Affordable Housing Resources

Homebuying Programs

CHFA (Colorado Housing Finance Authority) 
Grant of up to 3% of mortgage amount available statewide in conjunction with CHFA mortgage

Metro Mortgage Assistance Plus
Grant of 4% of purchase price in conjunction with primary mortgage

Colorado Housing Assistance Corporation (CHAC)
Loans of $2500-$5000, 5%, $50 monthly payment for 12.5 year term

Community Resources & Housing Development (CRHDC)
FHA  first mortgages, FHA refinance, 502D loans (30, 33 & 38 year terms) for “modest” or manufactured homes, 10% down payment second mortgage, $3,000 to $10,000 downpayment loans

National Homebuyers Fund Platinum
Grant of 3- 5% of loan amount in conjunction with primary mortgage

Colorado Housing Enterprises, Inc.
Available statewide. Loans and forgivable loans of $500-$10,000

Funding Partners for Housing Solutions
Available statewide. Loans of 5% of purchase price, max $10,000, must use FirstBank mortgage, variable interest, 10 year term.

Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America (NACA)
Affordable mortgages

Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver
Sweat equity homeownership and mortgage servicing for Habitat homes

Homeownership Counseling Programs

CHFA (Colorado Housing Finance Authority)
Financial, foreclosure prevention, pre- and post-purchase, reverse mortgage, renter & homelessness prevention counseling

Brothers Redevelopment, Inc.
Homebuyer & foreclosure prevention counseling

Community Resources & Housing Development (CRHDC)
Homebuyer counseling

Colorado Housing Assistance Corporation (CHAC)
Homebuyer & foreclosure prevention counseling

Homebuyer, financial, foreclosure prevention, reverse mortgage counseling

Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America (NACA)
Homeownership counseling

Indirect Rental Assistance Programs

Archway Housing & Services, Inc. 
Supportive family stabilization services

Family Tree
Emergency rental assistance and homelessness prevention

Brother’s Redevelopment
Handles tenant landlord issues through their Colorado Housing Connects hotline at 1-844-926-6632, located in Edgewater.

Colorado Legal Services
Legal advice regarding various legal issues including tenant and landlord disputes. Their number is 303-837-1313, located in Denver.

Phone based rental search assistance

Colorado Eviction Defense Center 
Eviction prevention legal assistance

Assisted Living Help 
Help finding Assisted Living facilities in the area.

COG Mesa

 Golden has 402 acres of open space
and maintains 253 acres of parks right within the city itself.

Additional Resources

City of Golden, Colorado
COG Mesa
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