News Releases

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 1:24pm

The Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority (VIHFA) will begin renovation of the Savan Community Playground in March of 2019.  The contractor of the Savan Playground is ABC Concepts, Inc. Construction is expected to be completed by July 31, 2019. 

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 9:30am

The Emergency Home Repair of the Virgin Islands (EHRVI) Program currently has over 500 skilled roofers working in the Territory to replace roofs that were destroyed by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. All roof repairs and replacements must comply with the new Virgin Islands building codes that were updated in April 2018.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 4:08pm
Monday, July 13, 2015 - 12:00am

The Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority wishes to inform the public that its St. Thomas office located in the Frenchtown Plaza and the St. Croix office located in the Frits Lawaetz Complex in Frederiksted will be closed on Thursday, July 16, 2015 and Friday, July 17, 2015 for staff to participate in strategic planning and training sessions. Regular hours will resume on Monday, July 20, 2015 on both islands.

Saturday, June 6, 2015 - 5:07pm

St. Thomas, VI------Governor Kenneth E Mapp has declared June as National Homeownership Month in the Territory. As the Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority (VIHFA) marks 31 years of providing affordable housing in the Territory, it is once again gearing up to host the 2015 Housing Exposition. This amazing event has gained momentum over the last four years and established as a transcendent affair.  The 2015 Expo promises to be the best yet. The Expo will be held on Saturday, June 6, 2015, at the Sunshine Mall on St.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 2:38pm

The Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority (“VIHFA”), the state allocating agency for the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) Program, hereby gives notice that the Territory’s Calendar Year 2015 Qualified Allocation Plan (the “2015 QAP”) has been approved.  

Saturday, June 15, 2013 - 1:25pm

The Authority is currently in the midst of developing a Pre-Apprenticeship program in conjunction with the Virgin Islands Department of Labor (VIDOL). This program will give unemployed individuals the opportunity to build their skills, experience and knowledge in the construction industry while gaining employment. 

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 3:02pm

The Virgin Islands Housing Finance Authority (VIHFA) announces the availability of Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) applications for the 2013 grant year. 

Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds may be used for: