Strategic Partnership

Welcome To Orchid’s Exclusive Partnership With SIAA

Orchid is the leader for non-admitted homeowner’s insurance with products available in 50 states. Orchid is the industry leader for the mid-to-higher-value home segment* that are prone to catastrophic events.

Homeowners is Orchid’s largest business. For years, Orchid Insurance has invested all its resources on building this product into one of the largest E&S homeowners’ solutions in the United States.

Program Contact

Chris Garrett

cgarrett@orchidinsurance.com

919-749-2205

Coastal Homes and Vacation Homes

With over $25 Billion of insurance in force, Orchid is the leader for E&S Homeowners. Available in 50 states, the District of Columbia, the Bahamas, and the Caribbean, Orchid is the industry leader for the higher value home segment ($300,000 minimum Coverage A, less in some states) that are prone to catastrophic events (hurricane, quake, etc.).

Homeowners is Orchid’s largest business. For years, Orchid has invested all of their resources on building this product into one of the largest E&S homeowners’ solutions in the US.

Coastal Homeowners Program:

  • All of Orchid’s solutions are with A- or better A.M. Best rated companies
  • Minimum Coverage A of $300,000, (less in some states), $50,000 for condos
  • Orchid can handle any policy form, including HO3, HO5, HO6, DP3, and Builder’s Risk
  • Multi-peril, Excluding Wind, Wind-only, Excess Flood, Inland Marine
  • Orchid has over 11 unique carrier relationships (several are proprietary): QBE, Rockhill, iCAT, several Lloyds slips, Lexington, Beazley and Aspen (AZ, CA, NV only).
  • Everything is handled electronically and paperless via Orchid’s online system. If you need assistance or a demo, we can help facilitate that.
  • Experienced underwriters can assist with any risk
  • Turnaround time on most quotes is 24 hours or less. Several states offer real-time rating.

In general, Orchid is a great solution for your higher value properties that cannot find a home with admitted carriers. Instead of having to go to multiple wholesalers, you can use Orchid and they will shop the different options on your behalf, to ensure the best price-coverage combination.

Product:

  • Breadth of product offerings (All A- or better A.M. Best rated)
  • Unique, proprietary solutions, controlled and underwritten by Orchid

Process:

  • Automated, paperless workflow with 24 or less turnaround time
  • Exhaustive underwriting process ensures a full understanding of the risks being insured

People:

  • All submissions reach live underwriters who are subject matter experts
  • Customized solutions are created for each risk

How To Do Business With Orchid

Orchid is open to all SIAA Master and Member agencies within the US by direct appointment in most states.  Some states do have volume requirements, but you are always permitted to get a quote through your master agent’s AccessPlus.

If you are interested in an appointment, click here*

Submit A Quote

If you are appointed with Orchid and want to get a quote, access our Agent Login page.

Admitted High Net Worth Products

Orchid Specialty High Net Worth provides sophisticated and cost effective risk management solutions for high net worth insureds in all of Orchid’s 50 states. Our elite suite of carriers include Chubb, AIG, Vault, USLI, and more.

Orchid’s Specialty High Net Worth team is committed to assisting SIAA agents with comprehensive solutions for their most affluent clients’ insurance needs. Our knowledgeable HNW team will provide the service and support necessary to assist you and your staff in building and retaining your most affluent customers.

Our Core Products Include:

  • High Valued Homeowners (*$500,000 minimum Coverage A)
  • Secondary/Vacation homes with a Primary home
  • Personal umbrella limits up to $100,000,000
  • Automobile (exotic, collector, high value)
  • Equipment Breakdown
  • Employment Practices Liability (EPL)
  • Primary & Excess Flood
  • Kidnap & Ransom Coverage
  • Standalone Umbrella
  • Monoline Primary Homes – excluding FL
  • Customizable limits of personal property and other structures
  • Collections (jewelry, fine art, silver, fur, wine)
  • Watercraft
  • ID Theft/Fraud Safeguard
  • Not-for-Profit Board Liability
  • Comprehensive personal liability

*Coverage A limits may vary by state

How To Do Business With Orchid Specialty High Net Worth

All SIAA Master and Member Agencies that are contracted with Orchid are eligible to access this program. If you already have an appointment with Orchid, you are all set. If you do not have an appointment*, click here.

Get A Quote

To get a quote, go to the Agent Login page and click on the Admitted High Net Worth tile to use our online submission form. You can also submit Acord apps to HNW@orchidinsurance.com.

BOR Requests

You can submit a BOR request on an individual policy, or on a current book of business that is placed with another wholesaler. BOR templates are provided below:

BOR for individual policy
BOR for book for business

High Net Worth Contact

Charlie Graham

cgraham@orchidinsurance.com

978-548-3780

Coastal Commercial Products

Orchid now offers commercial property products (in AL, CT, DE, FL, GA, LA, MA, MD, MS, NJ, NY, NC, RI, SC, TX, and VA) aimed to fit the same Orchid coastal footprint. Products include BOP (Business Owners Policies), Monoline property and Wind-Only policies. Not only will Orchid offer great coverage, but you can include wind coverage with no restriction on distance to coast. Contact Orchid today about these great products!

 Commercial Lines Proprietary Program:

  • All of Orchid’s solutions are E&S, with an AM Best rating of A- or better
  • Orchid offers BOP, Monoline Property and Wind-Only
  • Online submission process enhances quote turnaround time
  • Programs available in Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas, and Virginia

Program Highlights:

  • Wind coverage available with no restriction on distance to coast
  • Will write up to $25 million TIV per Policy
  • Minimum Building coverage of $100,000 and contents of $25,000 in all states
  • 1950 or newer on age of construction for most states (1900 in New Jersey)

How To Do Business With Orchid Commercial

All SIAA Master and Member Agencies that are contracted with Orchid are eligible to access this program. If you already have an appointment with Orchid, you are all set. If you do not have an appointment, click here*.

Orchid has built a new commercial quoting platform. Quote Here!

Commercial Lines Contact

Nathan Coomes

ncoomes@orchidinsurance.com

863-604-3169

Get Appointed

As an Orchid-appointed partner, your agency’s success is our priority. You can rely on our dedicated support and expertise to offer your clients best-in-class service.

Start Quoting

Orchid online quoting is your quickest and most convenient resource for paperless quoting and binding.