Etler-Kettenacker Agency Blog: flood insurance
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Wednesday, September 13, 2017 There's (a little) good news for homeowners: last Friday, President Trump signed legislation reauthorizing the National Flood Insurance Program until Dec. 8, 2017, which essentially buys more time for Congress to consider reforms of the program. As we reported recently, the NFIP was set to expire in a few weeks on Sept. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, many of us are likely thinking about flood insurance. While Southwestern Ohio isn't in hurricane territory, we aren't immune to the effects of hurricane season and/or flooding (see above picture of the Cincinnati riverfront from the 2015 flood). READ MORE >>
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Do you have flood insurance? If so, your rates may be going up. Beginning April 1, National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) flood insurance policy premiums will increase by an average of 6.3%. How much your insurance will increase depends on the type of policy you have. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 Spring has sprung in Cincinnati, which means it's storm season! Thunderstorms can obviously wreak havoc on your home and yard, but there are several things homeowners can do to prepare. Here are 6 storm preparation tips for homeowners: 1. Clear your gutters READ MORE >>
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 If the recent rainfall has you nervous about wet basements, backed-up lines or leaky roofs, you're not alone. Lately, Cincinnati could easily be mistaken as Seattle -- and many of us are probably lacking a key form of coverage in our homeowner's policy: Flood insurance. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, April 1, 2015It’s finally spring, which means warmer days, pleasant temperatures, and lush greenery and bright flowers. Unfortunately, in Cincinnati, spring also means rain, thunderstorms, and sometimes even tornadoes. If inclement weather causes damage to your property, are you covered? Let’s take a look. READ MORE >>