Petersburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority
128 A South Sycamore Street Petersburg, VA 23803

804-733-2200

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Petersburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 5 projects which contain 410 affordable rental units. It also administers 737 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Petersburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority is determined to be a Medium Low public housing authority, meaning it manages between 250 - 499 public housing units. Also according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the housing authority is designated as Medium High, meaning it administers 500 - 1,249 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Petersburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority between Public Housing Units (36%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (64%) to that of all housing authorities in VA, Petersburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority has a larger proportion of public housing units than the average housing authority. The housing authority’s proportion of Section 8 vouchers under management is larger than the average housing authority in VA.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (hud.gov, 2014)

Latest Public Housing Inspection Scores What are REAC Scores?

Every public housing project is inspected every one to three years by HUD.

Petersburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority manages 3 rental properties which have an average inspection score of 64. The scores for properties managed by Petersburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority range from a high of 90 to a low of 45.

The highest scoring property in the Petersburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority portfolio is Sycamore Towers and the lowest scoring property is Pin Oaks.

To be a passing score a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. 33% of properties managed by Petersburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority have a passing score.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (data.gov, 2014)

Total Tenant Payment Percentages What is Total Tenant Payment?

Tenants in public housing pay rent based on their income. Generally, the Total Tenant Payment (TTP) is 30% of the tenant’s adjusted income. Petersburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority owns and manages 410 public housing units in 5 properties.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for Petersburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority is $239.00 compared to the state average of $0.00.

The Average Total Tenant Payment for the state of VA ranges from a low of $0.00 to a high of $0.00.

Source Resident Characteristics Report (hud.gov, 2013)

Waiting List Status:


The Section 8 and Public Housing programs administered by this housing authority are often over subscribed requiring the use of a waiting list. The waiting list would typically only open for brief periods. To find out of the waiting list is open or when it may open, please contact the housing authority directly.

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5

Public Housing Projects

410

Public Housing Units

737

Section 8 Vouchers

Medium Low (250 - 499)

Public Housing Size

Medium High (500 - 1,249)

Section 8 Size

Combined

Program Type

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