many of the homes damaged or destroyed on the Jersey Shore are second homes, vacation homes or rental properties, not primary residences....not that that makes it any less painful.....<quoted text>
Easy job for FEMA-because lot's of it is probably on the PRIVATE SECTOR insurance PAYERS...ie: NOT FEMA givvernment beggars.
Coastline mess--elbow to elbow homes in some spots-lots of relatively new (less than 10 years) construction.
Flooding is such devastation.
those who choose to live in coastal or other flood-prone areas should be willing to accept the risk....