Real Estate Development

The Office of Economic Development is responsible for managing real estate services for the City of Petersburg. This Office maintains a list of vacant City-owned properties available for purchase. The process begins with the City Council declaring property surplus and authorizing the City Manager to begin the process of selling the property.                                                                                                            List of Residential Properties for Sale

NOTICE: Special Commissioner's Sale of Real Estate

Opportunity Zones

Opportunity Virginia

Petersburg Opportunity Zone Map

Opportunity Zone Fact Sheet

Opportunity Zone Website

Governor Northam Announces Nomination of 212 Opportunity Zones

December 16, 2019 Auction List

Disposition Process

View Full List of Available Properties HERE

If you're interested in purchasing a property listed for sale, please complete the Purchaser section on the form linked below:


Once completed, return the form by:

- Email to


- Personal delivery or postal mail to:

City of Petersburg

Office of Economic Development

135 North Union Street

Petersburg, VA 23803 

For additional information or assistance, please contact the Office of Economic Development at 

- 135 North Union Street, Petersburg, VA 23803

- (804) 898-3645