Archives For: New York
FEMA has issued a Major Disaster Declaration for the state of New York in areas affected by severe storms and flooding from July 9-10, 2023.
22 Jul 2023
FEMA has issued a Major Disaster Declaration for the state of New York to supplement state and local recovery efforts in areas affected by a severe winter storm and snowstorm from December 23-28. 2022.
15 Mar 2023
New York Senate Bill 3369, introduced 1/31/23, would ban the use of plywood, wood composite, wood veneer, or similar wood-based products to secure properties that are deemed vacant or abandoned.
31 Jan 2023
The city of Gloversville, NY will now require owners of vacant buildings destroyed by fire damage to either reimburse the city for the cost of demolition or allow the city to take ownership of the property.
15 Jan 2023
The town of North Hempstead, NY has received more than $1 million in state grants to help turn abandoned houses into homes for first-time home buyers in New Cassel.
29 Dec 2022
FEMA has issued an Emergency Declaration for the state of New York in areas affected by a severe winter storm beginning December 23, 2022 and continuing.
26 Dec 2022
New York Enacts Statewide Law Superseding Local Requirements for Registration of Mortgages in Default
New York Assembly Bill A3081, signed by Governor Hochul on November 21, effectively preempts any local law that would require mortgage lenders to register mortgages in default at any point prior to the filing of a notice of pendency in foreclosure proceedings.
20 Dec 2022
Niskayuna is partnering with the Capital Region Land Bank and Schenectady County on a pilot program designed to swiftly address zombie properties in the town.
25 Nov 2022
FEMA has issued an Emergency Declaration for the state of New York in areas affected by a severe winter storm and snowstorm beginning November 18, 2022 and continuing.
20 Nov 2022
The Franklin County Economic Development Corp. and county legislators are discussing establishing a county land bank to address blighted properties and vacant houses.
26 Apr 2022