The Impact of Sea Levels Rising


Estimating Recent Local Impacts of Sea‑Level Rise on Current Real‑Estate Losses: A Housing Market Case Study in Miami‑Dade, Florida

“We find empirical support for significant and negative impacts, in property value appreciation due to the increasing risks of tidal flooding. This is likely to be linked to both observable increases in flooding events for locales within the Miami-Dade region as well as the documented increases in media coverage of these events.” – Authors Steven A. McAlpine & Jeremy R. Porter 

Read the findings of this research, shared with our audience by First Street Foundation.  This research is utilized as a foundation for the property valuation analysis conducted by First Street Foundation.