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Up Homes

Beautiful. Sustainable. Custom. The right home for you.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Consumer Products
  • Location Kingston, NY, US
  • Currency USD
  • Founded June 2016
  • Employees 3
  • Incorporation Type S-corp
  • Website

Company Summary

Up Homes is the future of home buying. Our disruptive housing system meets the demands of the 20M new Millennial households expected by year 2020.

Up Homes are:
- New, custom homes for less than a used home
- 30% more energy efficient than a home built to the strictest state standards
- Fully integrated and with smart home technology

- Featured in Cool Hunting:
- Designated Start Up NY tax-free


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    CEO + Founder

    Libby has 12 years of experience in managing startups and consulting internationally on special projects in energy, efficiency, resilient design and corporate strategy. She received her M.B.A. and M.S. in Climate Science and Policy from Bard College, and her B.A. in Geology from Vassar College. Libby has been recognized for her work by receiving the L. Hunter Lovins Award, Theodore Gordon Flyfishers Scholarship, and Compton Fellowship.

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    Design Director + Founder

    Blake is a LEED accredited practicing architect and educator. He has been the principal of B Space, an architecture and design firm in New York City for over 20 years. His work covers a wide variety of programs including residential, commercial, educational and industrial projects. Blake received his Masters of Architecture from Columbia University and is a member of AIA and the USGBC. He teaches design at Parsons the New School for Design.

  • Robert is a media artist, designer and educator with 25 years of experience. He holds a BFA in Photography, with honors, from the School of Visual Arts, an MA in Media Studies from the New School for Social Research and an MBA in Sustainability from Bard College. Robert is a full-time faculty member at Bennington College where he teaches digital arts, social practices and entrepreneurship.