News & Announcements

Inca Commons Featured in Next City, Article Highlights Importance of Permanent Affordability

Written on January 4, 2019 at 4:29 pm

Next City is a nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire social, economic and environmental change in cities through journalism and events around the world.

December 2018 Partner Spotlight of the Month: Family Tree!

Written on January 2, 2019 at 5:12 pm

With deep roots in the Metro Denver community, Family Tree’s mission is to help people overcome child abuse, domestic violence, and homelessness to become safe, strong and self-reliant.

ULC Acquires Land for Permanent, Affordable For-Sale Development in Santa Fe Arts District

Written on December 21, 2018 at 2:29 am

The $1.8 million acquisition will include 86 units of permanently affordable for-sale units for households earning up to 80% Area Median Income.

ULC Makes First Acquisition in Commerce City to Preserve Critical Community Serving Space

Written on December 12, 2018 at 4:00 pm

South Platte Crossing is a six-story office building that will house multiple nonprofit organizations as well as municipal services.

November 2018 Partner Spotlight of the Month: Energy Resource Center!

Written on December 3, 2018 at 7:15 pm

ERC is a Colorado-based nonprofit that provides free weatherization services to income qualifying families and individuals. The nonprofit is housed at ULC’s Social Enterprise Foundry in the Sun Valley neighborhood.

ULC Tenant Knotty Tie Wins Good Business Giveaway

Written on December 3, 2018 at 4:24 pm

FirstBank’s “Good Business Giveaway” awarded $20k to two companies who make community involvement a key part of their identity. Congratulations Knotty Tie!

ULC Hosts Roundtable Discussion Focused on Inclusivity and Homelessness

Written on November 30, 2018 at 4:00 pm

In November, ULC welcomed three of our community partners to discuss best practices to act with compassion and understanding as it relates to our homeless population.

Urban Land Conservancy and Partners Launch $50 Million Metro Denver Impact Facility, First Acquisition Made

Written on November 14, 2018 at 12:30 pm

The Metro Denver Impact Facility (MDIF) will finance ULC acquisitions, supporting our mission to create and preserve real estate for nonprofit facilities, schools, affordable housing and community serving space in Metro Denver.

Request for Proposals for Development at ULC’s Thriftway Site in Westwood Now Open

Written on November 12, 2018 at 9:04 am

ULC is seeking development proposals to align with community priorities for a catalytic mixed-use development that will provide new opportunities for Westwood residents.

Walnut Street Lofts Website Launches to Engage Community Members in Advance of Development

Written on November 7, 2018 at 8:27 pm

Medici plans to break ground on 66 units of permanently affordable housing at the 38th and Walnut site in early 2019.