• Willow Run Apartments, Pequea Township

Housing • Community and Economic Development • Public and Homeless Services

Own a Home and Need Repairs?

Our Home Repair Program provides assistance to income eligible homeowners to complete necessary repairs that affect the structural integrity and livability of their homes.

Lead Hazard Control Program

Assistance is available to reduce or eliminate lead hazards in housing for qualified Homeowners of owner-occupied units AND Landlords.   

Vacant and Blighted Properties

The Authority and collaborative partners are working to address conditions of blight in Lancaster County.

Public and Homeless Services

Non-profit organizations can apply for funding for programs that address public and homeless service needs. We also have information for persons who are in need of these programs

Rental Assistance

The Section 8 Rental Assistance Program helps lower income families and seniors to pay their monthly rent. The family pays part of the rent and the Housing Authority pays the rest of the rent. We are sorry, but we ARE NOT currently accepting applications.

Rental Housing Development

Our Rental Housing Program provides assistance to developers for the rehabilitation of existing rental properties as well as for construction of new rental housing units.

Public Facility and Infrastructure Improvements

Municipalities and non-profit organizations can apply for funding for sanitary sewer, public water, neighborhood improvement and parks and recreational facility projects, and public facility rehabilitation.

Fair Housing and Affordable Housing Inititatives

Everyone is entitled to decent, safe and sanitary housing and shall not be discriminated against in their pursuit of housing.

Borough Revitalization

The Authority assists boroughs and other jurisdictions seeking to pursue downtown redevelopment/revitalization projects.

Private Activity Bonds (PABs)

The Authority is an issuer of PABs which is a financing mechanism used to attract private investment for projects that have some public benefit, such as affordable rental housing and economic development activities.

Latest News

LCHRA Closings

The Lancaster County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities will close on Friday, December 22nd at noon. The offices will also be closed on Monday, December 25th and Tuesday, December 26th. Normal […]

Get the Lead Out with the Lead Hazard Control Program!

The Lancaster County Redevelopment Authority has partnered with the City of Lancaster to bring the Lead Hazard Control Program to families throughout the county. Assistance is available to reduce or […]

Notice of Proposed Substantial Change – Lancaster County’s 2016-2020 Consolidated Plan

In accordance with the federal regulations governing the use of HOME Investment Partnership Program funds and the County’s Substantial Change Policy, the addition of a strategic goal to the 5-year […]

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 28 Penn Square
Suite 200
Lancaster, PA 17603