Houston Delays Vote On New Building Regulations After HarveyCity leaders have delayed a vote on new building regulations that will dictate how high new homes and other structures must be elevated to avoid floodwaters.
Hurricane Harvey's Toxic Aftermath More Impactful Than ThoughtMore than a half-year after floodwaters swamped Houston, the extent of Hurricane Harvey's environmental assault is just beginning to surface.
Home Insurance Sticker Shock: Double-Digit Premium Hikes Become CommonYou may want to look closely at your home insurance renewal notice. Insurance agents said that double-digit rate increases are becoming more common.
Nearly $1 Billion Raised For Rebuilding Texas After HarveyThe groups helping to rebuild on the Texas Gulf Coast after Hurricane Harvey have collected close to $1 billion in donations.
Lack Of Transparency Clouds Texas Spending After HarveyTexas has been awarded billions in federal aid to help recover from Hurricane Harvey and the devastating flooding that followed, but it's unclear how the state is spending its share of the money.
Renters Find Extra Hurdles To Recovery After HurricanesRental housing has been a concern in many cities in Texas and Florida after hurricanes Harvey and Irma flooded tens of thousands of homes.
Do You Save A Bundle When You Bundle Insurance?Insurance companies want to sell you auto and home insurance by "bundling" the two policies together -- and in the process offer you a discount on your annual premium. Makes sense for them, but does it save money for you?
Allstate Releases Estimated Insurance Losses After HarveyAllstate expects insurance losses of about $593 million in August after Hurricane Harvey left a path of destruction along the Gulf Coast.
Official: U.S. Insurance Program Could Pay $11B For HarveyThe head of the National Flood Insurance Program says early estimates are that Hurricane Harvey will result in about $11 billion in payouts to insured homeowners.
House OKs Limiting Insurer Liability On Storm Damage Claims The Texas House has given preliminary approval to a bill limiting liability for insurance companies sued by policyholders following storm damage to property.
Do You Have Home Flood Insurance? Are You Sure?Flood insurance is one of those things you may think you have, but you probably don't. If your home is flooded, your homeowners insurance will most likely not cover the damage.
103-Year-Old North Texas Woman Fights To Keep Her HouseMyrtle Lewis is 103-years-old …living in the warmth of her North Texas home and bracing for a fight to keep it.
Continued Shaking Has Texans Considering Earthquake InsuranceEarthquakes have hit the northwest part of the metroplex for the eighteenth time since November 20 -- 11 of those quakes have been near Azle. The continued shaking has some thinking about getting earthquake insurance.
North Texas Storm & Tornado Damage Could Reach $250 MillionRight now, the number stands at $250 million. According to the Insurance Council of Texas, that is the amount of insured damage caused by the multiple tornadoes that moved across North Texas on the May 15.
Trade Group Estimates West Insured Losses At $100 MillionInsurance experts are estimating that damage caused by the fertilizer plant explosion in West could have losses topping $100 million.