Not every Salt Lake City resident can afford $1,000 per month rent for an one-bedroom apartment. A 2013 City market study estimated that there is an affordable housing gap of over 8,000 units, with 41 percent of […]
A cluster of affordable housing is developing in the Ballpark neighborhood, directly southwest of downtown Salt Lake. Construction is well underway on the Taylor Gardens Apartments, a 112-unit affordable housing complex for residents 55 and […]
The Enclave Apartments are nearly framed out. The development is on the 1400 South block of 300 West, an area dominated by light manufacturing, big-box retailers and fast-food restaurants. The project consists of four, three […]
Salt Lake City and community leaders officially broke ground Tuesday for the Ballpark Apartments, an affordable housing development reserved for residents over the age of 55 years, in the Ballpark neighborhood. “This was a really […]
In early 2010, Steve Lufkin was unemployed and living at the Road Home shelter. During that time, Luftkin became a member of Alliance House, a nonprofit “clubhouse model” educational and rehabilitative program for adults with […]
With 50 percent of renters spending over 30 percent of their income on housing costs and an estimated affordable housing gap of 8,200 units, there is a significant need for affordable housing in Salt Lake […]
Smith’s Ballpark was built twenty years ago with the promise of new development to follow.
The Ballpark neighborhood is dominated by suburban-style development: big box retailers, surface parking lots, car dealerships and fast-food restaurants. The area is ripe for more urban development thanks to its proximity to the freeway, the […]