Category Archives: Housing

City To Host Inaugural Homeownership Fair in June

Considering becoming a homebuyer in the American Dream City? The City of Arlington is hosting its inaugural Homeownership Fair this summer to connect prospective homeowners with services and programs designed to make their quality, affordable housing dreams come true. The Homeownership Fair will feature more than 40 exhibitors, including mortgage lenders,…

Arlington Housing Authority Leader Re-Appointed to National Association Board

David Zappasodi, Executive Director of the Arlington Housing Authority, was recently reappointed to another two-year term on the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials’ Board of Governors. The professional membership organization comprises about 20,000 housing and community development agencies and officials throughout the country who administer affordable housing and community…

The American Dream of Homeownership is Still Alive

June is National Homeownership Month and the City of Arlington, in collaboration with the Arlington Board of Realtors, wants prospective home buyers to know there are several helpful mortgage products to help them achieve their dream of homeownership. This and every month, the following home buying resources are available–from traditional 30-year fixed rate…

Arlington’s Housing Choice Voucher Program Accepting Applications

As a way of helping some low-income families achieve the American Dream of homeownership, the City of Arlington’s Housing Authority (AHA) will accept applications from persons interested in participating in its Housing Choice Voucher program. Applications will be accepted during the open enrollment period beginning Thursday, June 18, 2015, at…

Arlington Offering Home Repair Assistance to Eligible Homeowners

The City of Arlington’s Housing Rehabilitation Program helps homeowners and revitalizes neighborhoods by rehabilitating sub-standard owner occupied housing. The Program is funded by federal grants received by the City of Arlington. The City allocates a portion of their Community Development Block Grant and HOME grant funding received from the U. S.…