• 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.

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.

Vacant and Blighted Properties

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

Latest News

Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Rental Housing Program Request for Proposals

May 2017 Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Rental Housing Program Request for Proposals The preservation and creation of affordable rental housing opportunities for lower income households continues to be one of the […]

Notice of Finding of No Significant Impact and Notice of Intent to Request a Release of Funds

Request for Release of Funds On or about March 9, 2017, the County of Lancaster (County) will submit a request to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) […]

Office Closing at 12 noon on December 8

Office Closing at 12 noon on December 8 On Thursday, December 8, the Housing & Redevelopment Authorities will be closing early at 12:00 for staff training. We apologize for any […]

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Lancaster, PA 17603