In 2000, Stapleton’s plan called for dispersed affordable homes throughout the neighborhood. The national affordable housing policy is just catching up with that concept. Read about how it’s going in Stapleton and why it’s important.
At the request of the Stapleton Development Corporation, Forest City in August presented a report on the status of affordable housing in Stapleton. At buildout, a total of 4000 rental units and 8000 for-sale homes are anticipated in Stapleton.
Why don’t more people of color move to the neighborhood? Why has rental and affordable for-sale housing lagged? Community members talk about diversity (or lack of it) in Stapleton.
You may be surprised to find you could qualify for one of Denver’s home buying assistance programs.
18 new affordable townhomes have been built by NE Denver Housing, located on Martin Luther King Blvd. near Spruce St.