Announcement 19-0046: Updated FEMA Disaster Declaration for Iowa


Due to severe storms and flooding in Iowa, FEMA has declared the following counties a disaster. Updated county is shown in bold.

Incident Period: March 12, 2019 – May 16, 2019

State FEMA Disaster Declaration Counties
Iowa March 23, 2019 Fremont, Harrison, Louisa, Mills, Monona, Pottawattamie, Scott, Shelby and Woodbury

Please note:

  • If an appraisal was completed prior to the incident date of the disaster, a re-inspection will be required.
  • If an appraisal was not required due to a property inspection waiver or product type, an inspection report is still required.
  • Regardless of whether or not the transaction requires an original appraisal, an inspection will be required up to and including 90 days from the date the natural disaster occurred, prior to the Note date.

For further guidance and loan property requirements refer to the Declared Disaster Policy.


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