DENVER (CBS4)– City leaders in Denver broke ground on a new affordable housing project on Thursday.
The Solis Townhomes will be built on Humboldt Street in the Cole neighborhood.READ MORE: Testing For COVID Ramping Up Again In Colorado
The development will provide 11 moderate income families the chance to purchase and own their own homes.READ MORE: Vaccination Rate Keeps Colorado Hospitals Out of Jeopardy
Construction is slated to wrap up later this year, and future residents are eager to move in.
“We can’t wait for it to get done!” said Jackie Bentley. “We’re just excited because it’s affordable for her now and she’s been looking for a long, long time.”MORE NEWS: Gov. Jared Polis To Request Federal Disaster Declaration For I-70 Mudslide Damage Through Glenwood Canyon
The townhomes are located just one block away from public transportation. Each unit is two stories with an unfinished basement.