When was the mesopotamian flood?

Answer Scholars have used the Sumerian king list to estimate the date of the Mesopotamian flood. Using this list, it is estimated that the flood occurred in 2900 B.C. Because this flood is said to have oc... Read More »

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Who is the hero of the Mesopotamian flood story?

Utnapishtim is the hero of the Mesopotamian flood myth. In the Epic of Gilgamesh, Utnapishtim relates the story of how the the god Ea warned him of the gods' plan to destroy the world in a flood. E... 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 »

IF my upstairs condo is untouched by a flood but the building's ground floor is damaged so badly that the entire building is unlivable would my flood insurance protect me?

Let's first review what a condo is. A condominium is an arrangement in which you own your own living space outright (your condo apartment), and you share joint ownership (with all the other condo o... 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 »