No matter if you’re a longtime homeowner, looking to buy a home, or in the market for flood insurance, we can help guide you to resources and support so that you can make the best decisions for you and your family.
Center for NYC Neighborhoods
The Center works to promote and protect affordable homeownership throughout New York. Learn how we can help through our network of community-based organizations.
FloodHelpNY.org, funded through the New York Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery and New York Rising, was created as a platform for engaging and informing New York City homeowners about how they can protect their home and finances from flooding that is expected to worsen with rising sea levels caused by climate change.
New York State Mortgage Assistance Program
If you’re at risk of losing your home because you’ve missed payments or are behind on your property taxes, the New York State Mortgage Assistance Program may be an option for you. NYS-MAP provides a 0% interest mortgage loan up to $40,000 to eligible New York homeowners at risk of foreclosure.
Homebuyer Guide and Calculator
The Center for NYC Neighborhoods has developed a guide to the different major phases of the homebuying process, from weighing the benefits to working with inspectors. You can also try out the Center’s affordability calculator to determine the type of house you might be able to purchase in New York.
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: Mortgages
Learn about getting, maintaining, and overcoming problems with paying your mortgage with the resources of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a U.S. government agency.