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Quick Links to Housing Resources


Whether you’re a renter, a first-time homebuyer or recently bought your first home, check out the links below for helpful resources:


Renter Resources

FREE online renter education course START
FREE renter education eBook START
FREE renter education video: Using VirginiaHousingSearch.com VIDEO
FREE renter education video: The Application Process VIDEO
FREE renter education video: Understanding the Lease Agreement VIDEO
FREE renter education video: The Move-in Inspection VIDEO
FREE renter education video: Getting Back Your Security Deposit VIDEO
FREE renter education video: Preventing Maintenance Issues VIDEO
FREE renter education video: Reporting Maintenance Issues VIDEO
FREE renter education video: Terminating the Lease VIDEO
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Housing search site: find a rental home / list properties START
Housing Choice Vouchers START
More info about Housing Choice Vouchers EMAIL


Homebuyer Resources

FREE online course: learn how to buy a home START
FREE in-person homebuyer classes START
Homebuyer FAQ - live virtual sessions START
More info about homebuyer education EMAIL
Home Loan Options eBook START
Household Spending and Saving Plan START
Virginia Housing Loan Programs Video Playlist
Down Payment Assistance grants START
Mortgage Credit Certificates START
SPARC program: special reduced mortgage rates START
Mobile Mortgage Van START
Find a housing counselor SEARCH
Find a lender SEARCH
Find a real estate agent SEARCH


Homeowner Resources

New Homeowner’s Guide Video Playlist
Making smart financial decisions START | VIDEO
Creating a budget PDF | VIDEO
Home maintenance PDF | VIDEO
Your escrow account PDF | VIDEO
Refinancing options PDF | VIDEO
Avoiding foreclosure START
Virginia Mortgage Relief program START
Third party solicitations VIDEO
All About Assumptions START
All About Assumptions (Todo sobre las asunciones) - Spanish (Español) START


Other Resources

Welcome Home Podcast Series (topics for renters & homebuyers) Podcasts
Rental Unit Accessibility Modification grants START
Granting Freedom Accessibility grants START
Find a Granting Freedom agent START
Military and veteran programs START
Virginia Housing Directory (housing services available in Virginia) SEARCH
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