Housing & Community Development
County Offices Re-Opening
Prince George’s County government offices are now open to the public. The Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) is open to the public by appointment. To schedule an in-person appointment, contact: Kiara Jones at 301-883-6511 or firstname.lastname@example.org
WELCOME TO DHCD
The Prince George’s County Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) seeks to create and preserve quality affordable housing options by developing policies, implementing practices and creating finance tools aimed at ensuring the creation and preservation of equitable and inclusive communities.
DHCD is comprised of two divisions and the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP). Click on the icon below for information about each division and ERAP.
In Case You Missed It...
On Friday, December 2, 2022, DHCD hosted housing webinar, Growing Our Impact: A Look at Prince George's County's Work Towards Furthering Housing Opportunity! Five panelist and moderator DHCD Director Aspasia Xypolia provided a detailed overview of the county goals and targets for affordable housing, Housing Opportunities for All highlights, Housing Dashboard tools, Right of First Refusal and affordable housing preservation and housing production activities. You can watch it here, in case you missed it.
In April 2022, the Housing Opportunities for all Workgroup concluded a 3-year long effort in assisting with the implementation of Housing Opportunity for All, the County’s Comprehensive Housing Strategy. In June 2022, Prince George’s County presented its Grand Slam 2022 event, an economic development showcase and pre-solicitation event that revealed projects and procurement opportunities soon to be available to the development community that advance the County’s vision for economic development. The preservation and production of quality affordable housing for all County residents is a cornerstone of the County’s Economic Development vision.
To kick off the 2022 Fall season, the Prince George’s County Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) is releasing a new video that highlights the County’s housing goals and the tools the department uses to meet these goals. This fast-paced, information packed video provides an overview of DHCD’s work in English and in Spanish.
Take a look and find out what’s in store on the housing front at DHCD.
2022 Affordable Housing Video - English
2022 Affordable Housing Video - Spanish
Learn more about the Prince George’s County Economic Development Platform here.
DHCD Housing and Community Development Projects
Below are images of affordable housing developments financed in part by the Prince George's County Department of Housing and Community Development with funding from the HOME Investment Partnerships, Housing Investment Trust Fund, the Community Development Block Grant programs and the U.S. Treasury.
Neighborhood Design Center - North Brentwood Park - CDBG Sub-recipient
Homes at Oxon Hill
The Residences at Springbrook
Woodlands at Reid Temple
Accessible Ramp at the Ivy Youth and Family Center - CDBG Sub-recipient
Springhill Lake Recreation Center - CDBG Sub-recipient - new gymnasium windows