News & Announcements

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.

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.