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By Carol Fox | Agent in Matthews, NC

Flood Plains and the Charlotte NC Home Buyer

Flood Plains and the Charlotte NC Home Buyer

Part of your due diligence as a Charlotte NC home buyer should be to check for the presence of a flood zone on the property that you are considering.  Charlotte NC Flood ZonesYou've probably heard of the federal flood zone maps but did you know that there are also community buffers with regulations along the streams in Mecklenburg County?

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Stormwater Services has a great new tool for checking into flood zones and buffers.  It's called the 3-D Interactive Floodzone Map.

Here's an article that explains how to find out about the status of that pretty little stream in the backyard.

Does That Pretty Little Stream in the Backyard Put You in a Flood Plain?

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Copyright 2011.  Carol Fox. Allen Tate Realtors.  *Flood Plains and the Charlotte NC Home Buyer*

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