First-time Homebuyer Resources

Becoming a homeowner is a major life goal for many of us, and yet the homebuying process can be complex and daunting. Please know that there are resources available to assist you on your path to homeownership, as well as grants and other financial assistance available to those who qualify.

For a list of resources please see below:

Long Island Housing Partnership (LIHP) – for first-time homebuyer counseling, financial assistance programs.

State of New York Mortgage Agency (SONYMA) – for financial assistance programs.

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