Virginia Beach Housing Study

​​​​​​The Virginia Center for Housing Research at Virginia Tech and czb, LLC, a neighborhood planning firm, recently completed a housing study for the City of Virginia Beach. The "Housing Needs Assessment, Market Analysis, and Re-Investment Study" provides information on the city's household demographics, housing stock, homeownership and rental rates, neighborhood characteristics, and more. It also reveals trends, housing needs, and opportunities for achieving the city's goals for affordability and the preservation and enhancement of existing housing. Results from the study are being used to guide city policy and funding for housing and neighborhood preservation programs.

Housing & Neighborhood Preservation is drafting a strategic plan for implementin​g the recommendations outlined in the study. More information about the public input process for the housing strategy implementation plan will be provided later this year.

Virginia Beach Housing Needs Assessment, Market Analysis & Re-Investment Study

View the final report and summary presentation to City Council​ from January 2017. 

​​Past Plans​

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