For those looking to buy or repair their home, there are many resources available. Follow the links below to learn more.
The Utica Homeownership Center is a one-stop-show for all things home related. They offer first-time homebuyer courses, financial counseling, and grants and loans for home purchase and repair.
The First Home Club is a matching savings program that provides homeowners with up to $7,500 towards down payment and closing costs on their first home.
NYSERDA offers many home efficiency programs for homeowners, including a free energy audit and many grant programs.
The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) helps low-income people pay the cost of heating their homes.