Flood Insurance

Research & Advice

Most Existing Policyholders Will See Their Flood Insurance Costs Increase Under Risk Rating 2.0, but Not by Much

The cost of flood insurance will increase for more than 3.8 million policies, though just 4% of all policies will see the highest increases... Read More

Flood Insurance Rate Increases: Here's How Much You'll Pay This Year

FEMA's National Flood Insurance Program's rate hikes for 2020 and 2021 are expected to increase premiums by an average of 11.3%, though... Read More

Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Nearly a Third of Homeowners in High-Risk States Have Not Made Any Hurricane Preparations

More than one-quarter of homeowners in at-risk areas say the coronavirus pandemic has caused them to be less prepared for this year's... Read More

Flood Season Is Coming. Homeowners in These Cities Need More Insurance

With COVID-19 dominating public discourse, the continuing lack of flood insurance coverage in many cities may be going unmentioned as the... Read More

Is There a Flood Insurance Waiting Period?

Flood insurance policies usually come with waiting periods of 14 to 30 days. The difference depends on whether you obtain coverage through... Read More

How Much is Flood Insurance in Minnesota and When Do You Need It?

At an average annual cost of $900, flood insurance coverage in Minnesota is a substantial addition to your existing costs as a homeowner.... Read More

Flood Insurance in Connecticut: How Much It Costs and When You Need Coverage

On average, flood insurance costs Connecticut homeowners nearly $1,400 each year. Find out the difference between NFIP and private flood... Read More

Flood Insurance in Massachusetts: How Much it Costs and When You Need Coverage

The average annual cost of flood insurance in Massachusetts is $1,251 for policies sponsored through FEMA's National Flood Insurance... Read More

Cost of Flood Insurance in Pennsylvania and How to Find Cheap Coverage

Flood insurance in Pennsylvania costs an average of $1,176 each year. Your mortgage lender may require that you get flood insurance if you... Read More