Affordable homeownership is the key to maintaining stable, vibrant communities in New York State. For more than a decade, Empire Justice Center has worked to make sure that all New Yorkers have access to responsible, affordable mortgage products, and that their rights are protected if they fall into foreclosure. Empire Justice Center provides direct representation in to homeowners in need of foreclosure prevention services in Rochester, and policy advocacy and analysis in fighting for better and continued protections.
State must step in before anti-foreclosure money runs out
February 21, 2019
Read the full op-ed from State Senator Brad Hoylman and CEO/Executive Director of the Center for New York City Neighborhoods Christie Peale on Crain's New York.
CFPB Publishes Complaint Narratives – What it Means for New Yorkers
July 29, 2015
The CFPB began accepting complaints as soon as it opened its doors in July 2011. Three years later, in July 2014, the CFPB announced that they would begin making narratives associated with those complaints public.