Hurricane Season Preparedness
Greater New Orleans | Metairie | Kenner | Gulf Shores, Ala.
When looking for a Home in or near Metairie | Kenner call a Real Estate Broker who understand Flood Insurance, Flood Maps, and Flood Elevation. Cost of Flood insurance could affect the sale of a house.
June 1st is the start of hurricane season.
We all need to be ready more than ever for any storms which enter the Gulf of Mexico. Now is the time to make plans and ensure you have your supplies and plans.
Here are 12 things you may need to be prepared for the season:
•1. Your medications
•2. Copies of your Home Owners Insurance Policy
•3. Copies of your Flood Insurance Policy
•4. Copies of your Health Insurance Policy
•5. Copies of Evacuation Route you're planning on taking
•6. Back up communication plan. Remember, Cell Phones have not worked in the past during hurricanes.
•7. Have additional email accounts. Use Yahoo or Gmail to stay in touch.
•8. Back Up your computer data NOW!
•9. Service your automobile today. Change the oil and tires if required.
•10. Tell your family members the area you're planning to go too.
•11. Pack your family photos in plastic containers if your remove when you evacuate.
12. Refrigerators- During most Hurricanes, homes will lose electricity. Many refrigerators will be lost. The clean up is very hard. One way to cut down on the refrigerator clean up is to place the contents in plastic bags in the refrigerator before you leave.
Hurricane Katrina has taught many about not being prepared. Learn from their mistakes. When looking for Homes for Sale in Metairie | Kenner or a Beachfront Condo in Gulf Shores, Ala. check the property disclosure for the effect if any from past Hurricane.
Are you thinking of selling or buying a home in Metairie | Kenner? Interest rates are at their lowest points in several years. Interest rates and insurance premium appear to be favorable for purchasing a new home. Want to buy or sell your property in the New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Lafayette, and the list goes on.
Drop me a note for more information Hurricane Preparedness, Purchasing or Selling a Metairie | Kenner home for Sale. I would be happy to answer any questions and help you with this significant decision.
I will make your buying or selling experience stress-free.