Keller Covered is due for an upgrade, and Keller Williams has enlisted property and casualty insurance exchange bolt to help deliver it. The Austin-based franchisor will use bolt’s software as a service (SaaS)-based exchange to expand distribution, product options and home insurance choices for homeowners and homebuyers across the nation.
“We’re excited to partner with bolt as we continue to rapidly scale Keller Covered into a leading national insurance agency,” Keller Home Financial Services President David Smith said in a prepared statement. “Together with bolt, we will significantly improve the quantity and quality of our insurance products and services and significantly expand on the personalized service and support we offer our KW agents and consumers.”
Keller Covered currently helps homeowners and homebuyers compare home insurance quotes from 25 of the nation’s top insurance providers including MetLife, Travelers, Liberty Mutual, Kemper and Encompass.
Through the partnership, Keller Covered will be able to provide quotes for more residential dwelling types and provide services for commercial clients through its call center as well as provide specific recommendations based on consumer needs.
“Through the partnership with bolt, Keller Covered now offers personal lines of insurance that cover risks for condominiums, dwelling fires, earthquakes, jewelry, motorcycles, pet health, renters, and watercraft,” Keller Covered Director Roberto Gonzalez told Inman in an emailed statement. “Additionally, Keller Covered now offers commercial lines of insurance, [including] commercial…