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NYSHCR's mission is to build, preserve and protect affordable housing and increase home ownership
Durand Seniors Ribbon Cutting

Gov Cuomo Announces Ribbon Cutting for Senior Housing

Governor Cuomo Announces Ribbon Cutting for $17 Million Affordable Senior Development and Adult Day Care in Irondequoit

Featured Rental Housing Resources

Featured Home Ownership Resources

Foreclosure counseling is a free service offered by experienced counselors and funded by the New York State Office of the Attorney General

Funding Opportunities
Single Family

Improving and repairing homes to make them safer and more affordable


Creating and preserving quality affordable multifamily rental housing across New York State

Community Renewal & Economic Development

Strengthening communities throughout New York State

HCR Opportunities
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HCR Procurement Opportunities

Explore HCR procurement opportunities

Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

HCR encourages Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (MWBEs) and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business Enterprises (SDVOBs) to participate in HCR-funded projects

Join Us at the 2019 NYS MWBE Forum - Leading the Nation!

Commissioner/CEO of NYS Homes and Community Renewal
RuthAnne Visnauskas

In February 2017, Governor Cuomo appointed RuthAnne Visnauskas, Commissioner of the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal.
Commissioner RuthAnne Visnauskas photo