How Will the New Flood Insurance Bill Impact You? – St. Petersburg, FL Real Estate Blog

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Homeowners face flood insurance crisis in Pinellas Co. Submitted by Kathryn. comes the need for flood insurance. New insurance rates are coming in October and the Elstons will go from paying $1,500 a year to more than $12,000.. WTSP-TV / WTSP, 11450 Gandy Blvd, St. Petersburg, FL 33702.

Last week, the U.S. Senate took action on a bill that would help coastal homeowners – especially those in Southwest Florida – combat high flood insurance premiums and passed the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2013.

Pursuant to a new Federal law, premiums for residential flood insurance in Florida may soon be as high as $24,000 a year. A new law, the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act, was enacted by Congress in 2012 as a knee jerk reaction to the recent large scale disasters such as hurricanes Katrina and Sandy.

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Congress and the executive branch should also curb money laundering through domestic real estate, which is currently pervasive due to virtually absent regulations in this sector. Lastly, legislators.

An Overview of the National Flood Insurance Program Clearwater, Florida – Flanked by dozens of people in the real estate industry, on Tuesday Governor Rick Scott predicted dire consequences of the flood insurance hikes that kick in this month. "This is absolutely unfair and it could devastate the real estate market right here in Tampa," Scott said.

We have a friend that lives in Pinellas county (Which I think Palm Harbor is) and says that in this county flood insurance went way up is this true? Find answers to this and many other questions on Trulia Voices, a community for you to find and share local information. Get answers, and share your insights and experience.

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All Gave Some. Some Gave All. $700 Billion Unpaid Mortgage Balances In Hurricane Harvey And Irma Disaster Areas $700 Billion Unpaid Mortgage Balances In Hurricane Harvey And Irma Disaster Areas Total unpaid mortgage balances for Irma areas are $370 billion. If the correlation worked, there could have been half a million mortgage delinquencies in Florida, but, again, the storms were different.

AmeriFlood Solutions, Inc. (AFSI) is a privately owned real estate risk management company that assists commercial property owners, their respective insurance agents and brokers, evaluate the true exposure of structures located in the Special flood hazard area (SFHA) in order to increase and protect the value of the real estate holding.