They only paid up to the maximum amount available on my policy . This payment only covered about 30 percent of my provable losses.
Is the landlord ( or his homeowners policy) responsible for the rest? If so- what is the best way to expedite credit for this? Ask him to submit a claim to his insurance company or ask for rent abatement due to the malfunction of HIS equipment? The landlord has a track record of ignoring home maintenance issues and doing shoddy repairs without permits and often without licensed professionals when required by law to do so.THIS WAS WELL BEFORE HURRICANE SANDY HIT.