For all of us in the Ottawa region, there is potential for flooding. More than just a nuisance, evidence suggests that basement flooding can be linked to serious health problems. Recurrent basement flooding can result in longer-term damage to the building and equipment that may not be covered by insurance. It may also mean that insurance rates may rise or the minimum deductible may be increased, as well the potential that your property value may depreciate.

To read more on what you can do to prevent flooding and what to do if it happens, along with a real estate update, check out my November Newsletter.