News & Announcements

Land is power. Land is equity. Land is wealth.

Written on June 12, 2020 at 5:35 pm

ULC is committed to providing permanently affordable real estate options for communities most impacted by displacement. Now is the time to divest from systems that contribute to racial injustices, and to reinvest in communities that are targeted for market-rate redevelopment.

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.

Aaron’s Weekly Update May 18, 2020

Written on May 18, 2020 at 6:36 pm

Have we Learned? To Avoid a Housing Crisis, the Time to Act is Now!

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.