Homeowner Help: September (Updated)

Updated: 12 hours ago

The mission of NHS Brooklyn is to help you protect the wealth and assets you have, through financial management, proper insurance, and home maintenance. Below are some of our newest educational offerings as well as other sources of assistance. If you have questions or need counseling, we're a HUD-certified housing counseling agency. Reach out to us at 718-469-4679 during normal business hours or send email us on weekends or after hours here.

WEBINARS



Recover from Storm Damage: Resource Update


Monday, September 20 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

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Refinancing Your Mortgage


Thursday, September 28 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

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Flood Insurance: For Anyone Who Can't Afford to Lose Everything

Thursday, October 7 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Financial Coaching & Credit Improvement


Thursday, September 23 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm

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Property Management for Owners of 1-4 Unit Homes and Buildings


Thursday, September 16 | 6:00pm - 7:00pm

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FINANCIAL RESOURCES


Emergency Rent Relief Program (ERAP)

for Tenants and Landlords

Launched Tuesday June 1, 2021, ERAP allows tenants or landlords on behalf of their tenants to apply for help paying off up to 12 months of back rent, plus 3 months of future rent and other assistance. For more information, including how to apply, click here.





COVID-19 Burial Assistance

If you lost a loved one to COVID-19, retroactive reimbursement of up to $9,000 in burial costs is available. Call 844-684-6333 from 7am to 7pm or visit FEMA's Funeral Assistance website here for more information.




Disabled Veterans: Access to Home for Heroes Grant

A new grant program for retrofitting your home for greater independence.


Please complete this form for more information.


property protection


Home Insurance: Don't Overpay

Wednesday, September 15 | 3:00pm – 4:30pm


Foreclosure, Forbearance & the Mortgage Moratorium: Your Rights & Options

Wednesday, September 29 | 6:00pm – 7:30pm


Get Help Applying for Property Tax Extensions

Call 718-469-4679 or complete this form.


LANDLORD TRAINING


Landlord Training: What Every Owner Should Know (Includes HUD Certificate)

Thursday, September 21

6:00-8:00pm

Thursday, October 7

3:00-5:00pm

ONE-ON-ONE COUNSELING


Behind with your mortgage? Have a water or tax lien? Believe you may have been scammed? Have another housing issue? Complete this form or call 718-469-4679 Monday-Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm, and a HUD-certified counselor will contact you.

OTHER PROGRAMS & SERVICES


Click here for info on our programs and resources, including:

  • Home Repairs and grants

  • Property Management for Owners of 1- to 4-Unit Homes and Buildings

  • Mortgages: Foreclosure Intervention, Refinancing, Reverse Mortgage, Check-Up

  • Free weatherization, energy-efficient appliances, and more (income eligibility may apply)

  • And so much more!

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