Study: Millions of US Homes at Very High Risk from Natural Disasters ~Jim Randle, Voice of America
That works out to about eight percent of the 131 million housing units in the United States.
The study by RealtyTrac shows that about 3 percent of homes are at very low risk of these natural disasters.
RealtyTrac’s Daren Blomquist said a new on-line map should help prospective home buyers, businesses, investors and others make better-informed decisions about buying properties, or making homes more resistant to hazards. Read more.