Believe it or Not, Climate Change is Impacting Contractors
Though disaster repair spending is skyrocketing, it’s not necessarily good for the...
National Flood Insurance Program Up for Reauthorization
Many agree the program is necessary, but cost and oversight concerns leave its...
New York to Miss Sandy Rebuild Deadline
The city won't meet its year-end objective for reconstructing Sandy-damaged houses.
Insurers Force Roof Replacements
A city alderman in Illinois is told by his new insurance company to replace his roof or face cancellation of his homeowner's policy.
Matthew Aftermath: Homeowners Are Less Insured
The hurricane hit some of the most expensive property insurance markets in the U.S...
Insurance Claim Checks Could be Tough to Get After Louisiana Flood
The “mortgage clause” can mean people need the bank’s OK before you make repairs...
Is Flood Insurance a Racket?
Companies handling flood insurance claims after Hurricane Sandy are being sued for fraud in federal court
FEMA Resumes Letting New Home Buyers Assume Current Flood Insurance Policy
Agency also using the rate tables that were in effect prior to Biggert-Waters'...
FEMA Sets Priorities for Enacting Flood-Insurance Relief Bill
Louisiana senators press agency to speed up on a provision reversing rate hikes...
Get a Grip on New Safety Efforts
As spring construction begins, new programs aim to keep workers in one piece.