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Renters insurance is relatively cheap, but some companies are more affordable than others. Enter your information to get quotes from the best available insurers.

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Renters insurance provides important protection, whether you’re renting an enormous single-family home or a 400-square-foot apartment. Our guides help you understand what coverage you need so you can rest easy in your rental.

Who has the Best Insurance Rates?


We analyzed hundreds of renters insurance quotes across the U.S. Some states had significantly higher rates than others. See who pays the most to insure their rental.


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States with the Lowest Rates

$145
Montana
$134
North Carolina
$118
South Dakota

Renters Insurance Basics

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Renters Insurance Research & Advice

How to Give Proof of Renters Insurance

When you rent a new home, your landlord may require proof that you've purchased a renters insurance policy. You can deliver proof of your... Read More

Toggle Renters Insurance Review: Okay Insurance for Cheap Bare-Bones Protection, but Has Limited Upside

A Farmers Insurance company, Toggle and its unique coverage become less useful as you increase your protection. College students will... Read More

Roost Renters Insurance Review: Exclusive Coverage but Poor Customer Satisfaction

Roost provides renters insurance with some perks to a small number of people. However, depending on your state, user reviews about its... Read More

What is the Best Renters Insurance in Chicago? How Much Does It Cost?

We recommend Lemonade as the best renters insurance company for most people in Chicago. It's much cheaper than the citywide average we... Read More

A West Coast Renter’s Guide to Affordable Living

In 60% of large west coast cities, renters contribute more of their income to housing than they can afford. Read More

Find the Best Renters Insurance in San Diego for 2019

We compared insurance companies in San Diego to find the best renters insurance in the city. The best insurance companies combined... Read More

Renters Insurance in Boston: How Much is it, and Where Should You Get it?

In Boston, the average renters insurance policy costs $275 for one year of coverage. We compared both major insurers and new startups like... Read More

How to Find Cheap Renters Insurance Quotes Online

If you need cheap renters insurance, there are plenty of ways to compare prices online. We recommend collecting free renters insurance... Read More

ResidentShield Renters Insurance Review: Expensive Policies With Few Benefits For Renters

ResidentShield offers very high prices for renters insurance, with poor coverage options and benefits. Almost all apartment tenants should... Read More

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