Flood Insurance - global warming, real estate, risk and uncertainty

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The U.S. Flooded One of Houston’s Richest Neighborhoods to Save Everyone Else -

Bloomberg, 2017: "West Houston’s Energy Corridor was hit with a wall of water to avoid a catastrophic reservoir failure. The Army Corps of Engineers sent water cascading int...

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An Investment Expert Says Florida Homeowners Should Sell Property Now As Climate Impacts Worsen | WLRN

An expert on the impact of climate change on financial markets has advice for anyone thinking of buying a home in Florida: don’t. Spencer Glendon of the

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Rising Seas Threaten an American Institution: The 30-Year Mortgage - The New York Times

Climate change is starting to transform the classic home loan, a fixture of the American experience and financial system that dates back generations.

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Florida Flood Zones Explained - Florida for Boomers (2009)

Technically, every house in Florida is in a flood zone. It’s just a matter of whether it is in a low, moderate or high-risk flood zone.Here is a break-down of the various Florid...

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Millions of Americans think they’re safe from flood waters. They aren’t - USA Today (June 2020)

Some federal flood maps haven’t been updated in years. This new, nationwide flood risk tool includes projections to 2050. Flood Factor new, nationwide flood modeling tool ...

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