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Buyouts can save Houston’s flood-soaked homeowners — if they can get one

buyouts can save houstons flood soaked homeowners if they can get one - Buyouts can save Houston’s flood-soaked homeowners — if they can get one

Amanda and Drew Heyen spent 16 years in their small ranch home on Chantilly Lane in Houston’s Central Northwest neighborhood. In that period, their house flooded nine times — more than once every two years. At first, they tried to live with the frequent inundations. They raised their furniture on cinder blocks and installed an […]