Home buyers and sellers may face some changes when it comes to Flood Insurance in Norfolk County Massachusetts. The Norfolk County maps, currently in preliminary form, are scheduled to become effective on June 17, 2012.
Read the news release at - http://www.fema.gov/news/newsrelease.fema?id=61544
Flood hazard maps, also known as Digital Flood Insurance Rate Maps, indicate whether properties are in areas of high, moderate or low flood risk. In reviewing the new Norfolk County maps, many property owners may find that their risk is higher or lower than they thought. If the risk level for a property changes, so may the requirement to carry flood insurance.
Communities affected are:
When buying a home in Norfolk County Massachusetts, contact United Inspection Service for your home inspection. United Inspection Service 508-788-1447