Flood Insurance and El Nino

Here is the LA Times article about the coming El Nino weather this winter in Los Angeles and what FEMA is saying about making sure you are protected. If you have any questions or concerns regarding flood insurance and making sure you are protected properly please don’t hesitate to contact us or get a quote for your property!  Read a portion of the article below and click on “Read More” for the full details.

FEMA Urges Californians to buy flood insurance before El Nino

by: Monte Morin

With drenching El Niño rains anticipated to begin more than a month from now, the Federal Emergency Management Agency is urging Californians to buy flood insurance, even if they live in areas of low to moderate risk.

“If there was ever a time to buy flood insurance, this is the time,” said Roy Wright, FEMA’s deputy associate administrator for insurance and mitigation.

“You cannot get it at the last minute. There’s a 30-day wait period for new flood insurance policies to go into effect,” Wright told reporters at a Friday press conference…