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Flood Insurance Information for Atlanta Homeowners

Changes are coming to flood insurance. As a result, Atlanta homeowners and homebuyers need to be aware of  how the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Risk Rating 2.0 affects flood insurance rates and coverage.  FEMA released several documents in early September 2021, including guidance for the upcoming transition to its new risk rating methodology. For instance, the guidance outlines how[...]

NAHB Applauds Passage of Homeowner Flood Insurance Act

National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) applauds the efforts made by the U.S. House of Representatives to reform many of the costly and unintended consequences of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act that was passed in 2012. This week, the House passed the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act, which will benefit both home buyers and homeowners. In addition, the bill[...]