Denver to Provide Cash Assistance to Help Lift Individuals Out of Homelessness

City Council approves $2 million contract with the Denver Basic Income Project Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2022 To help ensure that episodes of homelessness are rare, brief and one-time occurrences, the City and County of Denver will soon provide cash assistance to more than 140 individuals experiencing homelessness. City Council today approved a contract to provide […]

Denver Housing Authority Announces 2022 Priorities Including Building Thousands of New Housing Options in Denver

new housing options, side view of affordable homes

To support its growth and ensure equity, DHA launches new brand look and feel website Denver, Colo., January 26, 2022 – Denver Housing Authority (DHA) announced its 2022 priorities which include delivering thousands of new housing options in the city. Efforts include continuing towards adding 1,300 units through the DHA Delivers for Denver (D3) housing initiative; continuing efforts […]

The Long Way Home: How DHA Empowers Low- Income Denverites to Purchase Homes

man and wife close on new home

Renee Vasquez had a hard time imagining what it would be like to leave Westwood Homes, the West Denver public housing complex, where she had lived for many years. When she moved in with her baby daughter in 2008, she was a single mom and insecurely housed, bouncing from her aunt’s to friends’ to a […]

Brandon Courtyard Apartments

Brandon Courtyard Apartments Homeless1555 N Xavier Street, Denver, CO 80204For more details, click below:https://www.va.gov/homeless/hud-vash.asp

Denver Johnson & Wales campus already transforming under new owners

Denver Johnson & Wales campus aerial view

By JOE RUBINO | jrubino@denverpost.com | The Denver PostNovember 30, 2021 25-acre former college in South Park Hill hosting culinary programs, K-8 school, affordable housing up next Five months after Denver Public Schools, the Denver Housing Authority and nonprofit Urban Land Conservancy teamed to buy the 25-acre Johnson & Wales University property in northeast Denver, change is starting. A pair of […]

More Affordable Housing In Denver Is Coming For Single-Parent Families

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By Tori Mason November 18, 2021 at 10:00 pm DENVER (CBS4) – Residential services for single parents seeking safe and affordable housing are expanding in Denver. Over the last 45 years, Warren Village has helped more than 8,200 children and parents. Their partnership with Denver Housing Authority will help support hundreds more through a new facility. “Just […]

A New Grocery Store Aims to Address Food Access Issues in Sun Valley

Fresh food and fun in Sun Valley grocery store

The project, Decatur Fresh, opens November 2 on the ground floor of Denver Housing Authority’s Gateway South building. BY MEREDITH SELLOctober 29, 2021 Food access—or rather, inaccess—is a longstanding problem in Sun Valley. The new home to Meow Wolf Denver has been described as both a food desert and food swamp, similar ideas that refer to, respectively, lack […]

HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge tours new public housing complex in Denver

HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge tours new public housing complex in Denver

By PAT POBLETE pat.poblete@coloradopolitics.comJul 13, 2021 Updated Jul 20, 2021 Housing and Urban Development Secretary Marcia Fudge during a Tuesday stop in Denver warned the affordable housing crisis is “bigger than people want to admit” but praised efforts to revamp public housing in Colorado. After touring a public housing complex currently under construction in Denver’s Sun Valley neighborhood […]