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 will not be accepting applications after February 18th. Starting on February 19th, interested homeowners will be added to a waiting list.
Please visit: https://www.nyhomeownerfund.org/ where you can:
- Learn more about the program, including eligibility criteria and what types of assistance will be available;
- Enter your email to be notified when the application period opens; and
- Read our detailed guide about the NYS HAF application, including eligibility criteria and a list of documents you may need to provide when applying.
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). The call center is open Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m.