BOSTON — A state Senate row is examining new hikes in homeowner word rates in Massachusetts.
The Senate Post Audit and Oversight Committee has called word association officials and state regulators to attest during a open conference on Tuesday.
Sen. Michael Barrett, a Lexington Democrat who chairs a panel, says lawmakers will inspect a state’s routine for environment rates and a integrity of a increases themselves.
Among a vast skill insurers that have perceived capitulation from a state Department of Insurance for rate hikes is Mapfre USA, a state’s largest provider of homeowner insurance, that has increasing rates by 8.9 percent. A comparison central with Mapfre is approaching to attest on Tuesday.