TALLAHASSEE - Florida Housing Finance Corporation (Florida
Housing) is monitoring the storm and have procedures and
tools available for those impacted by severe weather and flooding.
with a home or rental unit
Information for residents
with a home or rental unit impacted by the storm can be found by clicking
Building Property Owners and Managers of Rental Developments Participating in a
Florida Housing Program
As Hurricane Matthew approaches, Florida Housing wants to
remind you of the procedures and tools available for owners and residents
impacted by severe weather and flooding. This information will make
post-recovery efforts go more smoothly if your residents and/or your
development are impacted.
Florida Housing will conduct a general assessment of
damage that results from Hurricane Matthew. A Damage Questionnaire is
posted on the Florida Housing website for use by owners and/or managers of
rental developments that participate in Florida Housing programs.
Save the file "Damage Questionnaire - Hurricane
Matthew (10-2016 EO 16-230).xls", enter the applicable information, and
submit the completed questionnaire as soon as practical (ideally within 5
business days) to:
Please review the damage descriptions that follow and use
them to provide a general assessment of damage that resulted from Hurricane
Matthew by selecting the estimated damage level (for the development overall)
from the dropdown list;
LIMITED: Generally superficial damage to solid structures (e.g., loss of
tiles or roof shingles); some mobile homes and light structures are damaged or
MODERATE: Solid structures sustain exterior damage (e.g., missing roofs
or roof segments); some mobile homes and light structures are destroyed, many
are damaged or displaced.
EXTENSIVE: Some solid structures are destroyed; most sustain exterior
and interior damage (e.g., roofs missing, interior walls exposed), most mobile
homes and light structures are destroyed.
CATASTROPHIC: Most solid and all light or mobile structures destroyed.
Additionally, please report the quantity of units damaged
and the quantity of buildings affected as well as the number of people who were
displaced by the damage. Specific details regarding damages is not
being sought at this time.
Indicate, by placing an “X” in the applicable column,
when damage was caused by:
• Rising waters (flood),
• Water damage (from other than
• Damage to roof/soffit, window,
• Other damage (landscaping
A Hurricane Matthew Disaster Relief Information for
Florida Residents website has been established with information and guidance
and can be accessed at:
For more information on this, please contact Florida
Housing at 850-488-4197 or visit http://www.floridahousing.org.