Contents of Flood Maps?

Answer Flood maps are created to give government officials, insurance agencies and landowners information about what properties would be inundated with water during a flood. Typically, flood maps illustra... Read More »

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Does renters insurance protect contents against flood damage?

How to Find the FEMA Flood Zone Maps for Pinellas County, Florida?

Pinellas County, Florida is located to the west of Tampa and includes the cities of St. Petersburg and Clearwater. Most of the county is surrounded by water, with the Gulf of Mexico to the west and... Read More »

Do you need to have flood insurance in a flood zone?

Not if you don't have a mortgage.But if you have a standard mortgage, one of the conditions of that mortgage, is that you carry both hazard and flood insurance, if the property is located in a high... Read More »

Are lenders requiring flood insurance in flood zones?

On One Hand: Insurance is NecessaryAccording to the United States Department of the Treasury, banks have to require you to purchase flood insurance before giving you a mortgage if the property is o... Read More »