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Multifamily Preservation Program (MPP)







Procurement Agency


Total Annual Award

Up to $38 million is available in SFY 2018-19 through HCR's Multifamily Open Window RFP. Funding is also available through HCR's Unified Funding RFP.

Tenant Eligibility Criteria

MPP has no specific population/income requirements. If a project is also seeking tax-exempt bond or Low Income Housing Tax Credit financing, it must meet the standard set-aside requirements. 

Eligible Applicants

MPP provides financing assistance for substantial or moderate rehabilitation of site-specific multifamily rental housing under a regulatory agreement with HCR or another state, federal, or local housing agency.  Rehabilitation work must include the replacement of a minimum of two major building systems.

Funding Award Details


Amount Details

Per Unit Maximum Award: $50,000.


Minimum 40 year regulatory agreement through the Open Window RFP or 30 years through the Unified Funding RFP.

Network Notes


Projects in the City of New York must be one hundred percent restricted to households with an income limit up to 60% AMI.Priority shall be given to not-for-profit applicants that have prior experience in community development projects with at least 51% controlling interest in such projects.

For More Information

Read the 2018 Multifamily Open Window RFP here.

Read the 2017 Unified Funding RFP here.

Open Window RFP Contact:

Roger Harry
Vice President, Multifamily Finance - Preservation
New York State Homes and Community Renewal
(212) 872-0506

Unified Funding RFP Contacts:

Capital District Regional Office
Hampton Plaza, 6thFloor
38-40 State Street
Albany, New York, 12207
Gary VanWormer, Project Manager: (518) 474-5323
Darren Scott, Upstate Development Director East: (518) 485-7608
Counties Served: Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Delaware, Dutchess, Essex, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Orange, Otsego, Putnam, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren and Washington.

New York City Regional Office
25 Beaver Street, 7th Floor 64
New York, NY 10004, (212) 480-4543
Paula Friday, Project Manager (212) 480-7158
Counties Served: Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens, Richmond, Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland and Westchester.

Buffalo Regional Office
Electric Building, Suite 105
535 Washington Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14203
Leonard Skrill, Upstate Director of Development: (716) 847-3926
Counties Served: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne, Wyoming and Yates

Syracuse Regional Office
620 Erie Boulevard West, Suite 312
Syracuse, New York 13204
Leonard Skrill, Upstate Director of Development: (716) 847-3926
Lois Holden, Senior Project Manager: (315) 478-7179 x 219
Kathleen Karpinski, Senior Project Manager: (315) 478-7179 x 217
Counties Served: Broome, Cayuga, Chenango, Cortland, Franklin, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego, St. Lawrence, Tioga and Tompkins.

Last updated: 06/25/2018

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