Advocacy
29 May, 2024

Wins for affordable housing during the 2024 Colorado Legislative Session

During the 2024 session, the Colorado General Assembly included several bills that supported housing affordability and   affordable homeownership in Colorado communities. Because these are two of our advocacy priorities, we…
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Clara Brown: The name and legacy behind the Habitat homes and community in Northeast Denver

This year, Habitat Metro Denver completed construction on 17 affordable townhomes in northeast Denver that are part of the Clara Brown Commons community, an entire
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Climbing Capitol Hill to Advocate for Affordable Homeownership

February was a busy month for advocacy at Habitat Metro Denver, as we had the opportunity to voice our support for housing affordability at the
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The 2024 Colorado Legislative Session is happening now! Here are a few basics to know

The Colorado General Assembly began their 74th Legislative Session on January 10, 2024 and will end May 8, 2023. This is the time where our
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Vote in Local Elections this November!

Local governments across Colorado will hold elections on November 7, including elections for mayors, city council members, and school board members. Two issues will also
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Hispanic Heritage Month and the Power of Homeownership

Hispanic Heritage Month marks the time frame when people in the U.S. honor the achievements, contributions, and heritage of Hispanic and Latinx communities. At Habitat
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Parks and Homes at Park Hill Golf Course

Parks and Homes at Park Hill Golf Course Denver faces short- and long-term crises with both our affordable housing shortage and climate change. This April,
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Celebrating Proposition 123!

Dear Friends, It is with tremendous excitement that we are sharing this news with our community. Along with strong support from Habitat for Humanity, more
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Partnerships Address Inequity in Housing

A wealth gap persists in Colorado, including homeownership. As of 2020, 73% of white Coloradans owned their own home, compared with 41% of Black Coloradans and 55% of
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Affordable Housing is on the Ballot this November

The affordable housing crisis in Colorado is only growing more urgent. 25% of all households in Metro Denver, and nearly 50% of Colorado renters, are
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