Stories tagged: "Virginia Housing"

As Virginia’s Emergency Order Expires, A 31-Day Eviction Clock Starts

RICHMOND - Virginia's emergency order expired Wednesday, removing protections against evictions. As a result, a 31-day clock starts ticking.

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam gestures duding a news conference at the Capitol, in Richmond, Va(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Federal Funding Will Help Virginia Families Keep Their Homes.

ARLINGTON — A pandemic’s hard enough. Add housing concerns on top of health concerns and that creates an even larger issue.

Houseless people in Richmond were kicked out of their encampment Wednesday.
‘We’re Running Out of Money’ : People Inc. Needs Help to Keep Homeless Services Going

ABINGDON - People, Inc. needs money. Without more support, the Abingdon-based group won't be able to continue supporting the homeless.

St. Luke’s United Methodist Church member Sherman England (from left) and Pastor Susan Hannah present Kimberly Baldridge, Danville Pittsylvania County Habitat for Humanity executive director, with a check for $20,696.86. Contributed photo.
A Safe Community: Danville Church Helps Build Homes

DANVILLE – In Danville, a life-changing donation impacted 30 future families looking for better living conditions.

Richmond Tries a New Solution for Housing Problem
How Do You Solve Richmond’s Housing Problem? Council Tries a New Option

RICHMOND - In January 2019, 497 people in Richmond were homeless.

The Eviction Freeze is Ending. What Happens Next for Virginia Residents?

RICHMOND- Since the end of Virginia's original eviction freeze in June, 14,698 families have lost their homes.

Five Points Goes Up in Martinsville
Housing Development Brings New Construction to an Older Community in Southern Virginia

MARTINSVILLE-In Martinsville, several groups recently launched a joint effort to bring a new development to the community.