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Rental Information & Resources

The City of Boulder is committed to having a variety of housing available that is affordable to residents of all income levels and that includes rental housing.  A variety of rental resources and services are available in Boulder. 

Boulder Affordable Housing Rental Providers

Boulder Housing Partners
4800 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80304

Thistle Communities
5620 Arapahoe Ave. #212
Boulder, CO 80303

Boulder County Housing and Human Services
2525 13th Street Suite 204
Boulder, CO 80304

Rental Licensing

The City of Boulder's Rental Housing Inspection and Licensing Program exists to preserve public safety and establishes minimum standards for basic equipment and facilities for rental property. For more information visit here: Apply for or Renew a Rental Housing License.

Renter Resources - Landlord/Tenant Mediation Information by area

For rental properties located within Boulder city limits:
Community Mediation Services

Landlord/Tenant Handbook
Landlord/Tenant Handbook PDF pdf
Interest on Security Deposits Calculation Formula pdf

For University of Colorado students:
CU Off-Campus Student Services

For rental properties in unincorporated Boulder County:
Boulder County District Attorney's Office
303-441-3700 request the Consumer Affairs Office

For rental properties within Longmont city limits:
Longmont Community and Neighborhood Resources

Additional Resources

Need help paying rent?

Emergency Family Assistance Association
1575 Yarmouth Ave
Boulder, CO 80304

Affordable housing search tools

HUD Affordable Apartment Search

Colorado Housing Search

This organization is jointly sponsored by the Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) and the Colorado Division of Housing as a public service to the residents of Colorado. Its primary goals are to:

  • Help Coloradoans find and maintain quality, safe and decent places to live
  • Provide a clearinghouse for affordable housing and related services
  • Facilitate operating efficiencies in the affordable housing market
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