The Ellipse is Boulder's new affordable rental community and has everything needed to create a cozy new home in Boulder. Roomy apartments and townhomes, a refreshing outdoor pool, new appliances, open floor plans. The Ellipse also features an indoor community room with a kitchenette, foosball table and Internet service.

Choose from a variety of sizes, floor plans and rates.

Additional Amenities

Every unit has brand-new, full-size Samsung appliances, including a washer and dryer. Each also has a patio or a balcony and in-unit storage. Given the multitude of nearby bike paths, The Ellipse offers a ton of interior bicycle storage so you can just hop on your bike and pedal away to enjoy the trails.

We’re not currently accepting applications for Ellipse so stay tuned!
Contact Thistle for more information about Boulder's new affordable rental community.

Meet Our Team


Since 1952 – Koelbel and Company has been privileged to participate in all facets of Colorado real estate – enhancing how Coloradans live, work and play.

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Thistle is a 35-year old Boulder affordable housing company. The Ellipse continues our management of mixed-income communities meeting the housing needs of Boulder’s diverse workforce and others.

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Coburn Partners

Coburn creates great places for people, for communities, for life and for work. We develop, design and build.

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When you combine end-to-end integration with technological innovation, anything is possible.
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Contact Us

We are now accepting applications!

Apply at Thistle 6000 Spine Road, #101 – Boulder, CO 80301, or call us at 303-443-0007.


6000 Spine Rd. Suite #101
Boulder CO
Open Mon–Fri | Appointments only from 9am-2pm
Walk-ins welcome 2pm-5pm
Closed Saturday, Sunday
303-443-0007 |