Tag: Flood Insurance

Fla. asks FEMA for flood insurance rate info

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Oct 5, 2015 – Florida Insurance Commissioner Kevin M. McCarty wrote to Craig Fugate, administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). McCarty said he wants his office, the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation (OIR), to collaborate…

Time running out for flood insurance rate fix

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WASHINGTON – Sept. 13, 2013 – Some U.S. homeowners who rely on the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) to cover their homes have discovered that their insurance premiums – or the premiums a buyer of their home must pay –…

Fed flood insurance program gets 60-day extension

WASHINGTON – May 31, 2012 – Congress has given itself two more months to come up with long-term solutions for the debt-burdened federal program that provides insurance for homes and businesses in areas subject to flooding. A voice vote in…