Affordable living for older adults in the heart of Boulder

Walnut Place offers updated apartment homes for older adults age 55+ in the heart of downtown Boulder.  It is just one block from Pearl Street and four blocks from the main RTD bus station with easy access to the Boulder creek, a community park and nearby grocery and retail shopping.  Residents can enjoy Walnut Place’s newly renovated community center, on-site laundry, some covered parking and a beautiful patio and garden area.  Resident Services staff are available to connect residents to local resources and programming.  Apartments are offered at rents below market rate and come with rental assistance as part of our Deeply Affordable Communities. Income, student, and additional restrictions apply.

Deeply Affordable

55-62+ Seniors

Learn about Waitlist Openings for Seniors or People with Disabilities:

Please continue to check our website, sign up for email notifications or call the waitlist hotline, (720) 564-4627, for opening date information.

Who qualifies for Walnut Place?

For income-qualified seniors age 55+ who are currently living or working in Boulder County.

Walnut Place Income Criteria

Applicants may earn up to 50% of the area median income (AMI). Income is the total combined gross annual income for the household.

Additional Qualification Criteria

  • Student, liquid asset, and homeownership restrictions apply.
  • Applicants and household members must be free of evictions within the past three years and be able to provide two years of satisfactory rental history from a third party. If unable to provide rental history, please contact the community manager where you are interested in applying.
  • All applicants will be required to pass a criminal background check

Apartment amenities

  • 1 pet accepted; cat or dog under 20lbs
  • Utilities (water, trash and sewer) included in rent
  • Non-smoking building
  • Laundry facilities on site
  • Elevator access
  • Air-conditioning
  • Community gathering room
  • Free community Wi-Fi, computer access
  • Community gardens
  • Community patio near creek
  • Close to RTD bus lines and main bus station
  • Nearby bike path and community park
  • Resident Services available to connect residents to local resources and programming
  • Free Boulder BCycle membership