Community Impact

CONTRIBUTING $4.1 MILLION ANNUALLY TO THE LOCAL ECONOMY

PAYING $225K ANNUALLY IN PROPERTY TAXES

$37.8 MILLION PORTFOLIO

  • First property acquisition in 1991, continually operational for over 25 years
  • Real estate assets in 7 communities including Rutland City, West Rutland, Castleton, Fair Haven, Benson, Brandon and Ludlow
  • Over 500 individuals including families with children, seniors and those with disabilities are housed in any given calendar year (over 6,500 people estimated in our 25 year history)
  • 46 buildings continually owned and operated including older houses, formerly abandoned schools and warehouses, and downtown buildings, and 3 mobile home parks
  • 261 apartments under management (75 senior apartments, 186 for families, individuals or non-specified), and 55 mobile home lots with owner occupants
  • Property management services focus on providing housing with dignity and respect, and delivering services with an interest in promoting community health
  • Services for seniors coordinated with their housing to enable them to live full lives independently in senior housing through the SASH program
  • Real estate portfolio worth over 37.8 million managed locally; over $4.1 million contributed to the local economy annually (not including new development projects which can double this), including almost $225K in property taxes
  • Project development continues with new properties under consideration in Poultney and Proctor
  • Industry leader in the fields of energy efficiency in commercial residential construction, adaptive reuse of obsolete commercial buildings and asset management
  • Local communities provided with technical assistance around housing and community development needs. To date: Rutland, Benson, Brandon, Castleton, Clarendon, Fair Haven, Mendon, Mount Holly, Poultney, Proctor, Rutland City, Tinmouth, Wallingford, and West Rutland
  • Staffed with 13 full-time employees, and lead by a 15-member Board of Directors

HOUSING OVER 500 INDIVIDUALS

261 APARTMENTS

75 SENIOR APARTMENTS

55 MOBILE HOME LOTS

 

HOUSING TRUST OF RUTLAND COUNTY PORTFOLIO:

  • APARTMENTS FOR FAMILIES & INDIVIDUALS 58%
  • SENIOR HOUSING 24%
  • MOBILE HOME LOTS 18%

Communities Served

Benson, Brandon, Castleton, Chittenden, Clarendon, Danby, Fair Haven, Hubbardton, Ira, Killington, Ludlow, Mendon, Middletown Springs, Mount Holly, Mount Tabor, Pawlet, Pittsfield, Pittsford, Poultney, Proctor, Sudbury, Rutland Town, Rutland City, Shrewsbury, Wallingford, Wells, West Haven, and West Rutland