Safe and affordable housing is a basic right that many of our clients do not have access to. Building an independent future is almost impossible when facing eviction, landlord harassment, or housing-related health issues. That’s why we’ve helped thousands of New Yorkers stay in their homes.
By providing free legal, development, organizing, and weatherization assistance, we help our clients remove the obstacles that keep them from enjoying more housing security.
Learn more about our specific services below.
Housing security promotes family and individual well being. NMIC’s commitment to protecting people’s right to quality, safe, and affordable housing, enhances their opportunities to pursue their aspirations for a brighter tomorrow.
Sandra Harris, Former NMIC Board Chair
Housing Legal Services
Policy advocacy and legal representation for tenants with housing needs including eviction, repair issues, and/or landlord harassment.
Training and support for tenant leaders who then work with their neighbors to make their housing more affordable, higher quality, and more stable.
Help for tenants to buy and repair their buildings so they can become homeowners.
NMIC offers environmental, health, and economic benefits to our community through the following programs: