Houston Voters OK $2.5 Billion Bond Issue to Mitigate Flooding

A year to the day after Hurricane Harvey dumped 27 trillion gallons of water on southeast Texas, swamped 204,000 Harris County homes and apartments and killed more than 50 residents in the region, voters overwhelmingly approved a $2.5 billion flood infrastructure bond...

Water Levels Erase Rise in Projected Value of Homes

Flooding Risk Knocks $7 Billion Off Home Values, Study Finds Property owners in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut are experiencing a loss of real-estate value since 2005 Vehicles navigated a flooded street in Ocean City, N.J. in 2015. Photo: tom mihalek/Reuters 43...

Editorial: Flooding Erodes Charleston Property Values

Editorial: Higher seas may already be dampening a piece of Charleston’s housing market Aug 21, 2018 Updated 18 hrs ago (1) Facebook Twitter Email The inside of Elizabeth Boineau’s home on Beaufain Street is gutted to prepare for demolition on Thursday, August 16,...

Flooding Turns Charleston Real Estate Soggy

Health & Science Sea level rise is eroding home value, and owners might not even know it Elizabeth Boineau stands on her dock at Edisto Island in South Carolina on Aug. 13. Flooding damaged her home in Charleston’s historic district and has threatened her...