1. Flood Maps

    Is Lloyds of London pulling out of markets like Kentucky or Ilinois? August 13, 2020

    The following is a call I got from two of the most fantastic FEMA representatives asking if Lloyds was pulling out of the Flood insurance markets. Spoiler Alert (they are here to stay sorry FEMA). | Lloyds of London Flood insurance  | Private Flood insurance | Alternative to FEMA flood insurance. | Alternative to NFIP Hi FLOOD NERD - Robert I trust you are well, I was reading this article in th…Read More

  2. Trouble selling 2 of my homes. Flood land

    Question: I am having trouble selling 2 of my homes. Erik L Pittsfield MA I'm selling both of my rental houses in town so I can invest out of state. Both are in a flood area so I need extra insurance and home buyers run away once they hear that. In both situations what can I do to help the buyer not freak out and actually want to acquire the property? Answer: Flood Nerd I idea on selling a propert…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. the flood insurance agency

    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

  5. This is FLOOD UP Man! What is the answer to save money on your flood insurance?

    Summer 2018, nearly 7 million homes are at risk of hurricane storm surge, and Flooding Below is a breakdown of the top 10 cities areas most at risk. Based on Flood Insurance Rate Maps. Flood Insurance; private flood insurance; Lloyds of London; other options how do you save money on your flood insurance and other questions around flood insurance rate maps (FIRM) answered The 2017 Hurricanes: The f…Read More

  6. The Myth of the 100-Year Flood

    There’s an unfortunate misconception about what we mean when we talk about a “100-year flood.” The way this term gets used by most news sources is as a synonym for complete devastation. If a journalist wants to really emphasize how destructive a flood (or flood risk) is, she might use this as an expression. The real problem I see with this is that this is almost never fully explained, so …Read More