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Federal Flood Insurance Premiums for Homeowners Rise

Federal Flood Insurance Premiums for Homeowners RiseNews from New York Times: Photo Floodwaters from the Ohio River in Covington, Ky., last month. Policy premiums will be higher for homeowners in areas of high risk for flooding. Credit Mark Lyons/European Pressphoto Agency Homeowners with federal flood insurance will get some unwelcome news when they receive their [...]

Homeowner’s insurance & flood policies do not apply to melting snow

Homeowner’s insurance & flood policies do not apply to melting snowNews from wwlp.com: Related Coverage NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WWLP) – No matter how much water floods or seeps into your home from melting snow, your standard home owner’s policy, as well as any flood insurance you have, will not cover it. Standard homeowner policies exclude flooding, and [...]

Homeowners Insurance Not Enough To Cover Flood Damage

Homeowners Insurance Not Enough To Cover Flood DamageNews from WCHS-TV8: CHARLESTON, W.Va. – With the widespread flooding and mudslides, having flood insurance is vital to a quick recovery. Having just homeowners insurance is not enough when it comes to flooding. There are separate flood policies with a separate language, and if a homeowner doesn’t have [...]

Recent Storms Have More Residents Considering Flood Insurance

Recent Storms Have More Residents Considering Flood InsuranceNews from CBS Local: WEST SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – You never know when you’re going to need flood insurance. Even if your mortgage lender doesn’t require insurance, this round of storms might have you thinking twice about getting coverage. But many people have questions about if they need it [...]

Hurricane Season: Why You May Need Flood Insurance

Hurricane Season: Why You May Need Flood InsuranceNews from Investor’s Business Daily: Hurricane Arthur is roaring up the East Coast. It has forced millions of people to worry about the risk to their homes and businesses. And it’s a reminder about the importance of gauging your need for flood insurance. Why? Because standard homeowners insurance [...]

Homeowners seek flood insurance refunds

Homeowners seek flood insurance refundsNews from WDSU New Orleans: Saying they can’t afford to wait any longer, homeowners have demanded flood insurance rates to be refunded and new regulations put in place immediately. When Congress passed a law that revised part of the controversial Biggert-Waters Act of 2012 in March, many homeowners breathed a huge [...]

Flood Water Damage Insurance

Flood Water Damage InsuranceNews from What you should know! – PenBayPilot.com: Posted:   Wednesday, March 19, 2014 – 6:00am You were woken up at 12 midnight by the sound of a hailstorm that smashes your windows, followed by a torrential rain that refused to stop. Before you knew it, your home has been covered by damaging water. [...]

Vertafore, StoneRiver Partnership Aims to Make Selling Flood Insurance Easier

Vertafore, StoneRiver Partnership Aims to Make Selling Flood Insurance EasierNews from Insurance Journal: Vertafore, an insurance software provider, has formed a strategic partnership with StoneRiver National Flood Services (NFS) to provide independent agents a new way to quote and cross-sell flood insurance to clients when quoting and selling homeowner insurance. The partnership integrates NFS’ flood [...]

House Passes Flood Insurance Bill; Key Senators Sign On

House Passes Flood Insurance Bill; Key Senators Sign OnNews from Insurance Journal: The U.S. House of Representatives Tuesday evening passed legislation to curb some of the premium increases in the nation’s flood insurance program that have been causing “sticker shock” for property owners. H.R. 3370, the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act, sponsored by Reps. Michael [...]

House Republicans Release Flood Insurance Relief Bill

House Republicans Release Flood Insurance Relief BillNews from Insurance Journal: House GOP leaders last week put the final touches on legislation that would significantly water down a recently enacted overhaul of the much criticized federal flood insurance program, easing many premium increases and allowing below-market rates to be passed on to people buying homes with [...]

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