Updated May 1, 2014
Downloadable Letter to Congressman
Click the above link for a direct download of a document to send to your congressmen asking them to co-sponsor Senate Bill 1610 and House Bill 3370
NFIP Challenges and Solutions Powerpoint Presentation
Presentation about the challenges and solutions moving foward with changing the NFIP
FEMA Guidance Documents
Collection of FEMA documents showing best practices for the Risk MAP program. These documents support FEMA standards and support implementation of the program, but are not considered mandatory.
NAR Sample Disclosure Form
Disclosure of flood insurance requirements, rates, and rate increases by brokers and agents
NFIP AUGUST WEBINARS
FEMA will be offering Flood Insurance Webinars for Lenders in August. Register with the above link.
H20 Partners Traning Video on Flood Reform
This video presents an overview of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 (BW12). It relates the current changes to the original 1968 Act and subsequent reforms enacted by Congress over the past 45 years.
Powerpoint with Audio (Click to Download)
The above link will automatically download an audio powerpoint to your computer.
Video Highlighting How Flood Insurance Subsidies are Phasing Out and explains the changes to NFIP and rate schedules.
Final Levee Analysis and Mapping Approach
FEMA's detailed plan to organize federal, state, and local agencies to
NFIP Key Questions of Financial Structure and Management
Compiled list of questsions to FEMA about the financial structure and management of NFIP
Site containing information on the flood insurance act and a great power point to help Louisiana REALTOR® members fully understand the new law, dates of implementation and other key facts of the Biggert Waters Flood insurance Act.
July NFIP/CRS Update
Update and synopsis of the entire flood insurance issue.
NFIP: Preparing for Changes to Flood Insurance
June 18 workshop focused on strategies to plan for short and long term changes to the NFIP
Claims filed from October 1, 2011 through September 30, 2012
Total Claim Payments
Claims paid from October 1, 2011 through September 30, 2012
Flood Insurance Premium Refunds: Oct. 1, 2014 New!
An update on implementation of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act released by FEMA.
Cedric Richmond's House Bill introduced to delay implementation of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012.
Senate Bill 996, SMART Act
Mary Landrieu's full Senate Bill intended to delay the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, as well as ammend the NFIP.
Senate Bill 996 SMART Act Summary
The Senate Bill 996 SMART Act Summary breaks down the sections of the bill which will ammend the NFIP.
Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 Fact Sheet
Fact sheet detailing sections 205 and 207 of the bill.
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