Department of Housing and Community Development


St. Paul's Transformation

The Office of St. Paul’s Transformation oversees and coordinates all aspects of the transformation in partnership with the Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority (NRHA), residents, other city departments, community organizations, and private partners to ensure a successful transformation that puts people first, adheres to the six design principles developed by residents, and fulfills the St. Paul’s Vision to transform the area into one of Norfolk’s most desirable neighborhoods where residents of all income levels, races, ages and cultures can live, learn, work, play and thrive.

HUD Programs

Residential Vacant Properties

Strengthening Neighborhoods

  • Rental Rehabilitation Program
  • Renovate Norfolk Grant Program


  • I am an individual in need of housing assistance
  • I am a contractor or developer interested in housing work
  • I am a non-profit interested in applying for grants
  • I am interested in purchasing city-owned residential land