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Every US home getting a flood-risk score – many are at higher risk than previously known

New website: https://firststreet.org/flood-factor/

Key Points:

  • Starting this week, every homeowner and potential homebuyer in America will be able to see a new analysis of their property’s flood risk.
  • First Street is remapping America’s flood risk in an effort to educate homeowners, buyers and the greater real estate industry. It assigns a flood score to every property.
  • It could have a huge impact on the national housing market.

read more at: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/08/26/every-us-home-gets-flood-risk-score-and-many-are-at-higher-risk.html