Hamburg Community Development
"Helping to build better neighborhoods and a better community"
We have brought in over $25,000,000 in grant funds to the town and its two villages!
Hamburg Community Development
6100 South Park Avenue
Hamburg, New York 14075
(716) 648 - 6216
The services of Hamburg Community Development
are available to all eligible residents of the Town of Hamburg!
This includes residents of the Villages of Blasdell and Hamburg.
We still offer "conditional" grants for 1st time home buyers through our Hometown Housing Program!
Any person/family can apply for the this program as long as they meet the entry criteria for the program.
This criteria is based upon family size and gross income (see charts below). The definition of a first-time home buyer utilized for this program is found within our program application. While you do not have to be a resident of the town to apply for our program, homes purchased through our 1st time home buyer program must have their municipal taxes paid to the Town of Hamburg. Specific questions pertaining to whether a home is located within the Town of Hamburg for the first-time buyer program can be addressed by contacting our office at (716) 648 - 6216.
Town of Hamburg residents, are you in danger of losing your home?
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***Please know that you DO NOT have to vacate your home***
Our office offers FREE, confidential financial services and/or counseling!
You can either call our office at 648-6216
or call one of our certified, approved, confidential agencies working for our program!
We have contracts with the following two, certified agencies to assist you!
"Belmont Housing Resources for WNY" at (716) 884 - 7791; extension 330
"Buffalo Urban League" at (716) 250 - 2400.
Both agencies have been hired to assist you in any way they can, FREE of charge!
Both are approved, certified counseling agencies for this program. You have nothing to lose!
Call to set up an appointment with either agency!
HAMBURG COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
6122 South Park Avenue
Hamburg, New York 14075
Hamburg Community Development offices are located in the same building as the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce. We are located between Hamburg Town Hall (6100 South Park Avenue) and Tops Markets (6150 South Park Avenue).
Our offices hours are from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Our winter public hearing schedule began on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.
See what is in store for 2018, by viewing the "Draft" Action Plan!
Click HERE to view the 2018 "Draft" Action Plan
The Town of Hamburg still has housing programs available for eligible clients!
We have the following programs:
*First-time home buyer "conditional grant" program*
*Housing Renovation Loan program*
*Mobile Home Renovation Loan program*
*Housing Renovation "grant" program (restrictions apply)*
Certain restrictions apply to each program!
Call our office at (716) 648-6216 for specific details.
The following chart details the maximum income allowable per family size.
This is determined by HUD and was last changed April 14, 2017.
Family Size Maximum Income Allowable
If you would like to get an application for any of our programs,
click on the specific link below and a new link will open in a new page
with the specific program application in a "PDF" version!
We still have funding for our 1st Time Homebuyer Program...see application below!
The 2018 Income and Loan % Rates for our housing programs were released on April 14, 2017!
|Number of People in Household||Grant Program
|2.5% Loan Limit
|5% Loan Limit
The Town of Hamburg supports Fair Housing & Equal Housing Opportunities for ALL!
The Town of Hamburg is proud to be one of only a few communities statewide that has its own "Fair Housing" law! For more information about our law and our other Housing Counseling and Fair Housing Counseling services, please call our office at (716) 648 - 6216.
This April, we will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the passage of the 1968 Civil Rights Act, also known as the Fair Housing Act. The Town of Hamburg is proud to be THE leader of Fair Housing in Western New York! Our latest update to the towns Fair Housing Law included further protections for gender, military and even had the first "Inclusionary Zoning" provision to be passed in Western New York! Our Fair Housing law also forced changes to the towns Planning and Zoning codes to include the "Inclusionary Zoning" aspect within that portion of town code as well. Check out the latest version of the Town of Hamburg Fair Housing Law below!
The Town of Hamburg is an "Equal Housing Opportunity" provider!
2016 Consolidated Annual Performance Report (CAPER)
RENTERS & RENTAL HOUSING PROVIDERS
Are you looking for a place to rent
Are you trying to advertise an apartment for rent?
Before you do anything, please read through Fair Housing law(s) for the jurisdiction you are trying to rent in or trying to rent to.
The following Fair Housing laws pertain:
New York State Fair Housing and Human Rights Laws as well as Federal Fair Housing Law.
Click here to check out these laws/protections.
Do you need help finding an apartment?
If so, then check out the following website for help!
CLICK HERE FOR ASSISTANCE FROM New York State!
Important links to other websites/programs:
New York State
Hamburg Chamber of Commerce
Belmont Housing Resources
Housing Opportunities Made Equal
Erie County Fair Housing Partnership
Village of Hamburg
Village of Blasdell