Wildfire Victims Face Insurance, Building Code Issues California homeowners and insurance companies are assessing the damage from the recent wildfires. Insurance companies are expected to pay as much as $1.5 billion to policyholders. But some homeowners are realizing they are underinsured while others face strict new building codes as they look to rebuild their burned out homes. Alex Cohen of member station KQED reports.

Wildfire Victims Face Insurance, Building Code Issues

Wildfire Victims Face Insurance, Building Code Issues

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California homeowners and insurance companies are assessing the damage from the recent wildfires. Insurance companies are expected to pay as much as $1.5 billion to policyholders. But some homeowners are realizing they are underinsured while others face strict new building codes as they look to rebuild their burned out homes. Alex Cohen of member station KQED reports.