General Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

Effective as of January 1, 2017

The materials and information contained in nysmap.org (the “Site”) (including any links to other websites and content found at linked sites) are provided "as is" and without any warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including but not limited to any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Neither the Center for New York City Neighborhoods, Inc. nor its subsidiary, Sustainable Neighborhoods LLC (collectively, the “Center”), assumes any liability of any kind, whether in contract, tort, strict liability or any other type of liability, for damages of any kind incurred as a result of the use of this Site. Due to the nature of the Internet, the Center does not warrant that access to this Site will be uninterrupted or error free. The Center does not warrant or make any representations regarding the usefulness of or the expected results of the material contained on this Site.

We believe the information provided on this Site to be accurate, and we make every effort to minimize errors. However, since both humans and computers are subject to mistakes, and since information can change quickly, we cannot absolutely guarantee the accuracy of the information provided. If you find an error, or any inaccuracy, please contact us at nys-map@cnycn.org.

The eligibility questionnaire is provided for illustrative purposes only and does not guaranty that you will be eligible to receive assistance under the program. In order to determine that you meet the additional program criteria and confirm your eligibility, you will need to meet with a foreclosure prevention professional.You are responsible for verifying the accuracy and suitability of all answers and assumptions. Before applying to the program, we strongly recommend that you first contact a non-profit housing counseling or legal services organization that can assess whether you are eligible. For a referral to a government-vetted foreclosure professional in your community, contact the New York State Attorney General’s Homeownership Protection Program at 855- HOME-456. There is no charge to eligible homeowners for the program.

You agree by accessing this Site that under no circumstances or any theories of liability under international or civil, common or statutory law including but not limited to strict liability, negligence or other tort theories or contract, patent or copyright laws, will the Center be liable for damages of any kind occurring from the use of the Site or any information, goods or services obtained on this Site including direct, indirect, consequential, incidental, or punitive damages (even if the Center has been advised of the possibility of such damages), to the fullest extent permitted by law. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of certain damages so some of these limitations may not apply to you.

Mortgage Assistance Program

By choosing to use this Site to initially assess your eligibility to apply to the Mortgage Assistance Program , you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, you should not utilize the questionnaire to initially assess your eligibility to apply to the Mortgage Assistance Program.

We can not guarantee that all homeowners that would like to receive a assistance under the Mortgage Assistance Program will receive assistance. At this time, the program is available only to eligible homeowners that meet all program requirements and is limited in the number of participants that can be accommodated.

The Center recommends that all applicants work with a non-profit housing counseling or legal services organization that can assess whether you are eligible, and provides referrals to government-vetted foreclosure professional in your community. However, if the Center is not itself conducting the housing counseling and legal services and so cannot guarantee the accuracy or level of work provided by the counseling agencies.

Please read our Privacy Policy to understand how the personal information you provide in your application to take part in the Mortgage Assistance Program may be used. While the Center has taken precautions to safeguard the information you transmit in your application to take part in the Mortgage Assistance Program and the information generated as a part of the program, the Center does not warrant or guarantee that any information will not be intercepted, reviewed, retransmitted, disseminated or used by an unauthorized third party through the internet or otherwise.