The Flood Disaster Protection Act applies to mobile homes if they are "attached" to real estate - that is, anchored to a permanent foundation and secured sufficiently to "?resist flotation, collapse, or lateral movement?". Just plugging it in to electric, hooking up a hose, and letting the air out of the tires is not enough.
Copyright © 2000 Bankers' Hotline. Originally appeared in Bankers' Hotline, Vol. 10, No. 12, 12/00
First published on 12/01/2000