Housing & Neighborhood Preservation

If you are experiencing homelessness or in imminent danger of losing your home, please call the Regional Housing Crisis Hotline, (757) 227-5932, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Referrals will be conducted by phone.
Virginia Beach Housing and Neighborhood Preservation’s offices are currently closed to the public due to the COVID-19 pandemic, however we are continuing to deliver most services remotely. Our department is currently working with City leadership on the phased reopening of certain offices and to resume additional services soon.

Virginia Beach Housing Resource Center: Closed to walk-ins, however some services will reopen under modified operations and with precautions in place, including requiring all staff, volunteers, residents and guests 10 and older to wear face coverings (in accordance with the Virginia Governor's Executive Order 63).

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The Virginia Poverty Law Center has information on a variety of important resources to assist with navigating through the pandemic including protections for tenants, temporary changes to public housing policies, and loss of income during the pandemic.
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​Virginia Beach Housing and Neighborhood Preservation does business in accordance with the Federal Fair Housing Law and Section 504 program accessibility requirements. The Department complies with the Fair Housing Act and provides reasonable accommodations and modifications to persons with disabilities. Virginia Beach Housing and Neighborhood Preservation does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity in admission or access to its programs.​