Housing and Community Development

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our office is open 8AM-4:30PM M-F

TTY 711

3700 Pender Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030

Tom Fleetwood,
HCD Director

Housing Choice Voucher Program: For Landlords

Landlords who participate in the Housing Choice Voucher program provide a critical benefit to some of the county’s most vulnerable populations – a place to call home. The Housing Choice Voucher program is funded through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Being a landlord requires you to become knowledgeable of and follow numerous federal, state and local regulations. For general information about what landlords should know in Fairfax County, visit the Consumer Services Division website. Information pertaining to fair housing can be found on the Human Rights and Equity Programs website.

This page is specifically tailored to helping landlords understand the requirements surrounding the federally funded Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCV). The program is designed to assist very-low-income households meet the high-cost demands of living in the local rental market by issuing “tenant-based” vouchers. Applicants and participants  with these vouchers may seek out landlords and housing opportunities in the private sector.

The following is what landlords can expect by participating in the Housing Choice Voucher program. 


Please contact us at 703-246-5280, TTY 711, or by email at rha@fairfaxcounty.gov

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