Hamburg Community Development
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 the Town of Hamburg Department of Community Development Department are available to all eligible residents of the Town of Hamburg! This includes residents of the Villages of Blasdell and Hamburg as well as residents of the "neighborhood" areas of the town, ie: Lakeview, Highland Acres, Carnegie, Scranton, Wanakah, Woodlawn, etc.
Any person/family can apply for the towns first-time home buyer conditional grant program, as long as they meet the entry criteria of the program. This criteria is based upon family size and gross income. 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 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?
Hamburg Radio Ad
Have you heard our radio ad about getting mortgage or foreclosure assistance?
You can call either of the following agencies for "confidential" financial assistance FREE of charge!
Belmont Housing Resources for WNY at (716) 884 - 7791; extension 330 OR the "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.
Are you behind in paying your mortgage? Are you facing foreclosure? If this financial crisis or "zombie" home problem has hit you/your family, the Town of Hamburg is here to try and help you. The Town of Hamburg has FREE, qualified, financial assistance available to you specifically to address mortgage delinquencies or foreclosures! This service is FREE due to a grant written by and awarded to Hamburg Community Development for this specific purpose. Hamburg Community Development has teamed up with Belmont Housing Resources for WNY and the Buffalo Urban League so residents can get individual (one - on - one) financial counseling for mortgage delinquencies or foreclosures. Belmont Housing Resources for WNY can be reached by calling (716) 884 - 7791; extension 330. The Buffalo Urban League can be reached by calling (716) 250 - 2400. Through this grant, certified financial counselors from either agency can provide "individual" financial counseling for Hamburg residents who are delinquent with their mortgage or who are in foreclosure. THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR THESE SERVICES! This is NOT a scam! The Town of Hamburg is trying to assist its residents who are in danger of losing their home. To start your road back to financial stability, contact either agency today! Financial services provided through this "zombie" home program are paid for by the Town of Hamburg, through its Department of Community Development.
"The Town of Hamburg, the Town That Friendship Built"!
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 fall public hearing schedule has concluded!
The Town of Hamburg still has housing programs available for eligible clients!
Available programs include the following:
*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
(2017 1st Time Homebuyer) (2017 Housing Renovation) (2017 Mobile Home Renovation)
|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 click the link below where you will be forwarded to another of the Department of Community Development webpage that describes all of the services available to Town of Hamburg residents in that particular area.
The latest version of the towns Fair Housing Law was passed on Monday, May 23, 2016!
The Town of Hamburg is an "Equal Housing Opportunity" provider!
NEW *** 2017 Village of Hamburg Saint Marys Place Waterline Project started! *** NEW
The Maple Avenue road reconstruction project is finished! See pictures below!
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