Restored Homes partners with counseling agencies throughout New York City approved by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (“HUD”) that provide financial literacy, access to affordable homeownership opportunities, and assist first-time homebuyers in identifying mortgage products and downpayment assistance. These HUD- approved agencies are also able to provide homeowners with foreclosure prevention strategies and legal assistance.

Counseling Resources

Homeowner Manual

This homeowner manual is a tool and reference guide for new homeowners to become familiar with the new responsibilities of homeownership as well as the systems within their homes. Although every home and homeownership experience is different, reviewing and referring to this document can inform homeowners in developing their own maintenance programs.

Download the 2016 Homeowner Manual