We've taken a ton of calls and emails today as a result of an article in the News Press about flood insurance in Fort Myers and the surrounding waterfront communities of Cape Coral, Bonita Springs and Estero. Below is a brief summary of changes that will go into effect on Oct. 1, 2013 as part of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 (BW12),
he Allstate Insurance Company today released its ninth annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report®.” The report, based on Allstate claims data, ranks America’s 200 largest cities in terms of car collision frequency to identify which cities have the safest drivers.
Flooding in Florida may bring significant personal and financial hardship. Since nearly all Florida homeowner policies exclude losses due to flooding, it’s important to take the time to talk about coverage with your agent and why it may be important to purchase a separate flood policy. With hurricane and the rainy (and thus flood) season just around the corner, now is the time to start thinking about flooding and flood insurance.