Sponsored by the Virginia Development Housing Authority, the website Virginia Housing Development Authority provides detailed information about rental properties and helps people find housing to best fit their needs. The service can be accessed (at no cost):

This FREE search lets people look for rental housing using a variety of criteria and special mapping features. Housing listings display detailed information about each unit. This service also provides links to housing resources and helpful tools for renters such as an affordability calculator, rental checklist, and information about renter rights and responsibilities.

Property owners and managers, including Housing Authorities and private landlords, can use this service to manage their property listings FREE of charge. Listings can include pictures, maps, and information about nearby amenities. Property owners and housing authorities can register and manage their listings online or via phone and fax.