Housing Information for Residents

The City of Colorado Springs does not provide housing, please see below for answers to the most commonly asked questions.

Fair Housing

Housing providers who refuse to rent, sell or provide equal access to homes to people based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status or disability are violating federal law. The Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination and the intimidation of people in their homes, apartment buildings, and condominium developments in nearly all housing transactions. 

Housing Rehabilitation Programs

Housing Development works to eliminate slum and blight conditions while improving the well-being of low income households. 

The Housing Rehabilitation Program provides financial assistance through grants to improve housing conditions for qualifying low- and moderate-income households within the City of Colorado Springs.

Community Resources

211

Dial 211 from any phone to be connected to the Colorado 211 database of community and social resources.  211 is a free, confidential, multilingual service that refers callers to non-emergency health and human services.
Referrals include Rental/Utility Bills Assistance and Housing/Emergency Shelter

Contact Code Enforcement

For land use and zoning questions or to report a code enforcement violation, contact neighborhood services.

Contact HUD

For general questions about HUD or its programs contact the Denver Office at (303) 672-5440 or TTY: (303) 672-5022 or dial 7-1-1 (Not available in all areas.) or visit the Colorado HUD website.