Nearly 12,000 more Tampa Bay homes labeled "high risk" by FEMA flood maps

Thousands of Bay Area homeowners will soon get bad news about flood insurance. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) redrew the flood maps in 2021, meaning homeowners with mortgages will be required to buy flood insurance that they never needed before.

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