Request for Proposals: Architectural Services

Housing Catalyst and CARE Housing are requesting proposals for architectural services for a rehabilitation of two affordable housing properties with a total of 84 units in Fort Collins, Colorado. The two organizations are partnering to sell the properties into a tax credit partnership and engage in the rehabilitation project. RFP responses are due no later More...

By |2019-12-10T16:44:54-06:00November 22nd, 2019|News, News Featured|0 Comments

Housing Catalyst is Hiring!

We have a great opportunities for people with positive energy and a great work ethic! We are currently hiring for a Maintenance Technician, Property Manager and Senior Project Manager. Details and application instructions are at https://housingcatalyst.bamboohr.com/jobs/

By |2019-11-25T16:05:47-06:00November 18th, 2019|News, News Featured|0 Comments

Housing Catalyst Receives Energy Efficiency Award

Housing Catalyst is honored to receive an award from Fort Collins Utilities for its energy efficient design and construction of Village on Redwood. These efforts have resulted in a 40% reduction in utilities use. Read more at this link https://northfortynews.com/fort-collins-utilities-honors-housing-catalyst-for-energy-efficient-construction/

By |2018-12-20T17:11:38-06:00December 20th, 2018|News, News Featured|0 Comments

Housing Catalyst is Hiring!

Housing Catalyst is looking for some good people! We have several positions currently open: Maintenance Technician and Property Manager. We are looking for people with positive attitudes and great customer service skills. Please see more details about all positions and application information at this link.  

By |2018-10-04T11:15:06-06:00September 20th, 2018|News, News Featured|0 Comments

Out in the cold: New U.S. budget priorities threaten housing aid programs

The White House has called for a $54 billion cut in non-military discretionary domestic programs in the next fiscal year, which likely will dramatically impact safety-net programs, including HUD’s affordable housing and community development programs. HUD provides approximately five million Americans with some form of housing assistance, and even this figure includes only one-quarter of More...

By |2017-03-08T22:49:38-06:00March 8th, 2017|News, News Featured, Uncategorized|0 Comments

SRO Program to Receive Vouchers

SRO Program Selected to Receive Housing Choice Vouchers Housing Catalyst announces the selection of the single room occupancy program of the Villages, Ltd. to receive up to 29 project-based Housing Choice Vouchers. The project was selected in accordance with the criteria set forth in the Request for Proposals. Information is available regarding the selection by More...

By |2016-11-28T22:12:18-06:00November 28th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Myths and Stereotypes about Affordable Housing

MYTH: Affordable housing will drive down property values. REALITY: Repeated research has shown that affordable housing has no negative impact on the price or frequency of sales of neighboring homes. A recent study of four very-low-income family housing developments in suburban Chicago – Victorian Park in Streamwood, Liberty Lakes Apartments in Lake Zurich, Waterford Park More...

By |2016-10-29T02:40:28-06:00September 30th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Many Full-Time Workers Face Housing Affordability Problems

THE JCHS 2016 State of the Nation’s Housing report and accompanying webcast detailed how the private market is failing to supply housing that is affordable to lower-income households. Indeed, a National Low Income Housing Coalition report found that in 2014, for every 100 very low-income renters (those earning up to 50 percent of area median income) only More...

By |2017-01-18T01:13:23-06:00September 30th, 2016|News|0 Comments