The hearing date is 8/5 and this will be a state wide average which usually means double for South Florida.  This is yet another carrier  raising rates during Hurricane season  in a string of many and many more to come as rates are on the rise everywhere in Florida  including Citizens Insurance. Royal  Palm is a sister comany to Security First Insurance so the rate increase is likely to hit them as well. Rayal Palm is usually used by All State agents and Security First is used by the Independent agency system. Allstate Insurance company  is the owner of this carrier and this is where  business  is paced instead of being w/ Allstate  directly. State Farm aslo does this w/ their subsidiary Castle Key, but no independent agency system can accesss Castle Key.Please read the full story on Royal Palm;