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Posted on: February 14, 2022

NVRC Awards $1.8 Million in Affordable Housing Grants -335 New Units Supported

Affordable Housing

 335 New Units of Affordable Housing Supported with Grants

 

The Northern Virginia Regional Commission (NVRC) has awarded $1.8 million in affordable housing grants as part of the Virginia Housing program to work with the Commonwealth’s Planning Districts. The grant will help fund 335 new affordable housing units in the region. The units must be habitable by June 30, 2024.

The projects winning the grants are:

 

Applicant

Location

Project

Award

Units

Habitat for Humanity/NoVA

Fairfax County (Mount Vernon District/Route 1 Corridor)

Single Family Homes

$249,000

3

Cornerstones Housing Corporation

Loudoun County

Tuscarora Crossing Phase 2

$500,000

180

Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing

Loudoun County

Mt. Sterling Senior Residence

$633,819

98

Green Street Housing/Good Works

Loudoun County

Waxpool Apartments

$569,091

52

Habitat for Humanity/Loudoun

Loudoun County (Round Hill & Sterling)

Single Family Homes

$143,636

2

TOTAL

 

 

$1,846,546

335

 

“We are delighted to work with our local government partners and the affordable housing community to support these important projects,” said the Chair of NVRC the Honorable Cydny Neville. “We look forward to seeing these projects come to fruition and are grateful to Virginia Housing for working with the Planning Districts throughout the Commonwealth.”

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