The differences between a Category 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 Hurricane in regards to home damage

Category 1: Winds range from 74 to 95 mph and can be expected to produce some minor damage to property. Injuries to people and animals are generally isolated and limited to flying or falling debris. During a Category 1 storm, protected glass windows generally remain intact. Some roof damage to frame homes, apartments, and shopping centers Read more about The differences between a Category 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 Hurricane in regards to home damage[…]

Flood Update: Homeowners Flood Insurance Affordability Act passes the Senate and moves to the President for Signature to become Law

Homeowners Flood Insurance Affordability Act passes the Senate and moves to the President for Signature to become Law   HB3370, Grimm/Waters Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014, passed the Senate last night 72-22 and is anticipated to be signed by the President within the next 10 days.     Although we anticipate the President will Read more about Flood Update: Homeowners Flood Insurance Affordability Act passes the
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Hurricane Sandy – Useful Resources

Federal Aid Programs for State of New York Disaster Recovery Guide to Disaster Assistance and Relief FundingFEMA Transitional Sheltering Assistance – Activated for New York & New Jersey Includes grants, aid for temporary housing, low interest loans, etc.How to Navigate the Disaster Assistance Process   Apply for FEMA Assistance 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) o    Expect to spend at least Read more about Hurricane Sandy – Useful Resources[…]