Van Buren Street
RUPCO acquired two vacant lots from the City of Kingston. The parcels located on Van Buren Street, in the City of Kingston, had been vacant for numerous years. RUPCO constructed 2 new homes on the parcels and sold them to income eligible first time homebuyers.
The 2 story homes, were constructed to replicate the architectural elements of the existing homes in the neighborhood. Looking at the streetscape the homes blend perfectly within the neighborhood. The exterior offered maintenance free vinyl siding, an architectural shingle roof with a 25 year warranty, covered front porch and a one car concrete driveway. The interior is 1264 sq. ft. and has a full basement for utilities, 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, oak kitchen cabinetry, Energy Star appliances, hardwood flooring in living spaces, carpet in the bedrooms. Each home offers ample closet space and a full attic.
These homes were both purchased by first time homebuyers enrolled in our NeighborWorks® HomeOwnership Center First Time Homebuyer Program.