5 days ago. The grants provide funds to municipalities to increase housing code. to ensure banks and mortgage companies comply with local and state law.. the Office of the New York Attorney General to address housing challenges,
The Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) is making $13 million in grants to municipalities across New York to help them address housing vacancy and blight, with an emphasis on "zombie" property prevention and enforcement. Zombies are homes abandoned by owners under the threat of foreclosure but for which the process has yet to be completed.