November 2013 Update The Staff and Board of Urban Land Conservancy hope you have a very happy and safe Hanukkah and Thanksgiving
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Community Assets & Investments
Learn more about all of Urban Land Conservancy’s real estate investments.
- 11th Avenue TOD
Located along the West Line Corridor at Sheridan Station, ULC will partner with Rocky Mountain Communities who plans to construct 58 affordable senior homes.
- 2000 Block of Glenarm
ULC in partnership with St. Andrew’s Church is land banking these 2 parking lots with a vision for a mixed use redevelopment in the future.
- 25th & Stout Denver
Located near the 25th & Welton light rail station in a burgeoning Downtown Denver neighborhood, ULC is partnering with Northeast Housing to build 9 “healthy homes”
- Blake TOD
This site is the first stop on RTD’s future East Corridor Commuter Line connecting Downtown Union Station to Denver International Airport and will be developed as a mixed-use transit oriented development.
- Curtis Park Community Center
The community center is located 5 blocks from several bus routes at East 30th and Downing and 4 blocks from the Welton and 29th light rail station in downtown Denver. It will serve as part of the Denver Shared Space Project (DSSP), offering the gym and meeting spaces for community use.
- Curtis Park Nonprofit Center
Since December 2012, the Curtis Park Nonprofit Center is home to nonprofit tenants interested in making resources stretch and increasing for community impact through a shared space approach. The building currently houses African American Leadership Institute, administrative offices of the Family Start Montessori School (whose main campus is next door in the Community Center) and the Denver Shared Space Project Coordinator office.
- Dahlia Apartments
This northeast Park Hill property includes 36 affordable homes near a high frequency bus line.
- Evans Station Lofts
Medici Communities LLC constructed 50 units of workforce housing and commercial space at the Evans Light Rail Station.
- Habitat for Humanity Denver Home Improvement Outlet
ULC helped finance the acquisition of Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver’s Denver Home Improvement Outlet, located at 70 Rio Grande Boulevard, by providing Habitat with a below market bridge loan.
- Holly Square
ULC acquired the former Holly Square Shopping Center in Northeast Park Hill in 2009. Redevelopment of the site has been led by a community visioning process ULC launched with The Denver Foundation's Strengthening Neighborhoods Program, the first phase of construction is complete as the Boys & Girls Club, Nancy P. Anschutz Community Center opened in summer 2013.
- Jody Apartments
Jody Apartments is a 62-unit multifamily community on two plus acres of land situated on the edge of Denver at 10th Avenue and Sheridan Boulevard. The site will redeveloped in conjunction with the construction of the new West Line Corridor of FasTracks.
- Mile High Vista
The Urban Land Conservancy purchased this two-acre parcel of land along west Denver’s FasTracks light rail corridor and is leading the developent of the site that will include the new west Denver library, a mixed-use workforce housing development with Del Norte Neighborhood Development, and a commercial building.
- NEWSED Multi-Tenant Non-Profit Center
Owned by NEWSED Community Development Corporation, 1029 Santa Fe Drive houses 5 nonprofit organizations working in the Denver Metro community. ULC is providing a below market PRI loan to NEWSED for the preservation of this nonprofit facility.
- Park Hill Village West
Park Hill Village West (PHVW) is located in the heart of the Children’s Corridor—a 14 mile stretch in Metro Denver where children face concentrated poverty. PHVW will enrich the communities of the Children’s Corridor with access to affordable housing and public transit that create access to jobs, education and health care.
- Tennyson Center for Children
ULC preserved this 100+ year old school during a financial crisis and in January of 2011, successfully sold the campus back to the school.
- Tramway Nonprofit Center
ULC is redeveloping this 115-year old, 95,000 square foot former Denver Tramway Company transportation and maintenance facility. Located in northeast Denver at 35th Avenue & Franklin Street, the Tramway Nonprofit Center occupies a full city block and currently houses 16 nonprofit organizations. If you are interested in leasing space at Tramway please call 303.377.4477 x19
- Transitional Housing at 3975 Colorado Blvd
Colorado Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) purchased the property from ULC in January of 2012, continuing to provide transitional housing services to Denvers homeless families along high-frequency bus routes and the future East Rail Commuter Line of FasTracks.
- Villa TOD
Located in Denver’s Santa Fe Arts District only 5 blocks from light rail, this mixed-use property includes 16 units of affordable housing and 7,400 square feet of commercial space.
- Villas at Wadsworth Station
This 100-unit rental property located at the Wadsworth Light Rail Station on the West Corridor of FasTracks. ULC is partnering with Rocky Mountain Communities and Colorado Resources & Housing Development Corporation in the management and eventual transfer of property ownership. Located at 1330 -1337 Yukon Street, The Villas include two apartment buildings and a community facility built in 1971.
- Yale and I-25
ULC's property is a part of Yale TOD Partners, a strategic alliance between ULC, Regional Transportation District (RTD), Koelbel and Company and Mile High Development. Yale TOD Partners are working to create a master plan for a transit-oriented community at the Yale Station.