Flood Insurance: What You Need to Know

In the United States, floods are the most common disaster. Each year recovery costs increase, making floods a growing problem. Every state in the U.S. can experience flooding – and each has within the past 50 years. The damage caused by flooding can be devastating but flood insurance can help. Here’s what you need to know about floods and flood insurance.

Closing a Home in Hurricane Season

In Florida, hurricane season lasts from June 1 to November 30. During this time, the state sees an increased risk of impact from both hurricanes and tropical storms. Most Florida home buyers are aware of this, but what some don’t realize is that closing on a home during hurricane season can impact their ability to buy homeowners insurance.