Home Raising in Flood Zones

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Home Raising in Flood Zones

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The new rules are leaving some homeowners torn between the cost of raising their homes, which can run from $30,000 to more than $100,000, or simply rebuilding on the ground and hoping the next storm won't be as damaging as was Superstorm Sandy nearly a year ago. Those in high-risk flood zones who don't raise their homes will see their insurance costs soar.

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