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.

Study: Millions more Americans at risk from serious flooding



Millions of Americans who don’t live close to a recognized floodplain may still be at risk of flooding, according to a new study published in the journal Environmental Research Letters

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.

Houston real estate bounces back after Hurricane Harvey flooding



The catastrophic flooding that came after Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Houston,Texas hasn’t deterred buyers from snapping up real estate in the city.

NAR presses Congress to take action on National Flood Insurance Program



The National Association of Realtors is stepping up its campaign to press Congress to renew the National Flood Insurance Program

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.

Realtors have duty to warn clients of flood risk, experts say



Floods are widespread throughout the nation, with Hurricane Matthew and this summer’s flooding in Louisiana serving as the latest examples.

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.

2 million U.S. homes threatened by rising sea levels



Nearly 2 million U.S. homes would be lost if the oceans rise by six feet as scientists expect by the year 2100, according to a new Zillow analysis. The endangered homes represent just under two percent of the national housing stock, and are worth a cumulative $882 billion.

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