Homeowner assistance programs, information and resources
New York State Homeowner Assistance Fund

The New York State Homeowner Assistance Fund (“NYS HAF”) is a federally-funded program dedicated to assisting homeowners who are at risk of default, foreclosure or displacement as result of a financial hardship caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.


The New York State Homeowner Assistance Fund is no longer taking applications and has now closed the waitlist.


Please visit: https://www.nyhomeownerfund.org/ for more information.

The NYS HAF program also has a dedicated call center staffed with live operators who speak multiple languages and who can assist you with any additional questions you have about the program or the application process.

Contact:  1-844-77-NYHAF (1-844-776-9423).

Home Repair and Energy Efficiency Resources Weatherization & Repair

Ensuring Safe, Healthy Homes
Disaster Recovery & Lead Information
Keeping residents in their homes
Foreclosure Prevention & Resources
Foreclosure Prevention - Community Restoration Fund

The SONYMA Community Restoration Fund (CRF) is part of New York State Office of Homes and Community Renewal’s response to the foreclosure crisis: a groundbreaking program that acquires pools of defaulted mortgages and provides homeowners with an opportunity to start fresh with a more affordable payment

Foreclosure Information & Resources

The information and resources on this web page provide an immediate starting point for some families and complete solutions for others. The fact sheets are filled with information and resources, and are here to help homeowners resolve issues on their own

Making homes safe and accessible for seniors, veterans, and people with disabilities Accessibility Resources

Manufactured Home Owners
Manufactured Home Resources
Homes and Community Renewal enforces compliance with Section 233 of the Real Property Law which protects the rights of manufactured home park residents. For more information about these rights, home park purchase and complaint information, please explore the Manufactured Home Program

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