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In Booming South Florida, Another Hurricane Andrew Could Be A $300 Billion Catastrophe

“And that number doesn’t include loss of taxes or tourism,” said Monica Ningen, chief property underwriter for the U.S. and Canada for Swiss Re, one of the largest reinsurance companies in the world. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

As Hurricane Andrew Memories Fade, Florida Weakens Building Codes

At the core of the Florida dispute is a simple calculation: the tougher the building code, the more it costs to build a home. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

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VIDEO: 2015 Hurricane Season Predictions Released

While NOAA is predicting a ‘below-normal’ hurricane season, South Floridians should note that Hurricane Andrew hit in 1992, another storm season that was not expected to be an active one. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE