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BUILDING BACK STRONGER KEEPS NEIGHBORHOODS ALIVE

After a flood, building back homes the same way they were damaged could cause serious issues for the owners of those homes and their neighborhoods. Homes in the Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) are required to have flood insurance if they have a federally backed mortgage. Homes below the Base Flood Elevation (BFE) face premium increases for their flood insurance premiums up to full risk rates.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfBUILDING BACK STRONGER KEEPS NEIGHBORHOODS ALIVE

After a flood, building back homes the same way they were damaged could cause serious issues for the owners of those homes and their neighborhoods.

Homes in the Special Flood Hazard Area (SFHA) are required to have flood insurance if they have a federally backed mortgage. Homes below the Base Flood Elevation (BFE) face premium increases for their flood insurance premiums up to full risk rates.

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