Tagged: coastal flooding

Rising Seas Threaten An American Institution: The 30-Year Mortgage


More banks are getting buyers in coastal areas to make bigger down payments — often as much as 40 percent of the purchase price, up from the traditional 20 percent — a sign that lenders have awakened to climate dangers and want to put less of their own money at risk. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Broward Implements New Growth Strategy


With an estimate that 2.1 million will call Broward home by 2040, the county government now has a new plan to handle the growth. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE