Affordable housing is getting a boost in Aspen thanks to a partnership with Habitat for Humanity.
A $23 million chunk of Colorado’s share of the nationwide $25 billion federal mortgage banking settlement is being reallocated to help provide affordable housing, including for residents of counties hit by floods and wildfires.
Colorado lawmakers are considering increasing funds for the development of more affordable housing in the aftermath of flooding and wildfires last year.
A recent study concluded — and many local residents agree — there is still a need for additional affordable housing in Summit County.
Nearly 100 new apartments have just opened up in the Stapleton neighborhood giving some formerly homeless individuals and families a place to live.