If you are looking into buying a home in Maricopa Arizona or if you see a home for sale that you are interested in, you will want to check to see if it is in a flood zone. If it is, there may be some unexpected expenses that you will be responsible for… flood insurance. You will want to check out what your flood risk is. You can check that at https://msc.fema.gov/portal/. You simply input the property address you are interested in knowing about and it will display the flood risks on an interactive map. Try clicking in the left hand side on “View” or “Download” to see the specific flood plains for your area.
City of Maricopa Residents: If you are looking to see if your home in Maricopa, AZ is in a flood zone there’s a great map at http://www.pinalcountyaz.gov/Pages/Home.aspx. Click on the “Maps” tab in the lower center of the page. Then click “Maricopa Flood Map Viewer”. Agree to the terms. At “Search by Parcel Number or Address” type in only the street address of the home.
For further information and to get estimates on your premium for insurance coverage and local providers you can go to https://www.floodsmart.gov/floodsmart/.
To Buy or Sell a Home Contact:
Jason Bechtold, Realtor
The Maricopa Real Estate Company
Cell: (732) 306-7971