Hampton Roads Housing Consortium
Hampton Roads Housing Consortium

National, State and Regional Agencies

National and State Housing Agencies

  • Federal Housing Administration (FHA) provides mortgages insurance on loans made by FHA-approved lenders on single family, multifamily, manufactured homes and Reverse Mortgages for Seniors.
  • Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides mortgage guarantees on loans made by VA-approved lenders on single family and manufactured homes for qualified veterans and active duty military.
  • Rural Housing Service (RHS) provides financial assistance through guaranteed loans, direct loans and some grant funds to individuals, public bodies, non-profits, Native American tribes and cooperatives in rural areas.
  • Virginia Housing Development Authority (VHDA) the state's mortgage finance agency, created in 1972 by the Virginia General Assembly to help low-and moderate-income Virginians attain quality affordable housing.
  • Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) partners with Virginia's communities to develop their economic potential, it invests funding each year into housing and community development projects throughout the state-the majority of which is designed to help low-to-moderate income citizens.
  • Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta (FHLBA) is a financial services organization that works with financial institutions to provide low-cost financing and community building programs throughout the Southeast. Services at FHLBA are available through one of its 1200 member financial institutions.
  • NeighborWorks America is a national network of more than 240 community-based organizations in 50 states creating healthy communities through the work of thousands of partners to provide financial support, technical assistance and training for community-based revitalization efforts.
  • Habitat for Humanity builds and rehabilitates simple, decent houses through volunteer labor, donations of money and materials with the help of the homeowner (partner) families.
  • Housing Virginia is a non-profit organization that represents a diverse collaboration of housing organizations in Virginia; they work together to create a more favorable environment for affordable communities that provide a wide range of housing opportunities for all people.
  • Virginia Housing Search is a free resource to assist consumers with locating affordable rental opportunites throughout the State of Virginia.








Hampton Roads Housing Consortium (HRHC) members and their partners serve as referring agencies linking individuals and/or organizations to housing-related Federal, State, and Regional resources.