You do not need to pay any brokers' fees or application fees when you apply for any of the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) sponsored housing projects listed on the HPD website.

The City investigates reports of people or organizations that:

  • Charge fees for processing HPD sponsored housing project applications
  • Advertise for housing projects as "HPD Sponsored" that are not listed on the HPD website

Call 311 for assistance.