is $72,224. USAA a...
Hi Flywheel, Thank you for your post. I am moving your post from the “Discuss: Home” board into the “Support: Insurance” board to ensure the right area addresses your post. Thank you for your service and for participating in community.
What has been your experience utilizing the USAA Real Estate Awards Program; if you haven't used it what are your expectations? I ask these questions, because I just closed on a home utilizing the USAA Real Estate Agent suggested and had an unfavorable experience. USAA has become so large and divers...
So my home was burglarized on April 2, 2018 while I was away from home for a couple of days. I have cameras set up in the house and looking outside the house that record all day everyday. When I arrived back at home on April 3, 2018 i noticed my front door was open and upon further inspection realiz...
At the end of 2016 when going through the process of selling one home and purchasing another I decided to use the Real Estate Reward Network through USAA. I ended up selecting an agent from Better Homes and Gardens and for much of the engagement, it was a disaster (not by fault of USAA) but by an ag...
Does USAA have a customer advocate or ombudsman? If not, what are a customer's options for submitting feedback?
Just got my notice today. Has anyone else's homeowners insurance gone up 22% or more? No claims, only my first full year in a brand new house.
I am not sure what I will accomplish putting my circumstances out here on this forum, but I am livid and I would like to make this situation right and show others that USAA's Insurance may not be the best way to go. My husband was in the Army for eight years, and deployed once. We chose USAA almost ...
Wish me luck, just turned in my signed contract. Verified my income and debts a million times and hope there isn't any issues. I've heard so many horror stories and hope this doesn't turn to one.I'll keep you posted!Fingers Crossed.