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 […]

Denver to acquire motels to shelter those experiencing homelessness

Mayor Michael D Hancock

Author: Richard Cote | Published: 7:57 AM MDT June 30, 2021 | Updated: 9:37 PM MDT June 30, 2021 Hancock said COVID-19 pandemic has significantly worsened the homelessness situation in Denver and across the country. DENVER — Denver Mayor Michael Hancock held a news conference on Wednesday to detail next steps in the city’s housing and homelessness recovery […]

1035 Osage St. Central Office

DHA Central Office Osage st

DHA’s new central office, 1035 Osage, is a collaborative resource facility with ground floor retail space and shared workspace for non-profit partners. The Denver Housing Authority is a quasi-municipal corporation with a portfolio of over 11,000 units and housing choice vouchers, providing affordable housing to more than 26,000 very low-, low- and middle-income individuals representing […]