Climate Change Impacts Housing Market

Some may think that climate change only affects future generations. However, climate change is already hitting the housing market. A recent podcast by NPR discusses the notion of scientists using Zillow data to predict the current impact of rising sea levels on the real estate market. A study conducted by the Union of Concerned Scientists found that residential and commercial properties across the country valued at nearly $140 billion in total are at risk from the effects of rising sea levels. Essentially, these properties may begin experiencing regular flooding due