News & Announcements

Solidarity in the Name of Justice

Written on June 2, 2020 at 12:30 am

ULC posits that it is the duty of every person and organization who claims a commitment to equity to stand up where there is an injustice of any sort and work to alter those systems.

Partner Spotlight: Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountains

Written on June 1, 2020 at 8:06 pm

Lutheran Family Services Rocky Mountain (LFSRM), a 501(c)3 dedicated to providing services for vulnerable populations to provide strength, hope, and enable healing, is a ULC partner and tenant.

Neighborhood Focus: Northeast Park Hill

Written on May 29, 2020 at 6:48 pm

Northeast Park Hill Neighborhood Update Urban Land Conservancy (ULC) works to help make affordable real estate options available for the Denver Metro area and the greater Front Range. We acquire, develop, and preserve physical assets and partner with neighborhoods to help meet their critical community needs.  One of the many neighborhoods ULC is proud to
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Policy Corner, June 2020

Written on May 28, 2020 at 8:11 pm

The COVID-19 pandemic is compounding the state’s existing affordable housing crisis.

Our Early Childhood Education Partners Gracefully Face Challenges of the Coronavirus

Written on May 8, 2020 at 10:03 pm

An update from Aaron Miripol highlighting our early education partners.

Neighborhood Focus: Cole

Written on April 30, 2020 at 10:56 pm

The Cole Neighborhood in Denver is home to many community assets including the Tramway Nonprofit Center, a space for nonprofits and mission minded organizations, and Wyatt Academy, a top rated school ULC has partnered with the Cole Neighborhood for years, and is developing several permanently affordable housing communities.

Partner Spotlight of the Month: Randy Shaw!

Written on April 29, 2020 at 7:41 pm

Randy Shaw is an attorney, author, and activist who is a true pioneer in creating innovative housing opportunities. Shaw is the Director of the Tenderloin Housing Clinic, San Francisco’s largest provider of housing for homeless single adults. He is also the author of Generation Priced Out: Who Gets to Live in the New Urban America, in which he features ULC’s unique land trust model.

Northeast Park Hill Community Weighs In on 303 ArtWay Heritage Trail

Written on April 28, 2020 at 8:57 pm

With the help of the Steering Committee and local community organizations, a community priority survey was distributed in March of 2020 to inform the design and engineering of specific projects along the route.

ULC Celebrates Earth Day

Written on April 22, 2020 at 10:00 pm

Fifty years ago today, the first Earth Day took place to demonstrate support for environmental protection for our planet, and ULC is tangibly taking charge to reduce our environmental impact.

Erin Clark on Community Land Trusts

Written on April 15, 2020 at 3:12 pm

ULC’s Vice President of Master Site Development authored an article on community land trusts in Colorado Lawyer.