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On the rise: flood insurance premiums: Property Owners To Pay More To Make Indebted Flood Program Solvent

If you missed it on the article in the Tampa Bay Tribune on BY JOSH BOATWRIGHT Tribune staff Published: April 4, 2015 here is a link to it The first round of flood insurance premium hikes went into effect Wednesday for new and renewed policies. Rates will go up about 10% for primary homes, as much as […]

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Why is my property in a flood zone?

Flood maps are issued by The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) as an end result of a general study of a large area. This study does not evaluate individual properties and is very broad based in nature. These areas are then determined to be Special Flood Hazard Areas (SFHA). A SFHA is an area that has been determined to have […]