New York State Homeowner may be eligible for assistance if they are delinquent with any of the following items due to hardship caused by the COVID-19 pandemic:
- Mortgage payments
- Property taxes, water or insurance charges
- Homeowners’ association or maintenance fees
- Manufactured home loan or retail installment contracts.
Homeowners whose household income is equal to or less than 100% of the Area Median Income (AMI) and who are at risk of foreclosure and/or displacement due to financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic are eligible to apply. The AMI for Sullivan County is $79,900 for a household of one to five people, $83,300 for a six-person household, $89,050 for a seven-person household and $94,800 for a household with eight or more.
For more information, nyhomeownerfund.org.