Everyone who lives here should be able to stay. Everyone who moves here should be welcomed.
Rising housing costs have created an unsustainable burden for residents of Denver. When neighborhoods say “no” to home construction, they are denying current residents options for attainable homes, and denying newcomers a home in their desired neighborhood. The housing crisis creates longer commutes, higher levels of pollution, and a lower quality of life. Denver must build new housing in every neighborhood. Yes In My Back Yard!
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Policies we support
Reform structures that incentivize communities to say no to new homes, including tax systems and car centric transportation systems.
Allow more housing in every neighborhood, especially historically affluent and exclusionary neighborhoods, removing barriers to both subsidized affordable and market rate housing.
Fund Affordable Housing
Increase funding for subsidized affordable housing through a wide variety of mechanisms, including direct subsidies.
Increase Housing Stability
Enact policies that support current residents having stable housing choices amid growth.