Category: Flood Insurance

Do I Need Flood Insurance?

You might think you don't need flood insurance if you live in an area that is considered "high and dry." Although some areas are more susceptible to flooding than others, flooding can occur anywhere. With heavy rains, spring thaws, or rapid accumulation of rain after a wildfire, flooding can occur in places that are not generally considered at risk. How Does Flood Insurance Differ from... Read Article

Basic Guidelines For Purchasing Flood Insurance

Do you need flood insurance? Any home or business can be damaged by water incursions, even those located in a low to moderate flood risk area. If you have concerns about the possibility of flooding due to storm conditions, rising water, fast melting snow, mud, or other situations, getting flood insurance could save you thousands, tens of thousands, or more. Our local agents are here... Read Article

FEMA agrees to reopen all Superstorm Sandy flood claims

Following a meeting with U.S senators from New York and New Jersey and in response to allegations that some insurers in the National Flood Insurance Program may have denied claims from Superstorm Sandy based on altered engineering reports, FEMA has agreed to reopen every flood insurance claim filed by Superstorm Sandy victims. Approximately 144,000 claims will be affected by FEMA’s decision. FEMA also announced that... Read Article