Capital Region Chapter Meeting on June 29 in Albany

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The HomeSmartNY Capital Region Chapter will be holding a chapter meeting on June 29, 2017 at Affordable Housing Partnership, 255 Orange St, Albany, NY. There will be presentations from the HUD Office of Housing Counseling and Saratoga National Bank.


9:30 am HomeSave meeting-all are welcome to attend

11 am In person presentation by  Stuart Mindes, Housing Program Specialist for the Office of Housing Counseling. This session will cover:

  • Record keeping and file maintenance and compliance
  • General information on the Office of Housing Counseling (OHC) activities
  • Current information on Counselor Certification.
  •  Question and answer period

If you have any specific questions you would like to ask, please send them beforehand to Tracy Gibeau at so that we can have all appropriate material, hand outs etc that may be needed.

12 pm Lunch and HomeSmart NY updates
This Chapter is looking for two Regional Co-Chairs as well as someone to be elected for the Board Member slot.  These positions will be vacant this fall. Please let Tracy Gibeau know if you have anyone that would like to volunteer for these positions or if you have any questions.

12:30 pm Continue with OHC Session

1:30 p.m One hour session from Saratoga National Bank- review of new and existing products and services –  Q&A to follow

Times are approximate depending on discussions that may occur after the presentations.

Location: Affordable Housing Partnership located at 255 Orange Street, Albany NY

Please RSVP to by 6/23/17 so that we can make accommodations for handouts, lunch and seating.