Colorado is no stranger to construction zones. Across the state, new apartments, condos and housing developments are being built to meet the ever-growing demand. To some, this rapid development cues concerns of displacement and gentrification. But development is not a symptom of those problems, it’s part of the solution.
This powerful video from Vox highlights the misconceptions around multi-family developments and points to the solutions that can prevent displacement and quell gentrification. As a progressive housing authority built to address 21st century challenges, Maiker Housing Partners is actively participating in efforts to advance these solutions. Learn more about How new buildings can actually fight displacement here.