Real Estate Development

The Department 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 Available Properties HERE

City Assessor Property Information Search Engine

Information Packet for City-owned Residential Properties

Information Packet for City-owned Commercial and Industrial Properties

Once Purchase Proposal Assessment Form is completed, return the form by:

- Emailing to


- Personal delivery or postal mail to:

City of Petersburg

Office of Economic Development

135 North Union Street

Petersburg, VA 23803 

External Real Estate Resources

VEDP - Site Selection



Century 21



City Feet

Delinquent Property Collector - Information

Information regarding upcoming delinquent property auctions can be found in the link below

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

- 135 North Union Street, Petersburg, VA 23803

- (804) 898-3645 / (804) 733-2300 Ext. 3223