Flood Zones

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FEMA: Mapping Information PlatformThis site provides tips and tutorials for reading a flood map, reading a flood insurance study, and information regarding FEMAs Letter of Map Change. This resource also provides information regarding the electronic Letter of Map...

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Does An Elevation Certificate Expire?

An Elevation Certificate, otherwise known as an EC doesn’t have an expiration date, but there are some factors that do play a role in determining if an Elevation Certificate is still “good”. Has the FIRM been updated? The Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM) are updated...

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How To Read An Elevation Certificate

Part 1 An Elevation Certificate (EC) contains a wealth of information regarding a property and its risk of being flooded. The EC is the form provided by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to determine the risk of flooding. The EC...

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