Developer Resources

The Office of Housing partners with non-profit and private developers to structure and finance affordable housing projects and works closely with City departments to review development proposals and affordable housing contributions, including affordable set-aside units and/or voluntary monetary contributions to the Housing Trust Fund.

Page updated on Jan 29, 2019 at 2:02 PM

Proposed Residential Multifamily Zone

On February 5th, the Planning Commission will consider the proposed Text Amendment to the Zoning Ordinance to create a new Residential Multifamily zone which provides land areas for multifamily residential development with limited neighborhood serving commercial uses and allows increased floor area in exchange for the provision of affordable housing. To learn more, click here or contact Tamara Jovovic, at or 703-746-3097.

Affordable Housing Procedures and Guidelines

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Zoning Tools

Income and Rent Limits

Environmental Assessment Guidelines