Helping Homeowners Get Climate-Ready and Storm Safe

Helping Homeowners Get Climate-Ready and Storm Safe The risk of flooding from sea-level rise and tidal storm surge is increasing steadily. Homes, businesses and communities are exposed on a scale that was unthinkable just a few years ago. In 2016 alone over a dozen...

Hurricane Preparation for your Property

“Big Data” Can Now Lead to Actionable Steps to Protect Real Estate Investments from flooding and storm surge If there’s anything last year’s hurricane season revealed, it’s that storm frequency and severity can be devastating.  Most properties in the paths of...

Coastal Risk joins Marketplace.city

Coastal Risk joins Marketplace.city to provide its online flood and natural hazard risk assessment services (www.floodscores.com) to smart cities across the US –https://marketplace.city/p/flood-and-natural-hazard/.  Coastal Risk is a flood and natural...

Are FEMA Maps Good Enough?

Why order a Coastal Risk Flood Report for your home or business? Isn’t a FEMA flood map good enough? A recent study found that FEMA failed to capture 75 percent of flood damages within their flood maps between 1999 and 2009. FEMA flood maps simply fail to...

How Do I Prepare For Climate Change And Extreme Weather?

Summary of Findings The results of climate change and extreme weather is our focus. Importantly, it’s not that we’re not interested in the rate of rise in sea level or the change in average temperatures. However, we just don’t believe that data translates into useful...

Assisted Living Facilities Must Improve Flood Safety

Protecting Our Most Vulnerable Citizens From Flood Risks Coastal areas in the U.S. have experienced several hurricanes costing too many lives and billions in property damages. The impacts from these storms, sometimes miles inland from the coasts, have fallen hardest...

33% of Homes Damaged by Floods Aren’t in FEMA Flood Zones

Floods can happen anywhere. Just because you live outside of a delegated FEMA flood zone, that doesn’t mean you’re safe from a flooding catastrophe. In fact, according to recent data, 33% of homes damaged by flooding occur outside of FEMA flood zones. This data shows...

Protect Your Property Portfolio from Floods

Find Out Your Real Risk and What to do About It. You’ve worked hard to save money to buy a house and maybe even a beautiful vacation home. Don’t squander these hard earned investments by not knowing your flood risks. Even if your home or business isn’t located near...