Building Gated Cities

The Economic and Fiscal Impacts of Restricting Housing Growth in the City of Lakewood, Colorado

October, 2017

Two page graphic overview of the economic & fiscal impacts of restricting housing growth in the city of Lakewood, Colorado.


A partnership of public and private organizations announced in July 2013 the formation of a collaboration to provide Colorado lawmakers, policymakers, business leaders, and citizens, with greater insight into the economic impact of public policy decisions that face the state and surrounding regions. The parties involved include the Colorado Association of REALTORS®, the Colorado Bankers Association, Colorado Concern, Common Sense Policy Roundtable, and Denver South Economic Development Partnership. This consortium meets monthly to discuss pressing economic issues impacting the state and to prioritize and manage its independent research efforts.

October 30, 2017