For information about COVID-19 and resources for New York consumers, please visit the DFS Consumer COVID Resource Center.
Vacant or Abandoned Properties
- Learn more about abandoned or vacant "zombie" property Properties
- Report an abandoned or vacant "zombie" property that is not being maintained via our Consumer Complaint form
- Learn more about the requirements for inspecting, securing, and maintaining vacant and abandoned properties in New York.
Homeowner Related Scams and Fraud
- Home Repair Scams
- Dangerous or 'Predatory' Loans
- Foreclosure Rescue Scams
- Charity Scams: What You Need to Know
- Home Equity Theft Protection Act: Your Rights Under the Law
Foreclosure Relief Unit
Learn more about the efforts of our Foreclosure Relief Unit.
Public Access to Mortgage Loan Originators
NMLS Consumer Access is a free service for consumers to confirm that the financial-services company or professional with whom they wish to conduct business is authorized to conduct business in their state.