Outside of fires, floods are the most common and widespread of all national disasters and the average annual U.S. flood losses in the past 10 years (2001-2010) totaled more than $2.7 billion, according to Naplesgov.com. And since 2000, Florida has experienced five federally declared disasters due to flooding. The Creation of a Private Flood Insurance
Its award season in Hollywood and the Golden Globes just concluded their star-studded event last night on January 12. But in Lee and Collier Counties, another award season is on the horizon and flowing gowns, sparkling jewelry and shiny trophies are not the norm. The Pinnacle and the Sand Dollar Lee County gives out the
According to an Opinion article in the New York Times, another housing bubble could be on the horizon. The Obama Administration called on the Dodd-Frank Act, one of the strictest financial measures since the Great Depression, to remedy the 2007-08 housing crisis, but according to the article, it won’t prevent another crisis. Housing bubbles are
For many people, buying a home means more freedom to design it the way they’ve always wanted to. But, we’re not talking about the interior here, folks. We’re talking about that relaxing, green space called your garden. This New York Times article offers tips on planning out your garden before you buy so when you
Sales of vacation homes rose 10.1% in 2012 to 553,000 properties, according to the National Association of Realtors’ investment- and vacation-home buyers survey. And according to this article from Investors.com, cash sales are on the rise as buyers are looking to get more bang for their buck. Low interest rates and the right deal can
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