Getting started as a renter may come with questions. We offer many resources that will help you learn how to manage your money, educate you on the application process as well as your rights and responsibilities as a renter.
Renter Educational Tools and Resources
Virginia Housing offers a comprehensive guide on how to be a successful renter.
Fair Housing Resources
Federal and state fair housing laws protect renters from discrimination. Get your federal Fair Housing Law and regulations questions answered through the following link:
Our online Learning Center offers a free course for renters.
Renter Rights and Responsibilities
As a renter in Virginia, you have legal protections under the Virginia Residential Landlord and Tenant Act (VRLTA). These include the right to privacy, a fair application fee and a certain level of security, among others. For a full list, click below.