News & Announcements

Policy Update: August 2020

Written on August 3, 2020 at 9:43 pm

Senate Republicans released their Covid-19 economic relief proposal on 7/27/2020, kicking off what could be several weeks of negotiations for the next relief package. Read more here.

Partner Spotlight of the Month: The Denver Justice Project

Written on August 3, 2020 at 8:33 pm

DJP’s mission is to work with historically marginalized communities to address systemic racism by transforming law enforcement and the structure of the criminal justice system through intersectional movement building, direct action, advocacy, and collaborative education.

Neighborhood Focus: Santa Fe Arts District

Written on August 3, 2020 at 7:56 pm

One of the communities ULC is proud to partner with is the vibrant Santa Fe Arts District.

The Journey Continues

Written on July 22, 2020 at 5:36 pm

This past week America suffered a great loss with the passing of Congressman John Lewis of Georgia. The good news of this week is that ULC, in our small way, has carried on Lewis’s legacy of gaining power through land ownership, as residents moved into the newly opened Walnut Street Lofts, 66 permanently affordable apartments developed by Medic Consulting Group, which are held in ULC’s 99-year ground lease.

Partner Spotlight of the Month: John Emmeus Davis

Written on July 2, 2020 at 12:00 am

John Emmeus Davis is the true guru of community land trusts, and is an accomplished scholar, writer, teacher, city planner, and community organizer.

Neighborhood Focus: Lakewood

Written on July 1, 2020 at 5:48 pm

One of the many communities ULC is proud to partner with is Lakewood.

Policy Corner, July 2020

Written on July 1, 2020 at 5:12 pm

June was a busy month for policy in Colorado, and several new measures were signed into law.

On Common Ground: International Perspectives on the Community Land Trust

Written on June 30, 2020 at 8:36 pm

On June 30, On Common Ground: International Perspectives on the Community Land Trust was released! ULC’s unique community land trust model is featured in the book in a chapter entitled “Stewardship of Urban Real Estate for Long-Term Community Benefit.”

Denver Ranks as #2 Gentrifying City in the US

Written on June 26, 2020 at 8:35 pm

This is not something to be proud of.

Education Tools: How To Be Anti-Racist

Written on June 19, 2020 at 7:26 pm

Click here to read more about the resources our team is working through to be better allies to our Black and Brown communities.