Brokerage Property

E&S Property Solutions for Wholesalers

Exclusively for appointed wholesale brokers, Dellwood’s E&S Property solutions targets small to medium-sized commercial accounts that may be hard to place with traditional markets.  Utilizing Dellwood’s advanced online platform, we offer Primary, Ground Up, Quota Share, Excess, DIC, and Single Peril coverage.  Leverage our decades of experience in underwriting and state-of-the-art technology for accelerating your placement of hard-to-place middle market risks.

Coverage is written by Dellwood Specialty Insurance Company on a non-admitted basis on A.M. Best rated “A-” paper.

E&S Property Appetite Summary

Coverage Available: Primary, Ground Up, Quota Share,
Excess, DIC, Single Peril

  • ISO Forms and Approved Manuscript
  • Minimum Premium: $20k
  • $10M in total capacity
  • Average Line Size: $2.5m
  • Minimum Deductible: $5k AOP

SME Property Targets


Targeting small-to-midsize risks for a variety of occupancies with one to twenty locations with TIVs of $5M or less.


Targeting small-to-midsize risks for a variety of occupancies. Typical schedule will be between one and twenty locations up to $40M in Total Insured Value.


Will write in or out of the PML, Buffer, and quota shared layers. Our appetite for medium and larger risks is very limited.  We will consider larger TIVs on a case-by-case basis.

Submission Requirements

  • ACORD Forms and/or Broker Summary
  • Current and complete Statement of Values (SOV) in Excel format
  • Loss Experience – Carrier loss runs are preferred, 3-5 years minimum
  • Targeted terms and pricing

Eligible Classes


Commercial Real Estate (offices, retail)

Healthcare Facilities

Assisted Living/Nursing Homes

Habitational (Excess Only on Frame/JM)

Hospitality (Hotels/Motels/Condo Hotels)

Schools and Universities

Financial Institutions

Municipalities, Government Agencies

Religious Institutions






Light Manufacturing

Industrial Buildings/Warehousing

Self -Storage


Airports and Terminals

Retail & Wholesale Distributors (including box stores)


Auto/Equipment Repair and Maintenance

Printing/Publishing operations

Entertainment/ Convention Centers

Amusement Parks


Vacant Properties

Prohibited Classes

Heavy Manufacturing (including satellite/aircraft manufacturing)

Energy classes

Food processing (slaughter, packaging, hot processing) 

Tire retreading, recapping or shredding

Agriculture/Farming/Forestry/Fisheries (including Logging and lumbering operations)


Recycling Plants (including waste hauling)


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