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Flood Insurance Rates Could Rise For Hundreds Of Thousands Of Homeowners Under Proposal

Congress is considering sweeping changes to the debt-laden National Flood Insurance Program that could jack up flood insurance rates for hundreds of thousands of homeowners under a bill that a Florida real estate group called “devastating.” CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Flood Bill To Protect Second Homes

If passed, the bill would extend caps on National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) insurance rates to second homes and rental properties in coastal areas. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

U.S. Senate Approves Delay In Flood Insurance Rate Hikes

The bill would block parts of a law that forced the increases, but significant challenges remain. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Flood Insurance Rate Hikes Might Be Delayed After All

Nearly 72,000 South Florida homeowners living in flood zones may be facing flood insurance rate increases of 25 percent as federal agencies work to phase out subsidies. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Scott: Block Flood Insurance Rate Hikes

Scott warned that rate increases could have a “devastating” impact on Florida’s real estate market and economy. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE