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Update on Homeownership in Buckingham Village 3
[ 0 ] June 28, 2012

Update on Homeownership in Buckingham Village 3

On June 7th, County Housing staff held a follow up community meeting with a group of Buckingham Village tenants to discuss the resources available to eligible households who are interested in becoming homeowners in Arlington. Earlier in March 2012, the County Board approved $500,000 in Economic Stabilization Funds for eligible Buckingham Village residents for down […]

Arlington County and AHC Inc., Winners in Tax Credit
[ 0 ] June 19, 2012

Arlington County and AHC Inc., Winners in Tax Credit

The results are in and a proposal submitted by AHC Inc. for a new affordable housing project on Columbia Pike will be awarded Low Income Housing Tax Credits through the Virginia Housing Development Authority (VHDA).  The 83-unit affordable apartment building will be located at the intersection of Columbia Pike and S. Greenbrier St., in the […]

Local Non-Profit Launches Affordable Housing Campaign
[ 0 ] June 11, 2012

Local Non-Profit Launches Affordable Housing Campaign

At the recent “State of Affordable Housing, 2012″, the Alliance for Housing Solutions (AHS) launched a six-month campaign to help the community learn about preserving and creating affordable housing. The forum included updates from several non-profits on current affordable housing projects and an update from the County on performance and funding resources for future projects. Information on the AHS website […]

Community Homeownership Revitalization Program
[ 0 ] May 31, 2012

Community Homeownership Revitalization Program

Arlington County received $2.4 million in low interest residential mortgage funds through the Virginia Housing and Development Authority (VHDA) Community Homeownership Revitalization Program. Qualified first time homebuyers who choose to purchase a home in the 22204 and 22206 zip codes can benefit from a ½% rate reduction from the standard VHDA mortgage interest rate. Various […]

Monterey Apartments
[ 0 ] April 27, 2012

Bus Tour Highlights Diversity of Community Development

Arlington’s celebrated national Community Development week  with a bus tour of  Federally funded projects.  The tour included: Housing projects such as APAH’s Buchanan Gardens,  AHC, Inc’s Arbor Heights (formerly Magnolia Commons). Highlights of the Columbia Pike Initiative projects and A “trade show” of micro businesses  in a program managed by the Arlington-Alexandria Coalition for the Homeless (AACH).  […]

Arlington County Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8)  Pre-Applications Are Being Accepted on April 3, 2012
[ 0 ] March 21, 2012

Arlington County Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8) Pre-Applications Are Being Accepted on April 3, 2012

On Tuesday, April 3, Arlington County will open the waiting list for its Housing Choice Voucher Rent Assistance Program.

Save the Date: April 14 – Home Show & Expo and Landlord Seminar
[ 0 ] March 20, 2012

Save the Date: April 14 – Home Show & Expo and Landlord Seminar

April 14 @ Walter Reed Community Center- Don’t miss the best home improvement showcase in Arlington!

Event Tonight: Housing Night @ Arlington Rooftop Bar and Grill
[ 0 ] March 12, 2012

Event Tonight: Housing Night @ Arlington Rooftop Bar and Grill

Tonight – Learn about rental and home ownership options in Arlington County @ Arlington Rooftop Bar & Grill

Save the Date: March 12, Housing Night @ Arlington Rooftop Bar and Grill
[ 1 ] February 23, 2012

Save the Date: March 12, Housing Night @ Arlington Rooftop Bar and Grill

March 12 – Learn about rental and home ownership options in Arlington County @ Arlington Rooftop Bar & Grill

Profile of an Arlington Family
[ 0 ] November 28, 2011

Profile of an Arlington Family

Vernadine Hawkins, single mother of three, moved to Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing’s (APAH) Courthouse Crossings Apartments more than ten years ago.