Buying a home of your own can be as confusing and stressful as it is exciting.

What if there was someone who would be your partner from start to finish, an expert with your best interests at heart, working to make sure you have everything you need to make smart home buying decisions?

NeighborWorks® Rochester is all that and more. As a nonprofit, one-stop shop for homebuyers, our mission is to help you find the best possible opportunity that's right for you.

We help give you the confidence that comes with knowing you have someone in your corner until the day you get the keys to your own home. And we'll be there with you for years to come, building great communities, one dream home at a time..

Our Resource Center covers basic questions every homebuyer wants answers to: How do I find the right loan for me? Why do I need insurance?

Don't wait to learn more today. Sign up for a free home buyer orientation! It's easy, just fill out the form on this page.

Looking for more information?

Attend one of our monthly Homebuyer Orientations!

To register for a free Homebuyer Orientation session,
simply fill out the form below

Supply your contact information below, and choose from the list of available sessions.

Click the "Submit" button and you'll be put on the list.

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Ready to get started?

Start your Journey today

Step 1: All you have to do is sign up for an online account. An email will be sent to you to validate your account.

Step 2: Click on the validation link and create a secure password.

Step 3: Build your homebuyer profile by answering all the questions on the survey.

When you are done building your profile, you will receive an email from us, moving you on your journey.

First Home Club

You may be eligible for a Down Payment Assistance Program

Are you eligible for a Down Payment Assistance Program? First Home Club is a $7,500 grant program from the Federal Home Loan Bank of New York towards down payment and closing costs. NeighborWorks Rochester partners with participating First Home Club Banks and has information about other resources that you might help you achieve your dream of homeownership.

NeighborWorks® Rochester provides pre-purchase education, one-on-one counseling, and post-purchase education which meet the First Home Club education guidelines, and can help you on your path to successful homeownership.

Home Ownership Program

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