Waupelani Heights Apartments

State College, PA

Project Description:
Waupelani is a 35-unit complex with affordable family housing arranged in two- and three- bedroom units affordable to residents at 40%, 50%, and 60% of the area median income

Project Facts:
Completed in 2003 

S&A Homes, Temporary Housing Foundation

UpStreet Architects

Civil Engineer:
Penn Terra Engineering


Fast Facts:

  • Residential infill site in State College Borough
  • Located within walking distance to groceries, YMCA and South Hills Business School
  • One building destroyed in fire in 2014, rebuilt in 12 months and same tenants moved back in

Area Economic Impact: 
14 construction jobs created 
2 permanent jobs created
$22,418 raised annually in local taxes
$250,000 generated annually in local revenue 
Project leveraged $3,100,000 in private capital

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