1. Do I need to buy flood insurance on a ground unit condo?

    This post is from a post on bigger pockets a real estate investment site.  I worte on anwering a question about flood insruance. Flood Nerd responce to question on buying flood insurance @Aaron K. and @Claire Rosenberg all properties are in a flood zone the only differentiator with the flood zones is the "high-risk" flood zones is your lender will require flood insurance in order to get the funds…Read More

  2. Private Flood Insurance Client in Colorado, Arvada, Wheat Ridge, Boulder and more.

    Colorado Flood Insurance Today I got a call from a client who is looking to buy a home in Jefferson County, CO. The property is in Wheatridge, and in an area that is considered a High-risk or Special Hazard Flood Area (SHFA). Zone AE flood insurance, Colorado Zone AE doesn't mean that her new home has flooded before or will flood; it means it has a higher chance of it, and it also means that her l…Read More

  3. FAQ – Diologue with a Client about RCV vs ACV

    We often get asked if the flood policy we quote is Replacement cost or Actual cash. This post will hopefully clear up the question. If you have further questions or want to speak with a flood nerd feel free to call us at 1-866-990-7482. And if you want to save money on your flood insurance let us do your shopping. Flood Nerd to Lisa F (OR): Hi Lisa, Thanks for reaching out, I have exciting news, y…Read More

  4. FEMA FLOOD MAPS, Flood zone Map, Flood Map

    FEMA Flood Maps Flooding is the number one natural disaster we face in the U.S. All it takes is a few inches of water to cause catastrophic damage to your property. You could see your financial future destroyed with the flood floodwaters. We have had clients tell us they wish they had bought the flood insurance before it happened to them. Many had to take on second jobs, forgo retirement or in the…Read More

  5. What are my Private Flood Insurance options? Cost of flood insurance.

    What are my Private Flood Insurance options? Cost of private flood insurance vs NFIP https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DK9u1IfpPUM This is such a great question and we hear all the time what are the flood insurance options? Many people believe that the Government flood insurance policy administered through FEMA also called the NFIP is the only option and that was true for 50-years when the NFIP had …Read More

  6. Why Better Flood Insurance is the Best Flood Insurance Agency

    The price tag of flood damage in the United States hit an astounding $8.4 billion in 2011. 2016 saw the most floods in the United States on record. While you may think flood insurance isn't all that important, it is absolutely crucial. If you live somewhere where it rains, you are susceptible to floods. Flooding can also occur from leaky pipes and other plumbing issues. However, this is not consid…Read More

  7. How You Can Take Control of the Rising Cost of Flood Insurance

    In June 2008, 11 million people were affected by flooding across the Midwest. That number represents the most people ever affected by a natural disaster in US history. Flooding is one of the most common natural disasters in the US. And they're becoming more frequent than ever before. With this increased risk, it's time for homeowners to seriously consider whether the costs of flood insurance outwe…Read More

  8. The Ultimate Guide to Finding the Best Flood Insurance

    It's been a year since hurricane Harvey sat, defying the odds, over Houston, TX for four full days. More than 50 inches of rain in some areas sent flooding waters in an area the size of New Jersey. The weight of the water sank the 4th largest city into the earth's crust 2 centimeters. As with any natural disaster, the toll it takes is enormous after the storm passes. Only 20% of the area's homeown…Read More

  9. Do You Need to Buy Flood Insurance?

    If you’ve ever asked yourself the question, “do I need flood insurance?” we’ve got an answer for you—better safe than sorry. Now hopefully that doesn’t come across as too negative, but if you have the option to buy flood insurance, it’s probably a good idea to do so. You may have also asked yourself one of these questions: “How much does flood insurance cost?” “Where can I even…Read More