News & Announcements

Partner Spotlight of the Month: Blue Star Recyclers

Written on April 3, 2022 at 5:20 pm

Fourteen years ago, Bill Morris walked into an adult day program and watched four men expertly take apart electronics. He noticed how focused, interested, and downright skilled they were at the task. They also all happened to be on the autism spectrum. Morris knew these men had marketable skills and wondered if he would be able to find them some longer-term employment.

A Perspective on Sustainability by Grant Swanson

Written on April 3, 2022 at 4:58 pm

To use the technical term, the crawlspaces were disgusting. The year was 2010, and my company, GB3 Energy Solutions, had been hired to weatherize the crawlspaces at ULC’s Dahlia Street Apartments.

Re:Vision and Urban Land Conservancy Partner to Make RISE Westwood A Site for Optimum Community Benefit

Written on April 1, 2022 at 11:21 pm

Denver – Denver-area nonprofit, Re:Vision, helps cultivate thriving, resilient communities by developing local leaders, growing community food systems, and building a locally-owned economy.

Partner Spotlight of the Month: CEDS Finance

Written on March 3, 2022 at 12:47 am

Established in 2009, CEDS Finance supports the American Dream of financial self-sufficiency by assisting immigrants, refugees, and those from underserved communities to start, grow, or strengthen their small businesses in Metro Denver. CEDS Finance is a nonprofit Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and Small Business Administration (SBA) Intermediary Lender that provides business loans and support services to underserved business owners across Metro Denver.

Partner Spotlight of the Month: Archway Communities

Written on February 2, 2022 at 11:19 pm

Archway Communities elevates lives by providing affordable housing, food security, and the supportive social services people need to thrive. Since its founding in 1995, Archway Communities has remained steadfast to its commitment to provide service-enriched affordable housing for very low-to-moderate income families in Colorado. They are guided by seeing the humanity and interconnectedness in all that they do and aiding in creating communities grounded in dignity and respect for families, neighbors, and staff.

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

Written on January 26, 2022 at 9:47 pm

To support its growth and ensure equity, DHA launches a new brand look and feel.

ULC celebrates the life of Noel Khalil, founder of Columbia Residential

Written on December 3, 2021 at 11:21 pm

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution writes, “Noel Khalil made a career out of building “cathedrals for God’s children.”

ULC’s Front Page Denver Post Story

Written on December 3, 2021 at 10:25 pm

Denver Johnson & Wales campus already transforming under new owners: 25-acre former college in South Park Hill hosting culinary programs, K-8 school, affordable housing up next

Denverite’s Coverage of ULC’s CityWide Bank Purchase

Written on December 2, 2021 at 10:34 pm

Denverite’s Kyle Harris writes, “Affordable housing and below-market office space are coming to the Citywide Banks site on East Colfax in Aurora. Urban Land Conservancy continues to move beyond Denver’s borders.”

Urban Land Conservancy Acquires East Colfax Citywide Banks Site

Written on November 8, 2021 at 5:45 pm

Acquisition will further corridor’s equitable redevelopment with affordable offices and housing