HOUSING NEWS--August 2021
Golden United’s Housing Task Force Meeting
Thursday, September 2 from 6:00 to 7:30 pm via Zoom
Meets on the 1st Thursdays of the month at 6 pm. Everyone is welcome!
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
669-900-6833 or 253-215-8782
Meeting ID: 838 1073 1032
This meeting will feature a presentation by Sunshine Home Share (https://www.sunshinehomeshare.org/) and include
an open dialog about education around housing issues and options,
and discussion about how to get engagement from our neighbors.
Introducing Our New Logo!
Check Out These Housing Short Videos
Read Housing Blogs
Play the Housing Game (in Google Slides format)
Housing in the News
Golden is hiring an Affordable Housing Policy Coordinator
Closes on Monday, September 6, 2021, at 5:00 pm (Labor Day)
Closes on Sunday, September 12, 2021, at 5:00 pm
See position applications at:
2021 Count Shows Increase in Persons Experiencing Homelessness
The 2021 annual Point-in-Time count (Feb 25, 2021), which captured sheltered data only this year due to COVID-19, showed an increase of individuals staying in shelters on a single night and showed a drastic increase in those experiencing homelessness for the first time.
Supreme Court Lifts CDC Eviction Moratorium on August 26
Read Colorado’s Strategic Housing Working Group’s Recommendations
Follow Colorado’s Affordable Housing Transformational Task Force
They will make recommendations for how to spend $400 million
allocated for affordable housing in Colorado.
Colorado’s Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)
For BOTH tenants and landlords
Now utilizing Bill.com
CALL or TEXT questions or application documents to 1-888-480-0066
M-F 8:30 am to 5:30 pm, Saturdays 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
Colorado’s Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program (EMAP)
is Coming in September!
$175 million to address homeownership needs
Will provide assistance for mortgage payments, HOA dues, property taxes, and insurance to eligible Coloradans through an online application portal similar to the ERAP program.
Additional Information about Rental and Mortgage Assistance
Attn: Mobile Home Owners
On a Weeknight!
September webinar topic will be Ask a Lawyer
Thursday, September 23 from 6:00 to 7:30 pm
A Housing Lawyer will answer YOUR QUESTIONS
about your rights as a mobile home park resident
Register in advance at www.9to5.org/mhparights to get the Zoom link
Or call-in at 669-900-6833 (Meeting ID: 821 6057 5365)
This training is co-hosted by Together Colorado, 9to5 Colorado, Colorado Coalition of Manufactured Home Owners (CoCoMHO), Jefferson Unitarian Church Community Action Network (JUC CAN), and Golden United. It is made possible by a grant from Community First Foundation.
Rulemaking for Mobile Home Park Laws
The Mobile Home Park Oversight Program has been holding public meetings over Zoom to get feedback on proposed rulemaking for the program.
The final meeting is Friday, September 3 from 10:00 to 11:30 am at
Send written comments on the rules to:
MHPOP@state.co.us, Subject line: Fall 2021 Rulemaking
CO Division of Housing
ATTN: MHPOP Rulemaking
1313 Sherman St. #320
Denver, CO 80465
Written feedback must be received by 12:00 noon on Tuesday, September 7, 2021.
Final Rulemaking Hearing is on Tuesday, October 5, 2021, from 1:00 to 4:30 pm
Visit the Webpage for Mobile Home Owners in Jeffco
Brought to you by the Colorado Coalition of Manufactured Home Owners (CoCoMHO)
Colorado's Oversight Program for Mobile Home Parks