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  • Affordable Housing Policy

Division of Housing

Division of Housing

Mission

The Division of Housing's mission is to preserve and provide safe, high-quality and affordable housing opportunities through collaborative community planning and funding of programs.

Structure

The Division of Housing has three primary work groups: Affordable Homeownership, Community Investment, and Inclusionary Housing/Planning.

  • 2016 Operating Budget: $6,059,449
  • 2016 Number of Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) Employees: 14.95

Responsibilities

  • The Homeownership program screens and certifies buyers to ensure that they meet income, asset, mortgage and other requirements. The team also works with owners to ensure that they are complying with occupancy, refinance, and resale agreements in exchange for owning a permanently affordable home. Down payment grants and loans are also administered through this program.
     
  • Community Investment administers funding (Affordable Housing Fund, Community Housing Assistance Program, federal HOME Program, federal Community Development Block Grant), compliance and asset management programs.
     
  • Inclusionary Housing/Planning implements affordable housing policies related to development activity, including issuing demolition permits.
     
  • The Division of Housing teams with Planning, Housing + Sustainability and other departments to support the development of housing policies.

Housing News

Boulder Housing Partners

This video is a segment from the October 24, 2014 episode of Inside Boulder. For more Inside Boulder visit www.BoulderChannel8.com

Inside Boulder News - City Council Design Excellence Tour

This is a video segment from the October 10, 2014 episode of Inside Boulder News. For more videos, visit: BoulderChannel8.com

Boulder Junction Update

This video is a segment from the July 4, 2014 episode of Inside Boulder and highlights the Boulder Junction project at 30th and Pearl in Boulder Colorado. For more Inside Boulder visit www.BoulderChannel8.com

High Mar Senior Community

Seniors have a new option for affordable housing in Boulder. (Inside Boulder News - June 27, 2014)

Boulder Housing Choice Survey Results

This is a video segment from the June 6, 2014 episode of Inside Boulder News. For more videos, visit: BoulderChannel8.com

Middle-income Housing Survey

This is a video segment from the January 31, 2014 episode of Inside Boulder News. For more videos, visit: BoulderChannel8.com

Inside Boulder- 3100 Pearl Parkway

This video is a segment from the October, 2013 episode of Inside Boulder and features a discussion about the development of Solana 3100 Pearl Parkway area located in Boulder Junction. For more Inside Boulder visit www.BoulderChannel8.com

Affordable Housing Grant

Inside Boulder News - September 6, 2013

Affordable Housing for Middle-Income Residents

The Boulder City Council discusses affordable housing for middle-income residents. (Inside Boulder News - May 31, 2013)

Attention Homes

Attention Homes re-opens after extensive remodeling (Inside Boulder News - May 3, 2013)

High Mar

Affordable housing for seniors moves a step closer to reality. (Inside Boulder News - February 15, 2013)

Inside Boulder- November 23, 2012- Boulder's Affordable Homeownership Program

This video is segment one from the November 23, 2012 episode of Inside Boulder and features a discussion about Boulder's Arts and Cultural Community.

Inside Boulder News - Red Oak Award

This video is a segment taken from the November 2, 2012 edition of Inside Boulder News. For more great videos and information, visit boulderchannel8.com.

Affordable Homeownership Program Options

Affordable homeownership program shows off some great options (Inside Boulder News - March 2, 2012)

Affordable Housing Task Force

Inside Boulder News - September 2, 2011

Affordable Homeownership Program

Inside Boulder News - July 1, 2011

Boulder Housing Partners - Broadway East Award

Inside Boulder News - November 12, 2010

Building Boom!

A study of post-World War II housing in Boulder from 1947 to 1967.

Permanent Supportive Housing

This video is a segment from the April 3, 2015 episode of Inside Boulder. It is about Permanent Supportive Housing in Boulder County. For more Inside Boulder visit www.BoulderChannel8.com

Inside Boulder News - 16th Street Transitional Housing

This video is a segment from the January 30, 2015 episode of Inside Boulder. For more Inside Boulder visit BoulderChannel8.com

Council Member Andrew Shoemaker on the need for more workforce housing in Boulder, Colorado

To see the rest of this interview go to www.BoulderColorado.gov/channel8/a-boulder-view

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