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2018-06-18. Underwater: Rising Seas, Chronic Floods, and the Implications for US Coastal Real Estate (2018).

posted Jun 18, 2018, 11:33 AM by Alan Gould
By Union of Concerned Scientists. For GSS Climate Change chapter 8. Excerpt: ... hundreds of US coastal communities will soon face chronic, disruptive flooding that directly affects people's homes, lives, and properties. Yet property values in most coastal real estate markets do not currently reflect this risk. And most homeowners, communities, and investors are not aware of the financial losses they may soon face. This analysis looks at what's at risk for US coastal real estate from sea level rise—and the challenges and choices we face now and in the decades to come.... https://www.ucsusa.org/global-warming/global-warming-impacts/sea-level-rise-chronic-floods-and-us-coastal-real-estate-implications#.WyfCZhJKiIY