My New Outside Blog: Are You Ready For A Hurricane?

Are You Ready For A Hurricane?

Are you ready for a hurricane?  September 1st through 15th is traditionally when hurricanes hit the Gulf Coast.  These pictures were taken on Galveston Island the last weekend of August 2010, but show damage from hurricane Ike, which hit the Galveston coast in September of 2008.

beach house

This house is in Spanish Grant, a subdivision on the west end of Galveston.

 beach house

This house is also on the west end of the island. 

beach house

 This one looks like it is about ready to fall over.

hurricane damage

 Wow, the roof really looks sad on this one.

flagship hotel

Now I can see why I couldn't get a reservation at the Flagship Hotel for Friday night, there is a big chunk of hotel missing and also a portion of the driveway going from the seawall to the hotel is missing. 

People in Houston were affected by hurricane Ike as well, with many experiencing power outages of over a week.  Please make sure to have supplies on hand, and know the evacuation routes in case you need to leave.


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Liz Flint
Century 21 Hardee-Team Realty
30310 Tomball Parkway
Tomball, TX  77375
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Comment balloon 3 commentsLiz Flint • September 02 2010 01:45AM


Coming our way on Friday...hope it's touch and go..

Posted by Praful Thakkar, Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale (LAER Realty Partners) about 10 years ago

Hi Praful, wishing you the best.  Take care.

Posted by Liz Flint, Houston\Tomball Realtor (832)816-8066 (Century 21 Hardee-Team Realty) about 10 years ago

One of the first vacations I remember taking as a kid was to Galveston and we stayed at the Flagship.  I was just heartbroken at Ike's destruction.

Posted by Gayla Worrell, Real Estate Webworks (Windermere Real Estate/Everett, Inc.) about 10 years ago