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For Average Joes, Fighting FEMA Flood Maps

  For Average Joes, Fighting FEMA Flood Maps Isn’t Easy or Cheap. Click here to check out this NBC news article on recently-redrawn FEMA flood … Read More

National Flood Insurance Program Elevation Certificate

  What inform does a surveyor need to include on a National Flood Insurance Program Elevation Certificate? Latitude/longitude of the property and the horizontal datum used. … Read More

It's raining, it's pouring, the old man is …… getting an elevation certificate for flodd insurance?

  What is an elevation certificate? Elevation certificates determine the difference in elevation between your house and the base flood elevation. The National Flood Insurance Program … Read More

Who Is W.B. Wells?

In 1924, after graduating from Stanford University, Willard B. Wells founded W.B. Wells & Assoc. Inc in Portland, Oregon. Willard’s philosophy was to provide a quality product for a reasonable fee. We still follow Willard’s philosophy today.
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