Office of Housing
The Office of Housing coordinates and administers housing-related programs and services and makes recommendations to City Council on housing policy and affordable housing investments. Consistent with the Housing Master Plan's Housing for All policy and the ALL Alexandria Resolution, we work closely with partners to preserve, enhance and create affordable and accessible housing options across the City.
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Draft Regional Fair Housing Plan Released
The Draft Regional Fair Housing Plan is available for public comment. The Draft examines fair housing issues in the DC area, including Alexandria.
City Kicks Off Alexandria West Small Area Planning Process
Help shape the future of Alexandria West. Learn how you can become involved in issues important to you and your family!
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City Releases 2022 Fair Housing Testing Report
The Fair Housing Testing Program identifies and helps eliminate discriminatory housing practices in real estate sales, lending, and rental housing.
Download the Report today!
COVID-19 Eviction and Foreclosure Prevention Assistance
- As of May 15, 2022, new Rent Relief Program (RRP) applications are no longer being accepted by the State of Virginia. For eviction prevention services, please contact the Alexandria Eviction Prevention Program at 703.837.9300; Legal Aid of Virginia; or the Office of Community Services (OCS) at City’s Department of Community and Human Services at 703.746.5700 [text 703.346.5599].
- For landlord-tenant issues and to learn about available mediation services, please call the Office of Housing at 703.746.4990.
For mortgage relief in response to financial hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, please call the State of Virginia's Mortgage Relief Program at 833.687.8677 or apply online here.