1. 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

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    Flood Insurance Cost Calculator – Cost of flood insurance

    Flood Insurance Cost Calculator A question we often get asked is how much is flood insurance? It can be hard to calculate the cost of flood insurance. Because to some degree, it depends on where the structure is located. The government policy, which is written by the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) has a policy that is heavily subsidized and can be as little as $500 a year in most areas. "…Read More

  3. 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

  4. How to Explain RCBAP Flood Insurance to Your Condo Association

    Quick Guide to RCBAP, Master Condo Flood insurance policy, and personal unit owners flood policies. What is the difference between an RCBAP and a unit flood insurance policy? What is an RCBAP? What is a High-Risk flood zone? Why is my lender requiring the purchase of flood insurance? What is a condominium master flood Insurance policy? Does the condominium master flood policy cover any improvement…Read More

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    5 Secrets the Government Doesn’t Want You to Know About Private Flood Insurance

    America weathers a lot of rain. Some years see up to 58 feet. The rainy season for the Midwest folds right into hurricane season and then California takes over (think: El Nino). As there's no real dry season that spans America, there's no time off for flood remediation. With a $30 billion and growing debt, the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) isn't equipped to handle the constant threat of …Read More

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    A 5-Step Commercial Flood Insurance Guide (That ANYONE Can Follow)

    In 2017, the extensive flooding in Houston caused by Hurrican Harvey cost $125 billion in damage. More than 40% of the business that was flooded will never recover and close their business and dreams. As the sea-level rises with climate change, flooding is a major risk for businesses. If you own a business, a flood can damage your infrastructure, your inventory, and your ability to operate in an i…Read More

  7. How to Prepare for Your NFIP Flood Premium Shock

    As flood waters enter a home, ruin begins. Wood framing sucks up water like a ShamWow. Outlets underwater are now useless. If your area has clay soil like many in the south, it absorbs water. Clay's uneven nature will break up the foundation. Embedded pipes rupture and window and door frames sag and break. Most flooring and furniture fill with contamination from sewage in the waters. Non-porous fl…Read More

  8. NFIP VS. Private Flood Insurance « Lloyds of London Flood Insurance (Diologue with a client)

    The following is a Dialogue with a client in regards to Private flood Insurance vs the National Flood Insurance Program administered through FEMA we also will explain where Lloyds of London Flood Insurance fits within this whole Private Flood mix and then finish up with different Private flood insurance companies we shop in order to get the best price for the cost of flood insurance. What is the N…Read More

  9. Why Having Flood Insurance Coverage is Key

    Have you looked into FEMA’s flood insurance coverage? If so, you were likely shocked at the prices. At Better Flood Insurance, our goal is to make the purchasing process as easy as possible. That’s why you can apply here on our website and get a flood insurance quote online in just 24 short hours. If you’ve been following along with our blog for a while, you probably know that at Better Floo…Read More

  10. Ask Yourself What Would you Do?

    I was looking though articles and ran across these images. Wow, floods... This was from Hurricane Matthew which hit the Eastern cost October 2016. Earlier this week, I was speaking to a colleague and she was telling me that the rescue workers were having to come in 3 hours by boat to save those trapped. Well wishes to all that have suffered a loss, especially those in North Carolina. Prayers and w…Read More