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Affordable Housing Resources for Developers

Thank you for your interest in developing/and or preserving affordable housing in Aurora. Much of the information outlined below is detailed in the Resource Guide for Developers on Affordable Housing (coming soon!) 

Aurora Housing Strategy 

The Aurora City Council approved the Aurora Housing Strategy in December 2020 to help guide policymakers, city staff, housing developers and community members in achieving a city for all Aurorans. Developers are encouraged to get familiar with the policies and strategies outlined at to understand Aurora’s vision for housing.  

Start with Our Development Process 

Like any development project in Aurora, please start with the city of Aurora Development Process.  

Community Investment Financing (CIF) Program

The Community Investment Financing (CIF) program provides funding through loans and grants for developers and service providers interested in creating and/or preserving affordable housing in the city of Aurora. The city provides two funding opportunities per calendar year (spring and summer). CIF applications are evaluated based on alignment with the policies and goals of the Housing Strategy.

The next Community Investment Financing round is expected summer 2023. Check this page for updates and link to the application. 

Various funding sources listed below provide the funding for this program including (click on the tabs below to learn more): 

Frequently Asked Questions about CIF

Click the button below to see a map of projects funded through the Community Investment Financing Program. 

Compliance, Monitoring and Reimbursement Draws 

Other Resources 

  • HUD Exchange
    Provides additional information on U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Funds such as HOME, CDBG and Environmental Assessments.  

  • CHFA Colorado
    Provides additional information on Private Activity Bonds, Tax Credits and provides industry webinars and more. 

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