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Housing
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Programs and Services

The Office of Housing coordinates and administers programs and services through its three major divisions: 

Landlord-Tenant Relations Division

  • Provides informal mediation for tenants and landlords with agreement of both parties;
  • Administers the City's Fair Housing Testing Program;
  • Compiles information on affordable housing resources; and
  • Monitors developer relocation plans for displacement of tenants.

Program Implementation Division

  • Provides no-interest, deferred-payment loans for the rehabilitation of owner-occupied homes, including condominiums;
  • Administers grants for retrofitting of rental units for persons with disabilities;
  • Markets new construction homeownership units that are available through the Affordable Set-aside Homeownership Units program; and
  • Manages construction of affordable housing projects with partner organizations for both new construction and rehabilitation.

Program Administration Division

  • Develops and administers City housing policy documents;
  • Oversees local compliance in accordance with federal, state and local rules and regulations governing housing and community development activities;
  • Administers the City's Affordable Housing Funds;
  • Monitors and oversees private-sector participation in affordable housing programs;
  • Administers affordable housing contributions made by developers;
  • Acts as liaison with the Planning Department on development review;
  • Provides staff support to the Affordable Housing Advisory Committee; and
  • Administers the City budgetary and fiscal affairs pertaining to housing.

 

Contact Us

421 King Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
Phone:  703.746.4990
Fax:  703.838.4309
E-mail 

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.