COVID-19 information & updates

COVID-19 information & updates: Effective Monday, March 16th, the HomeOwnershipCenter will be closing its offices and canceling all in-person meetings.  This includes meetings help at the Empowerment Center.  You can reach out via email:  home@unhs.org and staff will get back to you as soon as possible.  We will be in contact with any HomeOwnershipCenter customers…

Contractors Needed – Apply Now!

In 2018, we invested $1.2 million in Oneida and Madison Counties through 24 rehabilitation projects! We are looking for contractors to work with our Contracts Manager to help revitalize our neighborhoods.  Apply Now!Insurance Requirements How to apply? Click the “Apply” button above and download the FILLABLE application. Email your complete application to Home@unhs.org or mail it to: UNHS NeighborWorks…

Color Your Summer!

Color Your Summer! Thanks to the proceeds raised from the sale of the Utica Love Coloring Book, the HomeOwnershipCenter (HOC) in partnership with BB Designs and STEAMworks Ability Lab will be hosting a series of free, fun and educational summer events at the Empowerment Center located on 230 James St. in Utica. What is Utica…

Achieve your Financial Goals for FREE

For a limited time, thanks to the Project Reinvest Grant through Neighborworks America, we are offering FREE Financial Coaching! If you… Have taken our Home Buyer Education Course Work for a non-profit Make below 80% (Average Median Income) AMI annually Are a veteran Are a Section 8 participant Are a Utica Municipal Housing Authority Resident…

Energy Saving Tips

Consider replacing old light blubs with compact fluorescent lamp (CLF) light blubs. Not only do they last at least 16 times longer but they use about 75% less energy than a standard incandescent light bulb! Invest in a low flow model shower head that uses less water. This could potentially save you about $100 a…

Contractors Needed!

In 2016, we invested $1.2 million in Oneida County through 24 rehabilitation projects! We are looking for contractors to work with our Contracts Manager to help revitalize our neighborhoods.  Apply Now! How to apply? Click the “Apply” button above and download the FILLABLE application. Email your complete application to Home@unhs.org or mail it to: UNHS NeighborWorks HomeOwnershipCenter 1611 Genesee…