Starter Homes for Working Families
First Homes Properties was launched in 1999 as an initiative of the Rochester Area Foundation with the goal of assisting individuals and families in the purchase of homes. From the beginning, First Homes has been organized to provide and develop fast, flexible, responsive leadership to create a permanent, adequate supply of workforce housing in healthy, sustainable neighborhoods through collaborative efforts in the greater Rochester area.
First Homes Highlighted by Cornerstone Partnership
In December, First Homes Program Director Chris Flood and Program manager Cheryl Key were interviewed by Cornerstone Partnership in their December member highlights section. Cornerstone Partnership is a peer network for home ownership programs that preserve long-term affordability and community stability. Read the entire interview here.