Virginia is administering relief for renters experiencing a negative financial impact due to the COVID-19 pandemic through the Virginia Rent Relief Program (RRP). Through this state program, you can apply (or your landlord may
apply on your behalf) to receive funds to pay delinquent rent arrear payments back to April 1, 2020, and up to three months of payments into the future to maintain housing stability. The total payments may not exceed a total of 15 months of rental assistance per household.  See the eligibility and requirements in the attachments below.  

Contact RentRelief@VirginiaHousing.com or visit https://dmz1.dhcd.virginia.gov/RMRPEligibility/ to find out more. 

Additionally, Virginia Housing is located in downtown Richmond at 601 S. Belvidere Street. Residents are also nencouraged to contact Virginia Housing at Toll free: 877-VHDA-123; Richmond local: 804-782-1986, if you cannot find the information you are looking for, or if you would like to have information mailed directly to you. 

Virginia Rent Relief Program (RRP) | DHCD