In recognition of National Homeownership Month, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced the conversion of six foreclosures into homes for first-time homebuyers through the use of Federal Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) funds. The Mangano administration has assisted dozens of families in achieving the American Dream of homeownership through this program.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that with the assistance of United States Senator Charles Schumer, the Federal government will provide $125 million to help harden communities in southwestern Nassau County against future storms and flooding. The funds, part of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Rebuild by Design competition, were won in a contest between engineering firms that toured the east coast in search of projects in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
With an April 11th deadline quickly approaching, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano reminds all residents whose homes were damaged by Hurricane Sandy to register for the NY Rising Housing Recovery Program. The New York State Office of Storm Recovery (OSR) requires that homeowners affected by Hurricane Sandy register and begin their claims by the April 11, 2014 deadline. Required documentation can be submitted after the deadline only in order to complete your claim.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today officially opened Village Lofts, a 29-unit transit-oriented rental development in the Village of Hempstead. This new housing opportunities, located at 479 Front Street, contain 23 (80%) workforce housing units and 6 (20%) affordable housing units. Village Loft is one of several residential
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced the award of $500,000 in Federal HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program funding that promises to help make the dream of home ownership a reality for some first-time homebuyers. As part of his on-going commitment to help Nassau residents become homeowners, County Executive Mangano said that the Long Island Housing Partnership (LIHP), as an agent for Nassau County Office of Housing and Community Development, will be accepting applications, now through January 31, 2014, from first-time homebuyers for down payment/closing cost assistance towards the purchase of a principal residence.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today that the Town of Oyster Bay will receive more than $1 million in Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds for streetscape projects throughout the town, senior and youth programs, services for veterans and counseling assistance.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and County Legislator Denise Ford announced that the City of Long Beach will receive more than half a million dollars in Pre-Hurricane Sandy Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds for everything from residential rehabilitation and park improvements to senior and youth programs, its food pantry to equipment for lifeguards.