Programs and Services
Affordable Housing Program
The Housing Development Division supports the development and preservation of affordable housing in Colorado Springs. The City provides low-interest loans, grants, and technical assistance to qualified entities to fulfill this goal.
Capital Improvement Program
Housing Development works to preserve neighborhoods by coordinating and funding capital improvements within seven designated Neighborhood Strategy Areas. Projects include sidewalks, curbs and gutters, park and trail development, street lighting and paving.
- Contractor information and current RFQs are available online at http://www.springsgov.com/contractors.
Homeless Program/Continuum of Care - Comprehensive Homeless Assistance Providers
Managed by Housing Development, the Comprehensive Homeless Assistance Providers (CHAP), OR CHAP Task Force, is the focal point of homeless assistance planning and service implementation in the community. CHAP coordinates homeless assistance activities and related supportive services; and acts as a resource network and viable means of information sharing in the community.
- Contact Dr. Robert Holmes, Executive Director of Homeward Pikes Peak at 955-0731 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org..
Housing Rehabilitation Program
Housing Development works to eliminate slum and blight conditions while improving the well-being of low income households. Financial assistance in the form of low-interest loans and grants as well as technical assistance is provided to qualified persons for essential housing repairs.
Human Service Funding
Housing Development provides funding to local 501(c)(3) and 509(a) non-profit agencies for the provision of human services to low and moderate-income persons in the community. These activities are governed by the federal regulations for the Community Development Block Grant.
- Contact Carla Wilson at (719) 385-5335 or via email at email@example.com.
Housing Development services its own rehabilitation and affordable housing loans. The servicing section handles monthly payments, delinquencies, payoffs and releasing, credit verifications, subordinations and loan assumptions.
Call 385-5912 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information on programs and services.