The Power of Knowledge.
If you’re a homeowner dealing with spiraling flood insurance costs, what you don’t know can definitely hurt you. We believe that it is part of our responsibility to our clients to share as much information as we can, enabling them to make informed decisions.
Flood insurance regulations and guidelines can be complex. Below are several sites which offer important information about flood hazard areas, which you may find helpful.
FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY (FEMA)
The official U.S. government agency responsible for emergency management and assistance, including flooding-related mapping, classification, and regulation.
MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (DEQ)
The State of Michigan agency responsible for floodplain administration and regulation as well as wetlands and natural resource management.
The official website of the National Flood Insurance Program, and an excellent source of information about flood risk, preparation and prevention as well as different types of flood insurance coverage.