About Us

logo.png(ARHA or the “Authority”) is a public agency established under the Housing Authority Law, Chapter 1, Title 36 of the Code of Virginia of 1938. It’s primary mission is to provide sanitary and safe dwelling accommodations to persons of low income at rents they can afford. Low income is defined by federal, state and local regulations for programs administered by ARHA.

Development Analyst

The Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority (ARHA), was established to provide affordable, safe and sanitary housing to low and moderate-income families that live in the City of Alexandria.  ARHA owns and operates 766 Public Housing units and provides 1,727 Housing Choice Vouchers to residents in the community.

Job Type: 
Full time
Career Level: 
Mid Career (2+ years of experience)


latest news & announcements

The ARHA Resident Association has put together a list of upcoming dates for... Read more

Join us for an open house and exploratory deconstruction tour as the City and ARHA staff explore this innovative construction technology prior to demolition of these buildings and learn more about the history of these resources. @ Ramsey Homes... Read more

the ARHA Board of Commissioners will convene a Regular Commissioners Meeting at Alex Renew Facility 1800 Limerick Street Alexandria, VA (room – Susquehanna Conference Room)...Read More... Read more

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