Corwood Square Renovation Underway

Corwood Square Renovation Underway

Thistle is investing $7M in construction in 80 apartments in three different apartment communities in Boulder: Correll Apartments (21 units), Pinewood Apartments (23 units) and Valmont Square (36 units). All properties are presently owned by Thistle, and will transition to the Low Income Housing Tax Credit program. Thistle staff is working with PEH Architects to […]

Thistle Board Member Elected to Boulder City Council

Thistle Board Member Elected to Boulder City Council

Thistle congratulates returning Boulder City Council members Mary Young and Sam Weaver and newly elected members Cindy Carlisle and Mirabai Nagle. We are pleased that the voters recognized the dedication and community involvement of Thistle Board member Jill Grano and elected her to a four-year term on the council. We look forward to working with the […]

Lumine at 28th hosts National Night Out Event

Lumine at 28th hosts National Night Out Event

On August 1 Thistle joined thousands of communities by hosting an event in conjunction with National Night Out. Residents enjoyed a BBQ, visits from the Boulder Police Chief Greg Testa, Boulder Mayor Suzanne Jones, City Council member Matt Applebaum and various fire fighters and law enforcement officers. Thistle thanks all who attended for their participation […]

Thistle issues Three RFPs

Thistle issues Three RFPs

BID SUBMISSIONS DUE AUGUST 10, 2017 Request for Proposal (RFP) Pinewood Apartment Rehabilitation Project Contractors are invited to bid on the rehabilitation of the following Property: Pinewood Apartments; 676 22nd Street, Boulder, CO 80302 Qualifications Contractors must submit a Qualifications Packet, which is to include the following information:  AIA Form A305 – Contractor’s Qualification […]

Food, games and fun at English Village

Food, games and fun at English Village

Thistle’s property management team hosted another great community-building event on June 27, 2017 at English Village in Longmont. Many English Village residents turned out and enjoyed the food, games and socializing with Thistle staff and their neighbors. Our Longmont Police liaisons and the fire department also mingled with the crowd. Community  Manager Andy Kadlec demonstrated […]

Building Community in Boulder

Building Community in Boulder

Thistle staff and board attended the inaugural Goose Creek Land Trust event, “Housing a Vital Diverse Boulder” on June 21, 2017. Music, food and drink at the Bohemian Biergarten created a festive networking milieu with attendees including Thistle Board members Jill Grano and Sally Meeker (shown in photo), Thistle staff Mary Duvall, Marguerite Ryback and […]

Thistle Joins ROC USA

Thistle Joins ROC USA

Homeowners in Colorado who live in mobile home communities will for the first time have the financing and technical expertise necessary to make resident ownership a reality through a collaboration between Thistle and the national ROC (Residential Owned Communities) USA Network. ROC USA and Thistle signed agreements making Thistle the ninth Certified Technical Assistance Provider […]

2018 Federal Budget May Affect Thistle and Our Residents

2018 Federal Budget May Affect Thistle and Our Residents

The Trump White House in early March offered up a proposed Federal Budget for FY 2018 that would trim a cool $6 billion from spending by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). We at Thistle Communities, Boulder County’s second-largest provider of affordable housing with almost 900 rental and homeownership opportunities under management, are […]