Rising seas are turning Miami’s excessive floor into scorching property

Rising seas are turning Miami's high ground into hot property


(CNN) —  

In a city where “sunny day floods” increased 400% in a decade, rising seas are changing the old real estate mantra of “location, location, location.”

In Miami these days, it’s all about elevation, elevation, elevation.

And long before melted ice caps wash over Ocean Drive, one of America’s most vulnerable big cities is becoming a test case for the modern problem of climate gentrification.

While some…