Hurricane Sandy Severe Weather Alert

Update: On October 30, FEMA issued emergency declarations for New Hamshire, Virginia and West Virginia as a result of Hurricane Sandy.

On October 29, Hurricane Sandy is approaching the eastern seaboard and should make landfall in New Jersey by Monday evening.  The projected path begins on the coast of North Carolina and may travel as far north as Massachusetts.

As of Monday morning, FEMA has issued emergency declarations for the following states:

  • Connecticut, District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Rhode Island.

Please note these areas have not yet been declared a Presidential Disaster Area.

Please click on the following link for the zip codes for coastal counties located in the projected path of the storm,:
Hurricane Sandy Coastal Zip Codes

For a direct link to the FEMA web site, please click here:

To view additional All Client Alerts, please click here: Safeguard Properties All Client Alerts.

To review HUD's Declared Disaster Area Moratorium on Foreclosure, please click here: HUD Moratorium on Foreclosure.

For information about VA's recommendations for forbearance, please click here: VA's Policy Regarding Natural Disasters. .

For information about Freddie Mac's instructions, please click here: Freddie Mac Disaster Relief Policies.

To review Fannie Mae's Q&A regarding natural disaster relief, please click here: Fannie Mae's Natural Disaster Relief Policies.

About Safeguard
Safeguard Properties is the largest privately held field services company in the country. Located in Cleveland, Ohio and founded in 1990 by Robert Klein, Safeguard has grown from a regional preservation company with a few employees  and a handful of contractors performing services in the Midwest, to a national company with more than 1,600 employees. Safeguard is supported by a nationwide network of subcontractors able to perform any requested superintendence, preservation, and maintenance functions, as well as numerous ancillary services in the U.S., the Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico.



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