The news commonly reminds us of unexpected disaster and loss of home. This Wall Street Journal article suggests we get our insurance in order. Many of our homes may not be insured properly for possible issues. We don't intend to scare home owners but want to point out that there are ways to verify if the home is properly insured or not.
Las Vegas is known for its storms during the monsoon season. A community can be flooded quickly. There is a resource home owners can use to determine whether they live in a flood plain or not. It is a web site with all of the flood zones outlined. Las Vegas Realtors can provide you with that resource.