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Section 8 Housing
For Affordable Living

Our programs and properties provide dependable housing for individuals and families.

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New Designation,
New Opportunities

Collaborate with us as we submit our application to become a 'Moving to Work' (MtW) agency.

100 Families,
100 Days

We are working hard to secure housing for 100 families by September 30. We need landlords to reach this goal.

CDC Eviction
Moratorium

Temporary halt in residential evictions nationwide for non-payment of rent, assuming eligibility. Click below for details.

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To promote adequate and affordable housing economic opportunity and a suitable living environment free from discrimination; and to foster redevelopment of blighted areas to ensure the economic, social and housing vitality of our community.

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OUR PROGRAMS

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Family Self Sufficiency (FSS)

Learn more about this supportive service program for voucher participants and residents of Franklin Heights.

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Home Ownership

Learn more about this program to help first time, low income familes move to home ownership.

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Housing Choice Voucher (HCV)/Section 8

Learn more about this federally funded program that provides rent assistance for eligible, low-income familes

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$9,000,000

a year received through various activities to fund affordable housing initiatives and related support services

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1,162

community members assisted with accessing safe, affordable housing


Housing has always been there for me, as an adult and also as a child. We had 5 kids in the family, with my brothers and sisters and me. HRHA helps families that struggle.


I heard about [Commerce] from one of the ladies who used to work at the Salvation Army Thrift Store. I came up here, and the VA helped me considerably. I’m very content here…..It’s perfect for an older veteran or a homeless person.

RECENT NEWS

First Resident and Participant Information/Comment Opportunity for MTW Tonight!

What policies can HRHA change to improve rent structure, certifications, and other elements that impact my voucher? How can HRHA improve my opportunists…

What does the CDC Eviction Moratorium Mean for Me?

The information below is from HUD Assistant Secretary Hunter Kurtz. The Declaration required to be considered under the order can be found HERE. On…

HRHA selected for Cohort #1 of HUD’s Moving to Work Expansion

The Harrisonburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority (HRHA) has been selected to participate in the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development…
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