Highlighted Projects

The Housing Department serves the entire City of Savannah, but listed below are some highlighted projects that are making an impact.

Savannah Gardens

This 44 acre neighborhood redevelopment will include over 500 housing units, including 120 single-family homes, at full build-out. The site includes 5 acres of green space, and every building in the neighborhood will be Earthcraft certified.

Families in Savannah Gardens

Learn more about houses for sale at the Savannah Gardens site contact:

Iris Bryant
Lending Coordinator
Email Iris Bryant

Anita Smith-Dixon
Administrator-Lending Services
Email Anita Smith-Dixon

Neighborhood Stabilization Program

Through participation in the federal Neighborhood Stabilization Program the Housing Department and its partners have demolished nearly 100 dilapidated structures for redevelopment, and financed the construction of 24 affordable housing units.

Sustainable Fellwood single-family home

Veterans Homeownership Assistance

The Housing Department connects qualified veterans and active duty members of the U.S military, or their surviving spouses, to grant funds to purchase or improve their homes.

View more information on our Veterans Homeownership Assistance page.

Homeownership Events

The Housing Department periodically supports or coordinates community events that provide information and assistance to help families meet their homeownership goals.

The following organizations offer approved Home Ownership Classes:

Consumer Credit Counseling Services (CCCS)
Park South Office Center
7505 Waters Avenue, Ste C-11
Phone: 912-651-2227

Economic Opportunity Authority (EOA)
618 West Anderson Street
Phone: 912-238-2960

Neighborhood Improvement Association (NIA)
1816 Abercorn Street
Phone: 912-447-5577