Category Archives: Important Real Estate Links

10 Essential Ways to Prevent Damage and Stay Safe During Upcoming Storm Season

Storm season is here, and with it comes increased opportunity for home damage, both major and minor. Whether you have to deal with hurricanes, tornadoes, thunderstorms, or hail, preparation is key for securing your personal safety and assets against the … Continue reading

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Flood Policy Changes April 2015 FEMA

Fact Sheet Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration How April 2015 Program Changes Will Affect Flood Insurance Premiums The National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is in the process of implementing Congressionally mandated reforms required by the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of … Continue reading

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Hurricanes steer clear of Pinellas for 90 years

The Great Tampa Bay Hurricane made landfall in Pinellas County in August of 1921. It is the last hurricane to directly affect the county in the past 90 years. Tom Lovino with the Pinellas County Communications Department travels throughout the … Continue reading

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Retro Fitting Your Home for Hurricanes

This page will hopefully help guide you through a few different areas to help retro fit your existing home to be more hurricane resistant. A major area that causes structural failure during a hurricane is the

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Pets and How to Keep Safe During a Storm

Plan Ahead for Your Pets: Tampa Bay was included in the cone of uncertainty for Tropical Storm Isaac, according to the National Hurricane Center. That means, people in Largo were urged to prepare by finding out your evacuation zone, building … Continue reading

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Hurricane Be Ready and Prepare!

Hey Guys, We DO Live in Paradise, but.. Unfortunately, Pinellas is also in a hurricane zone. Two keys to weather safety are to prepare for the risks and to act on those preparations when alerted by emergency officials. These are … Continue reading

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Florida Property Appraisers

Below you will find a web-site link and contact information for each of the Florida Property Appraiser offices.  Finding yours is now quick and easy!

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FEMA Flood Zone Designations

Definitions of FEMA Flood Zone Designations Flood zones are geographic areas that the FEMA has defined according to varying levels of flood risk.   These zones are depicted on a community’s Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) or Flood Hazard Boundary Map.   … Continue reading

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