The rule, formally known as the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure rule, reduces what used to be four forms from two different government agencies to two forms: the Loan Estimate and Closing Disclosure. Click to read more...
Monroe County partners with The Housing Council at PathStone and uses money from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to help eligible first-timers who want to buy outside the city. Over the past couple of years, changes in the program have reduced the numbers who received help -- from 34 in 2013, to 17 in 2014, to nine so far this year. Click to read more...
A public health emergency has been declared in cash-strapped Flint, Michigan, after tests showed the city's water supply is causing elevated levels of lead in children, following months of complaints about the smell and taste. Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder announced Friday that the state will spend $1 million to buy water filters and immediately test water in public schools in Flint. He also announced expanded health exposure testing, continued free water testing, and quicker steps to ensure that water from the Flint River is effectively treated. Click to read more...
homeless advocates seek winter shelter - again - democrat & chronicle - september 29, 2015Oct 01, 2015
As cold weather nears, advocates are calling on the faith community for help finding another temporary winter shelter for especially troubled and longtime homeless people in Rochester. Click to read more...
comptroller's report: monroe county is under significant fiscal distress -rochester business journal september 23, 2015-Sep 24, 2015
Monroe County was one of four counties in significant stress for all three years. The city of Rochester was also one of 11 communities in the second-highest category of "moderate fiscal stress". Click to read more...
on the marketview heights neighborhood from julie everitt; 40 years later still optimistic -democrat & chronicle- september 6, 2015 Sep 10, 2015
Having devoted a good portion of 40 years helping people in the Marketview Heights Neighborhood, Julie Everitt touched more people than you can know. Now retired, Julie was involved in the neighborhood first as a housing planner with the City of Rochester and then as a housing developer with Housing Opportunities/PathStone. Click to read more...
Calendar of Upcoming Events
- Operating Rental Property Workshop -Batavia- October 10, 20152015 Oct, 1015:12The next Operating Rental Property Class is Saturday October 10, 2015 from 10:00AM - 5:00PM, in Batavia City Hall, One Batavia City Centre, Batavia, NY 14020.
Special guest and local attorney Thomas Williams, Esq. will present on neighborhood legal services and navigating the legal system as a landlord.
The cost per person is $45.00 which includes handouts. Please call 585-546-3700 to register today! Spots are limited!Click for more details
Begins: 10/10/15 10:00am
Ends: 10/10/15 5:00pm
Venue: City Hall, One Batavia City Centre
- FREE Home Energy Efficiency Workshop-PathStone-October 13, 20152015 Oct, 1315:12PathStone Corporation will host FREE Home Energy Efficiency Workshops on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 5:30PM at 404 East Avenue, Rochester, New York 14607 (Accessible from Prince Street). PathStone's Energy Services staff will discuss NYSERDA energy programs and available grants/incentives. For more information, to see other seminar options or to register, please call 585-442-2030 Ext. 213, email SaveEnergy@pathstone.org or visit http://www.pathstoneenergyinfo.org
Please bring a copy of your energy bill (with account number) for application assistance.
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Begins: 10/13/15 5:30pm
Ends: 10/13/15 7:00pm
- "A Moment in Time" with The Housing Council at PathStone2015 Nov, 0515:12
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Begins: 11/05/15 8:30am
Ends: 11/05/15 9:30am
- Operating Rental Property Workshop-Fairport-November 14, 20152015 Nov, 1415:12The next Operating Rental Property Class is Saturday November 14, 2015 from 10:00AM-5:00PM in Fairport Baptist Homes, 4646 Nine Mile Point Rd, Fairport, NY 14450. The cost per person is $45.00 which includes handouts. Please call 585-546-3700 to register today! Spots are limited!Click for more details
Begins: 11/14/15 11:00am
Ends: 11/14/15 6:00pm
Venue: Fairport Baptist Homes