You are forced to Elevation and Reconstruct because your home or structure was substantially damaged.
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Elevation, Reconstruction - Substantially Damaged Home. It's more than just money, it's time and the conflicting instructions each federal agency gives you. One may tell you not to fix anything, one may say go ahead and repair what you can.