Building Community. Inspiring Change.

For more than fifty years, Housing Catalyst has been building community in Northern Colorado. We address the growing need for affordable homes through innovative, sustainable, community-focused solutions—developing and managing residential properties, administering housing assistance, and coordinating community programs and services.

Who We Are

Housing Catalyst is…

…a mission-driven real estate developer at the leading edge of affordable housing, forging public-private partnerships to build and preserve affordable homes in Northern Colorado.

…the largest property manager in Northern Colorado. Housing Catalyst owns, manages, and was instrumental in the creation of more than 1,600 local residences.

…the Public Housing Agency (PHA) serving Fort Collins, Wellington, and Larimer County.

…overseen by a Board of Commissioners appointed by the City of Fort Collins. The agency was formed in 1971 with a resolution by the Fort Collins City Council.

What We Do

Housing Catalyst serves thousands of Northern Colorado residents each year, including families with children, seniors, individuals with disabilities, and people experiencing homelessness. Using a variety of federal, state, and local tools, we strive to make home affordable in Northern Colorado.


years of building community in Northern Colorado


housing vouchers administered
to local families


homes with affordable rents owned and managed by Housing Catalyst


Contact us to learn more about Housing Catalyst.