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Homes and Community Renewal

Western New York Region


Western New York Region Facts

  • Includes the Buffalo/Niagara metropolitan area, compromised of Erie and Niagara counties, plus Allegany, Cattaraugus and Chautauqua counties
  • Covers 4,974 square miles and shares a border with Canada located on Lake Erie and Ontario
  • Population of 1,399,013

Featured Development

Unity Park Cornerstone

Norstar Development USA, L.P.(Norstar), NYS Homes & Community Renewal (HCR), and the Niagara Falls Housing Authority (NFHA) celebrated the completion of the newly renovated Cornerstone Townhomes in Niagara Falls, New York. The partial demolition and state-of-the- art gut rehabilitation of the former distressed Applewalk Houses Mitchell-Lama development yielded 84 high-quality townhouse-style affordable homes, keeping them affordable for another 40 years. Cornerstone Townhomes was developed under Governor Cuomo’s $1 billion House New York initiative to create and preserve more than 14,300 affordable homes across the state.

Total number of units: 84

Total number of affordable units: 84

Jobs created: 120

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Other Developments in the Region

  • Braco-Linwood, Buffalo

HCR financed complexes with affordable units in this region that may be accepting applications for vacancies or waiting lists:

Name Address Telephone Housing Type
366 West Main Street 366 West Main St. Springville, NY 14141 (716) 941-0057 Family
Bradmar Village 11D Bradmar Circle, Jamestown, NY 14701 (716) 484-1015 Family
Creek Bend Apts. 25 Buffalo St., Hamburg, NY 14075 (716) 648-5200 Seniors
Gananda Senior Apartments 3503 Canandaigua Road, Walworth, NY 14568 (585) 399-7092 Seniors
Green Acres Apartments 102 Wisteria Drive, Fredonia, NY 14063 (716) 679-7733 Family
Harborview 11 Seventh St., Buffalo, NY 14201 (716) 855-3000 Family
Hertel Park Apts. 1631 Hertel Ave., Buffalo, NY 14216 (716) 836-1444 Seniors
Hopkins Court 2250 North French Road & Hopkins Avenue, Amherst, NY 14226 (716) 636-9598 Seniors
Lakeview Apartments I & II 345 Trenton Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14201 (716) 848-4855 Family / Seniors
Mariner Towers Apartments 4 Mariner Towers Buffalo, NY 14201 (716) 842-6505 Family
Monteagle Ridge Estates 4600 Hyde Park Blvd., Niagara Falls, NY 14305 (716) 285-2454 Family
North Street Y North St Y, 245 North St. Buffalo, NY 14209 (716) 884-8213 x708 Seniors
Oxford Village Townhouses 42A Oxford Avenue, Amherst, NY 14226 (716) 853-1548 Family / Section 8
St. Mary’s Commons 400 Mill Street, Amherst, NY 14068 (716) 565-0800 Seniors
Walden Park Senior Housing 101 Bakos Boulevard, Buffalo, NY 14211 (716) 892-9070 Seniors
Washington Apartments 499-501 Washington Ave., Buffalo, NY 14203 (716) 884-8213 Family
Watergate II Apartments 10 & 12 Hertel Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14207 (716) 874-1922 Family
Woodland Place Apartments 4791 William Street, Lancaster, NY 14043 (716) 668-9534 Family