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.

RealtyTrac: 35.8 million single family homes face natural disaster risk



RealtyTrac has announced the timely release of its second annual U.S. Natural Disaster Housing Risk Report that takes a look at the possible impact of five natural disaster types that may impact on U.S. housing.

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.

NAR Demands Wants Flood Insurance Program Reauthorization



What with the heavy rains and severe storms seen in various parts of the US over the last week, thanks to Irene, flooding is one of the primary concerns of home and business property owners across the nation. But it’s not only them. The National Association of Realtors has also become quite concerned about flooding recently. […]

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