Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority

Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority LRHA is a government agency that strives to change the lives of current and potential citizens of Lynchburg, Virginia.

LRHA is a government agency that strives to change the lives of current and potential citizens of Lynchburg, Va. We focus on ending homelessness and providing homes to those who otherwise would not be able to afford housing for themselves or their families. Our Agency is committed to improving the city of Lynchburg one house at a time and ultimately changing the way people see Lynchburg. We are a place of change; a place of opportunity; and a place for second chances. We are a place where people can find hope and encourage our residents to share that hope with others.

Mission: The Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority is dedicated to the improvement of the quality of life for all Lynchburg citizens by being a leader in community development, revitalizing neighborhoods and facilitating economic growth and development, by seeking and entering into partnership with organizations and clients to achieve safe, decent, and affordable housing, with an emphasis on homeownership, maintained in a manner that fosters pride and dignity.

07/01/2020

We will be closed on July 3, 2020 in observance of Independence Day. Have a great weekend!

06/18/2020

LRHA Management has made the decision to honor Juneteenth Day and close our offices on June 19, 2020.

Freedom Day (Emancipation Day) has special meaning that warrants appropriate recognition of this significant day in our history.

LRHA is proud to be on the forefront of acknowledging this date in honor of so many individuals in our history.

06/04/2020
03/18/2020

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY: As we continue to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic we have received approval from our Board of Commissioner’s to close the lobby area @ 918 Commerce Street. Effective 3/19/2020 the lobby will no longer be open to the public until further notice.

Please visit our website for more information and any updates.

www.lynchburghousing.org

02/14/2020

The LRHA office will be closed on Monday the 17th in observance of Presidents' day. Have a great weekend!

01/17/2020

The LRHA office will be closed on Monday the 20th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. day. Have a great weekend!

The Lynchburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority will open the Public Housing Waiting List for all bedroom sizes on Janua...
01/08/2020
Public Housing - Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority

The Lynchburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority will open the Public Housing Waiting List for all bedroom sizes on January 28, 2020 to accept applications from income eligible families for the Public Housing Program.

Applications may be downloaded from our website (see below) or may be picked up in the LRHA lobby during normal business hours.

Completed applications will be accepted Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. at 918 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA, 24504;returned by First Class Mail to 918 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA, 24504 or faxed to (434) 845-9144.

Please visit our website for more detailed information about application submission or call (434) 485-7200 if you have any questions.

The Authority owns public housing at four locations within the city of Lynchburg.

12/31/2019

The LRHA office will be closed on New Years Day. See you in 2020!

12/23/2019

The LRHA office will be closed on December 24th and 25th for the Christmas Holiday. Have a wonderful time with friends and family!

JOB OPENING: Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) SpecialistSee the website for more details!
12/18/2019
Careers - Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority

JOB OPENING: Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Specialist

See the website for more details!

Welcome to the Lynchburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority. We believe in changing lives in Lynchburg, one family at a time.

12/16/2019

REMINDER: The HCV (Section 8) waiting list will CLOSE on Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at 3:00 pm.

12/09/2019

REMINDER: We will OPEN the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting list TODAY to accept applications from income-eligible families for the Housing Choice Voucher Program.

Applications may be picked up in the LRHA lobby during normal business hours or it can be downloaded at our website.

Completed applications will be accepted Monday and Wednesday, 9:00 am-6:00 pm, Tuesday and Thursday between 7:30 am - 4:00 pm, and Friday 9:00 am-4:00 pm at 918 Commerce St., Lynchburg, VA.

The Waiting List will CLOSE on Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at 3:00 pm.

Please call (434) 485-7200 if you have any questions.

We have updated the Housing Choice Voucher and Public Housing waiting lists for December!If you are wondering where you ...
12/04/2019
Official Website - Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority

We have updated the Housing Choice Voucher and Public Housing waiting lists for December!

If you are wondering where you are on the list, then have your 5-digit applicant ID number handy and head on over to our website:

https://www.lynchburghousing.org/

The waiting list PDF's are in the FAQ section of the respective program.

Welcome to the Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority! We are focused on urban renewal and housing rehabilitation in designated neighborhoods and ultimately changing Lynchburg for the better.

11/27/2019

The LRHA office will be closed on November 28th & 29th for the long weekend. Have a great Thanksgiving everyone!

We have updated the Housing Choice Voucher and Public Housing waiting lists for NOV the 1st!If you are wondering where y...
11/01/2019
Official Website - Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority

We have updated the Housing Choice Voucher and Public Housing waiting lists for NOV the 1st!

If you are wondering where you are on the list then have your 5-digit applicant ID number handy and head on over to our website:

https://www.lynchburghousing.org/

The waiting list PDF's are in the FAQ section of the respective program.

Welcome to the Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority! We are focused on urban renewal and housing rehabilitation in designated neighborhoods and ultimately changing Lynchburg for the better.

As you all know, we are in the midst of an affordable housing crisis in our nation...but we do not have to be. The LRHA ...
10/22/2019
Collison J. Corner - Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority

As you all know, we are in the midst of an affordable housing crisis in our nation...but we do not have to be.

The LRHA strives to maintain a relationship with the landlords, and the tenants, so that the process of finding (and maintaining) affordable housing is timely, effective and safe.

Landlords, please let us know if you have any available units that you would be willing to have in the HCV program!

https://www.lynchburghousing.org/contact-us/staff/32-collison-corner.html

Welcome to the LRHA Directory! Here is the list of names available to call or email.

We have updated the Housing Choice Voucher and Public Housing waiting lists for OCT the 1st!If you are wondering where y...
10/01/2019
Official Website - Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority

We have updated the Housing Choice Voucher and Public Housing waiting lists for OCT the 1st!

If you are wondering where you are on the list then have your 5-digit applicant ID number handy and head on over to our website:

https://www.lynchburghousing.org/

The waiting list PDF's are in the FAQ section of the respective program.

Welcome to the Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority! We are focused on urban renewal and housing rehabilitation in designated neighborhoods and ultimately changing Lynchburg for the better.

We have updated the Housing Choice Voucher and Public Housing waiting lists! If you are wondering where you are on the l...
09/03/2019
Official Website - Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority

We have updated the Housing Choice Voucher and Public Housing waiting lists! If you are wondering where you are on the list then have your 5-digit applicant ID number handy and head on over to our website:

https://www.lynchburghousing.org/

The waiting list PDF's are in the FAQ section of the respective program.

Welcome to the Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority! We are focused on urban renewal and housing rehabilitation in designated neighborhoods and ultimately changing Lynchburg for the better.

08/30/2019

The LRHA office will be closed on Monday, September 2, 2019. Enjoy your long weekend!

LRHA had two of our employees in attendance and fielded many questions from participants!
08/14/2019
Leaders collaborate on solutions for homelessness at University of Lynchburg

LRHA had two of our employees in attendance and fielded many questions from participants!

Leaders from Central Virginia businesses and nonprofits met at the University of Lynchburg for a community conversation on homelessness Monday. Nat Marshall ’83, chair of the University’s Board of Trustees, spearheaded the event to help business leaders understand issues surrounding homelessness

We have updated the Housing Choice Voucher and Public Housing waiting lists! If you are wondering where you are on the l...
08/01/2019
Official Website - Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority

We have updated the Housing Choice Voucher and Public Housing waiting lists! If you are wondering where you are on the list then have your 5-digit applicant ID number handy and head on over to our website:

https://www.lynchburghousing.org/

The waiting list PDF's are in the FAQ section of the respective program.

Welcome to the Lynchburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority! We are focused on urban renewal and housing rehabilitation in designated neighborhoods and ultimately changing Lynchburg for the better.

Address

918 Commerce St Fl 1
Lynchburg, VA
24504

Opening Hours

Monday 08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 17:00
Thursday 08:00 - 17:00
Friday 08:00 - 17:00

Telephone

(434) 485-7200

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