Housing & Neighborhoods Department
Our Department improves the quality of life for Raleigh's residents by adding to the amount of affordable housing, improving existing affordable housing, revitalizing older neighborhoods, and supporting related human services. The Department is committed to improving and maintaining the quality of life and environment for all City of Raleigh citizens by enforcing City Codes.
We offer a variety of programs to help people of every age and background become more active in their neighborhoods and the wider Raleigh community. The Department helps individuals, groups and communities recognize their skills and assets, mobilizes people to take action on their own behalf and connects them to appropriate resources so they can achieve positive results for their neighborhoods and communities.
Main number: 919-996-4330
Director: Larry Jarvis
919-996-4330 | Community Development - email
Dillon Building, 310 W. Martin Street - Suite 101
919-996-6100 | Community Engagement - email
Dillon Building, 310 W. Martin Street - Suite 201
919-996-2444 | Code Enforcement - email
One Exchange Plaza, 1 Exchange Plaza - Suite 504
- The Neighborhood Revitalization Strategy Area (NRSA) Plan for College Park has been submitted for approval to the US Department of Housing and Urban Development as edited in December 2015 and January 2016.
- Applications are now being accepted for the 2016 Fall Citizens Leadership Academy and Raleigh Neighborhood College. These courses are an excellent way to learn more about local government services and develop your skills as a neighborhood and community leader.
- Read our latest newsletter
Community & Neighborhood Engagement
Business Assistance Program
The City of Raleigh Business Assistance Program is specifically designed to empower business owners.
Affordable Housing & Financial Assistance
The following programs provide opportunities for citizens to own their home, or rehabilitate a home they already own, or find affordable rental housing through different programs and funding sources and also provides funding for qualifying non-profit or faith-based organizations.
The Code Enforcement division is committed to improving and maintaining the quality of life and environment for all the City of Raleigh’s residents. Working with citizens, the division strives to ensure that the City of Raleigh continues to be a safe, more attractive place to live, work and play through training programs and the enforcement of City Codes.