Many in Massachusetts who don’t live near the ocean think they don’t need flood insurance. However, as the hurricanes that devastated parts of the Carolinas last year so vividly illustrate, flood insurance is always worth considering.
Those who live near brooks, creeks, and rivers should think seriously about flood insurance because significant rainfall that occurs quickly, or over a sustained period, can easily cause waterways to overflow, putting nearby residents in peril. Such was the case in 2018 for many homeowners in the Carolinas. The same thing could easily happen in Massachusetts – even in areas that have never flooded before.
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