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How To Obtain Assistance To Avoid Losing Your Property In Foreclosure  Sale!

You are strongly encouraged to retain an attorney, however if your income does not fall within the income guidelines of the following listed agencies or due to financial hardship and you cannot afford to retain a private attorney you still have the right to seek court intervention without an attorney to avoid foreclosure. Attorneys representing the City of Buffalo will be available to speak with you at the Erie County Courthouse on October 20, 21 & 22 from 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. at the following location: Erie Count Courthouse, 25 Delaware Avenue (between church and west eagle street) Part 27- Lower Level

The REM Foreclosure sale happens on the following dates: 

Tuesday October 27th, Wednesday October 28th and Thursday October 29th  at the Buffalo Convention Center , Convention Center Plaza , 153 Franklin Street.

Registration is at 7:30 A.M. and the Auction Starts at 9:30 A.M. 

The Following Tax Districts will be Auction on the Following Days. Please Note that These Tax Districts May Change Closer To Auction Date: 

*Tuesday Oct 27 Tax Districts 1,2,3,4,5 

*Wednesday October 28 Tax District 6,7,8,8,10

*Thursday October 29th Tax Districts11,12,13,14 

Please be aware that the Tax Districts listed for auction dates in this notice are subject to change closer to auction date. If you want to see the list in person you can go down to City Hallto The Department of Assessment & TaxationRoom 121 to get updated info.

If you cannot afford an attorney, you may qualify for legal assistance through one of the agencies listed below

LEGAL AID BUREAU OF BUFFALO

237 Main Street (corner Main & Seneca), Room 1602

Telephone: 853-9555- Ext. 453 (Dorothy Adams)

Walk-Ins are Welcome, Mondays & Wednesdays, 9:00a.m. - 2:00p.m.

Property must be Owner-Occupied; Owner must meet income guidelines

LEGAL SERVICES FOR THE ELDERLY, DISABLED OR

DISADVANTAGED OF WESTERN NY

237 Main Street (corner Main & Seneca) Room 1015

Telephone: 853-3087 (Extension 220)

Properly must be Owner-Occupied; Owner must be 60 or Older

VOLUNTEER LAWYERS PROJECT

237 Main Street (corner Main & Seneca), Room 1000

Telephone: 847-0662

Must meet income guidelines

ERIE COUNTY EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE HOUSING OFFICE

LOW INTEREST LOAN- IT'S A ONE-TIME DEAL

Income Guidelines Apply

Rath County Office Building, 95 Franklin Street, 1st Floor

For Information call 858-6265