Tidal flooding will threaten 2.4 million U.S. homes by 2100



Climate change and rising sea levels are putting an unprecedented number of U.S. homes at risk of tidal flooding, according to a new report by the Union of Concerned Scientists.

This year’s hurricane season could cost even more, report finds



Hurricane season is upon us once again, and experts are warning that this year’s storms could create even higher reconstruction costs than the last.

Climate change could make elevation a big factor in real estate prices



Homes located on higher elevations in areas at risk from hurricanes are seeing their values grow faster than homes closer to sea level, CBS News reported.

Tips for filing an insurance claim for Hurricane Harvey damage



Insurance companies in the U.S. are bracing themselves for tens of thousands of claims relating to damage caused by Hurricane Harvey earlier this week.

Most homeowners affected by Hurricane Harvey don’t have flood insurance



The disastrous flooding that followed in the wake of Hurricane Harvey is likely to hit homeowners hard in the pocket.

Hurrican Matthew shines spotlight on flood protection efforts



Hurricane Matthew served to remind us of the havoc and devastation that can be caused by storm surges to people’s properties.

Property Management: How Pest Problems can affect your Property Value



Beyond the psychological impact, the presence of rodents and other pests can have a very real effect on the value of your property.

Is Water Secretly Destroying Your Home Or Rental Property?



Ironically, though everyone ignores their gutters, the fact is they’re one of the most important items found on houses in some regions of the United States.

How to Sell a Previously Flooded Home



As a homeowner, flooding can be a terrifying experience, causing thousands of dollars of damage by rotting wood, rusting metal, delaminate flooring, and more.

6.5 Million American Homes Face Hurricane Risk



More than 6.5 million homes along the U.S. Atlantic and Gulf coasts could be at risk of a storm surge from a hurricane, which could amount to nearly $1.5 trillion in potential reconstruction costs.

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