NYCHA’s Office of Resident Economic Empowerment and Sustainability (REES) coordinates access to home-buying education and opportunities for NYCHA public housing and Section 8 residents in collaboration with HUD-certified homebuyer education partners.
NYCHA public housing and Section 8 residents can learn about the home-buying process and how to qualify for a mortgage and first-time homebuyer grants and programs by attending an informative session with REES homebuyer education partners.
RSVP required. Call: (718) 289-8100
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 and Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Saturday, April 29, 2017, 10:00am to 1:00pm
Thursday, May 4, 2017, 6:30pm to 8:30pm (part 1) & May 11, 2017, 6:30pm to 8:30pm (part 2)
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 and Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 and Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Saturday, September 30, 2017, 10:30am to 1:30pm
Saturday, October 28, 2017, 10:00am to 1:00pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017, 10:30am to 1:30pm
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 and Wednesday, December 20, 2017, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
For NYCHA residents who are ready to purchase a home, REES coordinates information sessions with affordable homes developers to explain the application and buying process. NYCHA is partnering with organizations such as Habitat for Humanity and Restored Homes to transfer FHA-repossessed homes for rehabilitation and provide homeownership opportunities to low income families.
Upcoming Home-buying Information Sessions
Saturday, April 8, 2017, 12:30pm to 5:00pm
Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 6:30pm to 8:00pm