Posts Tagged: Carova Beach
President signs flood insurance affordability act By Outer Banks Voice on March 21, 2014 Kitty Hawk after Hurricane Sandy. (NCDOT) President Obama has signed legislation that will roll back a previously passed law that would have made federal flood insurance unaffordable for some property owners. Called the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act, the bill delays changes… Read more »
On Thursday the US Senate gave final congressional approval to the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act (HR.3370). The bill passed the Senate 72-22. It has passed the House and will now head to the President’s desk for signature. The bipartisan legislation going to the White House includes offsets for the costs of H.R.3370, which… Read more »
Driving into the sales office this morning. Hard to believe more snow and sleet! This is a sign we will have an incredible Summer! I’m ready! Courtesy Whitney Hawkins, Sales Broker Duck office.
A vote on H.R. 3370 -Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act has been delayed until next week. The bill needs 287 votes to pass the House. Only 3 out of 12 NC Reps have co-sponsored the bill: Walter Jones, Renee Ellmers and Mike McIntyre. Continue calling as outlined in OBAR/OBHBA’s call for action below: PLEASE CALL… Read more »
We have been looking for our first osprey sighting of the year and finally saw one early this morning, perched on a branch of a dead Cypress tree overlooking Croatan Sound. They migrate south central and South America in late September or early October and usually return sometime in late February or early March. We… Read more »
Senate passes bill to delay flood insurance premium hikes share this Jan 30, 2014 In a 67-32 vote, the U.S. Senate has passed a bill to postpone steep increases in flood insurance rates across the country, the National Association of Realtors announced today. The Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act calls for a four-year delay on rate… Read more »