Rental Housing

Housing & Neighborhood Preservation provides a variety of assistance to assist people to obtain and/or afford rental housing. Landlords and owners of rental property are key partners in doing this. However, the department neither owns nor operates any housing itself.


 Related Documents

Landlord Referral List​The apartments listed are neither owned, operated nor managed by the City of Virginia Beach. They are listed as an alternative for those who need an apartment that rents at or below the fair market rent. Not all apartment sizes in each complex will be at or below fair market rent. These are NOT low rent units. You MUST meet the apartment's rental criteria for credit, income, rental history, etc. Call each apartment for prices, availability, qualifying criteria and the application process. The apartments and real estate agencies listed are also willing to lease to Housing Choice Voucher/Section 8 participants.

Virginia​ Landlo​rd-Tenant Handbookprovides information on the rights, remedies, and responsibilities of landlords and renters concerning the rental process.

​​Program Guide for Landlord & Owners​: general info​rmation about the Housing Choice Voucher Program and the responsibilities of participating landlords/owners.

Lead-Based Paint information Booklet​: Information on lead hazards and how to protect your family.

 Staff Members

To contact our office, call 757-385-5750, TDD dial 757-385-5794,​​​​ Fax 757-385-5766. ​ You may also speak with a staff member​​ directly.