Belmont Housing Resources for WNY

  • NY


1195 Main Street
United States

About Us

Our mission is to expand affordable housing opportunities throughout Western New York. We share a vision of the positive impact our organization can have on the community. By successfully implementing our plans and achieving our full potential, we are able to:

  • Provide products and services that meet a basic need
    and improve quality of life throughout the community;
  • Create quality housing that is accessible to those
    with limited resources;
  • Promote fair housing and racial justice;
  • Combine our talents with other resources to
    expand affordable housing opportunity;
  • Serve all of our clients in a compassionate
    and non-judgmental manner;
  • Attract and retain expert staff; and
  • Utilize all funds, resources, programs,
    and technology fully and efficiently; and

Founded in 1977, Belmont Housing Resources for WNY is a leading advocate for quality affordable housing. In addition to administering rental assistance programs, we offer a variety of housing-related programs and services promoting home ownership, educating renters and landlords, improving existing housing stock, and developing and managing affordable housing. Building on our years of experience and technical expertise, we consult and partner with others to achieve our mission.

Currently, we:

  • Provide direct services to more than 13,000 low-income households annually;
  • Generate rental assistance payments to property owners in excess of $24 million per year;
  • Leverage an average of $10 million in affordable housing development funds per year;
  • Administer $8.10 million of community development programs; and
  • Manage over $73 million of assets.