Tag: natural hazard risk

Property Data for Insurers: A Must Amid Growing Natural Disasters

Property Data for Insurers: A Must Amid Growing Natural Disasters

Natural disasters are a growing concern for property owners — and their insurers should be equally worried. According to the Insurance Information Institute, losses from natural catastrophes topped $160 billion in just 2018 alone. In total, last year saw 850 disaster-level events worldwide. And the U.S. certainly hasn’t been immune to these happenings. In just… Read More »

Home Price Appreciation in Highest-Risk Natural Hazard Cities 1.7 Times the Overall Market Rate Over Last Decade

Home Price Appreciation in Highest-Risk Natural Hazard Cities 1.7 Times the Overall Market Rate Over Last Decade

But Highest-Risk Cities for Floods, Hurricanes and Wildfires Underperformed Overall Market; Foreclosure and Negative Equity Rates Above-Market Average in Highest-Risk Flood Cities IRVINE, Calif. – Sept. 20, 2018 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s premier property database, today released its 2018 U.S. Natural Hazard Housing Risk Index, which found that median home prices… Read More »