Virginia Housing and Community Development Corporation

Lease Purchase Program (LPP)

Our Lease Purchase Program is unlike anything available to prospective home buyers. The process is easy, and built on flexibility, choice, and transparency. It is designed to get you into a home, even if you aren’t ready or able to purchase it right now.

You have the ability to choose a qualifying home listed for sale and rent it for up to 5 years, with the exclusive Right to Purchase. The Lease and Right to Purchase amounts are provided up front before signing the lease. After closing, your Property Management Company becomes your point of contact. They handle monthly rent and utility payments, maintenance requests, and everything in between. Whether you exercise your Right to Purchase, renew your lease, or move out, VHCDC will be there to help you on your path to homeownership.

Who Can Benefit From The Lease Purchase Program?

Who Can Qualify For The Lease Purchase Program?

Enrollment in the Lease Purchase Program is easy. First, we'll send you an invitation to apply. You'll complete a Pre-Qualification Application. If approved, you can proceed to complete the Full Application for a full credit and background check, upon paying a $35 fee. If your Full Application is approved, you will be informed of your maximum monthly rent for which you qualify and assigned to a Lease Purchase Program Agent to find you a qualifying home, which you will have the exclusive right to purchase at any time during your occupancy at the pre-agreed purchase price.

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