Ben Houpt

Property Manager

PHONE 208-384-4264  FAX 208-384-4267


Ben is responsible for all operations and maintenance functions for the agency-owned, agency-leased, and agency-managed properties.  He also manages CCDC's membership in eight condominium associations as part of the Agency's mixed-use parking facilities. Ben and CCDC are dedicated to helping build economic vitality by creating activities and encouraging uses that bring a significant number of potential shoppers and investors to each urban renewal district.

Prior to joining CCDC, Ben worked extensively in the property maintenance field. While serving in the Army he excelled at logistics, repair, and transportation planning. He earned the rank of Captain and served as Second-in-Command of his assigned Troop during his deployment to Iraq during Operation New Dawn.

Ben is a graduate of the U.S. Army Ranger School in Fort Benning, Georgia, and he holds a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Arts & Sciences with concentrations in chemistry, mathematics and military leadership from the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, New York.  A native of Sodus, NY, Ben enjoyed the sights and sounds of Austin, Texas, before making his home in Boise.