Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority

This housing agency serves Roanoke, Virginia.

Waiting List
Closed: Roanoke, Virginia Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List Learn More
Closed: Indian Rock Village and Jamestown Place Public Housing Waiting List Learn More
Closed: Scattered Sites Public Housing Waiting List Learn More
Closed: Lansdowne Park Development, 2, 3 and 4-Bedroom Public Housing Waiting List Learn More
Closed: Jamestown Place, 3 and 4-Bedroom Public Housing Waiting List Learn More
Closed: Villages at Lincoln Public Housing Waiting List Learn More
Closed: Melrose Towers Apartments Public Housing Waiting List Learn More
Closed: Indian Rock Village Apartments Public Housing Waiting List Learn More
Closed: Morningside Manor, Studio and 1-Bedroom Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List Learn More

Closed: Roanoke, Virginia Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

This waiting list is for Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher rental housing assistance in Roanoke, Virginia.

The Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority (RRHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is closed.

The RRHA last accepted applications for this waiting list from August 15, 2022, until August 19, 2022.  There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application. Applications were submitted online; paper applications were not accepted. 

This waiting list had the following preferences: 

  • Elderly/ Disabled Family.
  • Families who pay 40% of their income towards rent.
  • Mainstream non-elderly persons with disabilities who are transitioning out of institutional or other segregated settings, at serious risk of institutionalization, homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless.
  • Family Unification Program Families for whom the lack of adequate housing is a primary factor in the imminent placement of the family’s child, or children, in out of home care; or the delay in the discharge of the child, or children, to the family from out-of-home care; and youth at least 18 years and not more than 24 years of age (have not reached their 25th birthday), who left foster care, or will leave foster care within 90 days, in accordance with a transition plan described in Section 475(5)(H) of the Social Security Act and are homeless or are at risk of becoming homeless at age 16 or older.
  • Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH).
  • Persons with intellectual or developmental disabilities who are in the target population of Virginia’s Olmstead Settlement Agreement with DOJ; 10 HCV Vouchers are set-aside to serve individuals meeting this preference.
  • RRHA will offer a preference to families that include victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking who have either been referred by a partnering service agency or consortia or is seeking an emergency transfer under VAWA from RRHA’s public housing program or other covered housing program operated by RRHA.

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by random lottery, by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the RRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the RRHA public notice on August 8, 2022.

Closed: Indian Rock Village and Jamestown Place Public Housing Waiting List

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental housing assistance in Roanoke, Virginia.

The Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority (RRHA) Public Housing waiting list for apartments at Indian Rock Village is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from December 7, 2020, until December 18, 2020.

  • Indian Rock Village is located at 2034 Indian Village Lane, S.E. Roanoke, Virginia 24013.
  • Jamestown Place is located at 1533 Pike Lane, S.E. Roanoke, Virginia 24014.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

It was not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the RRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the RRHA website on December 10, 2020.

Closed: Scattered Sites Public Housing Waiting List

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental housing assistance in Roanoke, Virginia.

The Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority (RRHA) Public Housing waiting list for 2-Bedroom apartments at Scattered Sites is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from December 7, 2020, until December 18, 2020. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

It was not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the RRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the RRHA website on December 10, 2020.

Closed: Lansdowne Park Development, 2, 3 and 4-Bedroom Public Housing Waiting List

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental housing assistance in Roanoke, Virginia.

The Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority (RRHA) last accepted Public Housing waiting list applications for 2, 3 and 4-Bedroom apartments at Lansdowne Park Development Apartments from November 27, 2023, until December 15, 2023. There is no notice when this waiting list will reopen.

There were two ways to apply while the waitlist was open:

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Pick up an application in person at City of Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

It was not known how applicants were placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the RRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the RRHA public notice on September 13, 2023.

Closed: Jamestown Place, 3 and 4-Bedroom Public Housing Waiting List

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental housing assistance in Roanoke, Virginia.

The Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority (RRHA) last accepted Public Housing waiting list applications for 3 and 4-Bedroom apartments at Jamestown Place Apartments from February 19, 2024, until February 23, 2024. This is the first time the waiting list has been open since it closed in December, 2020.

This waiting list was for the following property:

  • Jamestown Place

There were two ways to apply while the waitlist was open:

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Pick up an application at the Jamestown Place Management office.

Once the paper application was completed, it was to be: 

  1. Returned to the Jamestown Management office.

Preferences have not been confirmed.

It was not known how applicants were placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the RRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the RRHA public notice on February 15, 2024.

Closed: Villages at Lincoln Public Housing Waiting List

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental housing assistance in Roanoke, Virginia.

The Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority (RRHA) last accepted Public Housing waiting list applications for 2, 3 and 4-bedroom apartments at Villages at Lincoln Apartments from April 8, 2024, until April 12, 2024. There is no notice when this waiting list will reopen.

There were two ways to apply while the waitlist was open:

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Pick up an application from the Villages at Lincoln Management Office.

Once the paper application was completed, it was to be: Returned to the Villages at Lincoln Management Office.

Preferences have not been confirmed.

It was not known how applicants were placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the RRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the RRHA official Facebook public notice on March 27, 2024.

Closed: Melrose Towers Apartments Public Housing Waiting List

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental housing assistance in Roanoke, Virginia.

The Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority (RRHA) last accepted Public Housing waiting list applications for Studio apartments at Melrose Towers Apartments from May 6, 2024, until May 10, 2024. There is no notice when this waiting list will reopen.

Preferences have not been confirmed.

It was not known how applicants were placed on the waiting list.

There were two ways to apply while the waitlist was open. 

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Pick up an application from the RHA management office.

For more information, visit the RRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the RRHA public notice on May 3, 2024.

Closed: Indian Rock Village Apartments Public Housing Waiting List

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental housing assistance in Roanoke, Virginia.

The Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority (RRHA) last accepted Public Housing waiting list applications for 3-Bedroom apartments at Indian Rock Village from May 13, 2024, until May 17, 2024. There is no notice when this waiting list will reopen.

This waiting list was for the following property:

  • Indian Rock Village

Preferences have not been confirmed.

It was not known how applicants were placed on the waiting list.

To apply while the waitlist was open, applicants were required to complete the online application.

For more information, visit the RRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the RRHA public notice on May 9, 2024.

Closed: Morningside Manor, Studio and 1-Bedroom Senior and Disabled Public Housing Waiting List

This waiting list is for Senior and Disabled Public Housing rental housing assistance in Roanoke, Virginia.

The Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority (RRHA) last accepted Senior and Disabled Public Housing waiting list applications for Studio and 1-Bedroom apartments at Morningside Manor from November 6, 2023, until November 10, 2023. This waiting list was last open in January, 2020. There is no notice when this waitlist will reopen.

This waiting list was for the following property:

  • Morningside Manor, located in Roanoke, Virginia.

There were two ways to apply while the waitlist was open:

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Pick up an application from the RRHA management office.

Preferences have not yet been confirmed.

It is not known how applicants will be placed on the waiting list.

For more information, visit the RRHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the RRHA public notice on November 7, 2023.

About The Agency

Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority provides affordable housing for up to 3,349 low- and moderate-income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher and public housing programs.

Monday 8:30am-5:00pm
Tuesday 8:30am-5:00pm
Wednesday 8:30am-5:00pm
Thursday 8:30am-5:00pm
Friday 8:30am-5:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

2624 Salem Turnpike Northwest, Roanoke, VA

Visit Website(540) 983-9281

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How large is the Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority?

Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority serves 3,027 low-income households. The agency manages 2,357 Housing Choice Vouchers and 1,189 public housing units.

What are the incomes of residents served by the Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority?

Extremely low-income (ELI) renters, earning less than 30% of Area Median Income (AMI), make up 82 percent of households served by Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority. Very low-income renters earn less than 50% AMI, and are 97 percent of Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority households.

How many Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority residents are employed?

Working adults head 696 households and make up 23 percent of households served by Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority.

How many female-headed renter households are served by the Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority?

There are 2330 female-headed renter households living in Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority housing. Households headed by females are 77% of those served by the Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority.

What racial and ethnic groups are found among Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority renters?

Black 2,028
White 878
Hispanic 91

How many senior-headed renter households are served by Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority?

There are 726 households headed by seniors served by the Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority. Senior households are 24% of households in Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority housing.

How many households headed by persons with disabilities live in Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority housing?

There are 756 persons with disabilities living in Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority housing. Persons with disabilities are the head of 25% of households served by the Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority.

How does HUD rate the performance of the Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority?

The Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority is rated as a high performer by HUD.

HUD rates the performance of Public Housing Agencies. The department looks at physical condition of properties, financial condition, management operations, and use of Public Housing Capital Funds for improvements.

How often does Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority open new waiting lists?

Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) waiting list was last opened on August 15, 2022 and closed on August 19, 2022.

Public Housing Communities Managed by Roanoke Redevelopment and Housing Authority

The Villages at Lincoln

1801 Dunbar St NW, Roanoke, Virginia 24012

bed 1-4
payment $534-930/mo.
payment Subsidized
accessibility Accessible

Park Street Square

518 Loudon Ave NW, Roanoke, Virginia 24016

switch_access_shortcut Short Wait
real_estate_agent Accepts Vouchers
accessibility Accessible

Scattered Sites

2018 Bunche Dr NW, Roanoke, Virginia 24012

bed 1-4
payment $550-777/mo.
payment Subsidized
accessibility Accessible

Jamestown Place

1533 Pike Lane SE, Roanoke, Virginia 24014

bed 1-5
payment $534-1178/mo.
payment Subsidized

Indian Rock Village

2034 Indian Rock Village Lane SE, Roanoke, Virginia 24013

bed 1-5
payment $534-1025/mo.
payment Subsidized
accessibility Accessible

Melrose Towers

3038 Melrose Ave NW, Roanoke, Virginia 24017

bed Studio-2
payment $513-753/mo.
payment Subsidized

Hunt Manor

802 Hunt Ave NW, Roanoke, Virginia 24012

bed 1-5
payment $534-1178/mo.
payment Subsidized
accessibility Accessible

Bluestone Park

2617 Bluestone Ave NE, Roanoke, Virginia 24012

bed 1-5
payment $534-1178/mo.
payment Subsidized
accessibility Accessible

Lansdowne Park

2624 Salem Turnpike NW, Roanoke, Virginia 24017

bed 1-4
payment $534-1025/mo.
payment Subsidized

Morningside Manor

1020 13th St SE, Roanoke, Virginia 24013

bed Studio-1
payment $438-534/mo.
payment Subsidized