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Congressman Garcia Invites FEMA Senior Leadership Team to His District for a Conversation on the National Flood Insurance Program

MIAMI, FL – October 10, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Over the last two days, Congressman Joe Garcia hosted senior leaders from the Federal Emergency Management Association (FEMA) in his district for a discussion on the future of the the National Flood In…

Cassidy Confirms Flood Insurance Refunds Begin Oct. 1, 2014

WASHINGTON – July 19, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) announced that the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is continuing to implement the Grimm-Cassidy Substitute Amendment to the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of…

House Speaker Will Weatherford Reappoints Chris Gardner to Citizens Property Insurance Board

Tallahassee, FL – July 3, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Florida House Speaker Will Weatherford (R-Wesley Chapel) today reappointed Chris Gardner to the Board of Governors for Citizens Property Insurance Corporation. Gardner’s reappointment is effective…

FEMA Updates Cramer on Implementation of Flood Insurance Relief

WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 12, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Today officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) briefed Congressman Kevin Cramer and other members of the Home Protection Caucus on the implementation of the Homeowner Flood Insu…

Schumer, Gillibrand Call for ‘Proof Of Loss’ Extension for Sandy Victims; Deadline Fast Approaching & Many Homeowners Still Need Time to File Flood Insurance Claims

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 24, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — FEMA’s ‘Proof of Loss’ Form Must Be Submitted By April 28th for Flood Insurance Coverage of Personal Property that was Damaged By Floodwaters; Many Sandy-Victims Are Still Recovering & N…

IBHS Joins in Celebrating Historic New Building Code Law In Mississippi

TAMPA – April 7, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — The Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IBHS) joined representatives from the insurance industry, housing industry, Mississippi Department of Insurance, and members of the state Legislature on A…

Louisiana Citizens Property Insurance Corporation Policyholders Receiving Application Refunds

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 25, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon is making Louisiana Citizens Property Insurance Corporation (Citizens) policyholders aware of a refund that is being issued. The refunds are for application fees…

Rep. Richmond Announces Flood Insurance Bill has Been Signed by the President

Washington DC – March 21, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Today the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act, H.R. 3370 was signed into law by President Barack Obama. With his signature, 5.5 million Americans including over 200,000 in Louisiana will begi…

Congressman Garcia’s Statement On Today’s Senate Passage of the Homeowner’s Flood Insurance Affordability Ac

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 17, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — Tonight, the Senate passed the House version of the flood bill, the Homeowner’s Flood Insurance Affordability Act, by an overwhelming majority in a 72-22 vote

South Carolina REALTORS® applaud speedy Senate Action on Bipartisan Flood Insurance Affordability Bill

COLUMBIA, S.C. – March 13, 2014 – (RealEstateRama) — South Carolina REALTORS® (SCR) applaud the United States Senate on its 72-22 vote to approve the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act (H.R. 3370), which holds the Federal Emergency Managemen…