Rita Coutu Passes Away
We are sorry to report Rita Coutu passed away on July 16th. Rita Coutu is Realtor® Ray Coutu’s mother and Realtor® Paula Rogers’ mother-in-law. The families ask you to please keep them in your thoughts and prayers. More information will be posted as it becomes available.
FEMA Releases Refund Guidance
If you have clients who paid excessive flood premiums under the original provisions of the Biggert-Waters Act, sharing the following information provides the perfect opportunity to enhance your prospects for a referral from them. FEMA has released information on providing refunds to property owners who overpaid for flood insurance. (please click here to continue reading)
FEMA Registration Deadline Extended for Assistance
At the request of the state of Florida, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved a 14-day extension for storm and flood survivors to register for disaster assistance.
NEW FUNDS AVAILABLE for Santa Rosa County
For our members in Santa Rosa County, we wanted to share this important announcement regarding mitigation assistance now available for homeowners throughout that county.
REBUILD Northwest Florida has received additional federal funds from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Florida Department of Community Affairs to support the Hurricane Mitigation Grant Program. Santa Rosa County homeowners are now eligible to apply for wind retrofit mitigation assistance. Click here to read more
Florida REALTORS Disaster Fund Relief
If you've suffered damage to your home or business, as a REALTOR or Affiliate member of PAR, the Florida REALTORS Disaster Relief Fund is available to help in your recovery efforts. Clck on the following link for complete details of the program, including an application for assistance: http://www.floridarealtors.org/AboutFar/DisasterReliefFund/index.cfm