Housing Committees & Boards

The Alexandria Housing Affordability Advisory Committee and the Landlord-Tenant Relations Board provide guidance to the City on issues related to the maintenance and promotion of affordable housing.

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Alexandria Housing Affordability Advisory Committee (AHAAC)

AHAAC advises City Council on issues regarding the preservation and creation of affordable housing; makes recommendations on policies governing the City's Housing Trust Fund (HTF) and Housing Opportunities Fund; works with staff to monitor the implementation of the Housing Master Plan; and oversees the administration of the HTF. Meetings are open to the public. To learn more, please contact Tamara Jovovic or Julia Santure or visit the City Boards and Commissions page.

Upcoming Meetings

  • May 6, 2021

Past Meetings

Please click here to access materials from FY16-18 AHAAC meetings.    


Landlord-Tenant Relations Board

The Landlord-Tenant Relations Board conciliates landlord-tenant complaints, and recommends and reports to City Council on legislation and policy in landlord-tenant relations. The Board meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. To learn more, please contact Melodie Seau at melodie.seau@alexandriava.gov or 703-746-4990.

Upcoming Meeting

  • April 7, 2021 (Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic emergency, the April 7, 2021 meeting of the Landlord Tenant Relations Board is being held electronically pursuant to Virginia Code Section 2.2-3708.2(A)(3) and/or the Continuity of Government ordinance adopted by the City Council on April 18, 2020. All of the members of the Board and staff are participating from remote locations through a Zoom video conference. The meeting can be accessed live by the public through Zoom at the following link,https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_hGZmwNquTG6P7YDkoTJ1gA; or dial in number, 301-715-8592; Webinar ID: 991 8721 3277; Passcode: 857804Public comment will be received at the meeting. A recording of the meeting will be posted.)

Past Meetings

For more information, please visit the  City Boards and Commissions page. 


Alexandria Housing Development Corporation Board of Directors

Incorporated as a separate 501 (c)(3) nonprofit housing development entity by the City of Alexandria, the primary mission of AHDC is to acquire, develop, preserve, operate and manage affordable housing in the City of Alexandria for very low, low and moderate income families and households.  


Materials from Past AHAAC (AHAC) Meetings 


Housing Contributions Workgroup

A housing contributions workgroup was convened in 2019 to discuss affordable housing contributions as they related to rezoning, master plan (land use) amendment, commercial to residential building conversion, and senior housing projects. City Council adopted amendments to the City's Procedures Regarding Affordable Housing Contributions on December 12, 2020 and January 26, 2021. Updated Procedures will be posted in March. 

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