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Tuesday, July 17, 2018Whether you are planning a big vacation or just taking a short day-trip, it is important to be aware of the dangerous that the beach can present and to be prepared so that you and your family can spend the day feeling safe and happy. Look over these great safety tips the next time you are planning on having some fun in the sun! READ MORE >>
Tuesday, January 9, 2018The Revision of the flood maps for Edisto Beach and unincorporated areas of Colleton County near Edisto Beach in South Carolina establishes a new Base Flood Elevation (BFE) for almost all properties. Is the BFE important in rating a flood policy? READ MORE >>
Monday, December 18, 2017Residents of South Carolina’s Edisto Beach community have long awaited the date of December 21, 2017 in anticipation of flood insurance premium reductions and potential refunds on their flood policies. Many home owners will see their property move from the high risk VE flood zone to the moderate risk AE flood zone. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 After Hurricane Matthew brushed the coast line of South Carolina on October 8, it was discovered that Edisto Beach was particularly hard hit by hurricane winds and storm surge. This was a concern to the staff at C. T. READ MORE >>
Friday, October 14, 2016 C.T. Lowndes & Company owners and staff along with a team from Frontline Insurance and ServiceMaster of Charleston spent the day at Edisto Beach, SC surveying damage from Hurricane Matthew. READ MORE >>
Thursday, October 13, 2016 Many homes, particularly those on beaches, had flood waters come into the areas below the elevated floor of the dwelling. The waters rose, then fell, leaving behind a mess. Casualties of the flooding include the drywall in the enclosed space and any appliances in the enclosure. READ MORE >>