Real Estate

Listings For Sale and Rent…

Properties For Rent on Washington Park:

Park Summer Sublet:

Large 1 BR overlooking Washington Park. Artistically furnished, fully stocked, extra-large rooms, high ceilings & windows, Victorian features, marble mantles in both rooms, utilities & AC included, also gated park access, parking, wi-fi hookup. Quite beautiful. $850/mo. Thru August. Call Bill 339-223-0359 to see.

171 2nd St:
3rd floor apartment available 1st week of August 2018 Second Street Washington Park brownstone 2 bedroom, living room, kitchen, dining room, sunroom with washer/dryer hookup, 1 ½ bathrooms, hardwood floors Lots of windows, access to backyard gardens, some basement storage available $1500 per month includes heat and hot water, security deposit required, pets allowed with permission of owner, non-smoking, references Contact 518-527-7008

1 Washington Place:
Carriage House –
Beautiful sunny studio on the 2nd floor of the carriage house. Owner occupied bldg. Private shared courtyard $875 + security; 1 yr lease Call Michele @ (631) 885-1447

 3 Washington Place:
Stunning, modern, large 1BR garden level. 1500 SF. Lg kitchen w/granite counters, custom cabinetry, SS appliances, tiled floor. LR & DR are 400-500 SF w/fireplaces. BR is 400 SF w/recessed lighting, exposed brick, lg closet. Lg modern bath w/shower, tub, tiled floor, lots of storage. Laundry w/W/D hook up & sink. Radiant heat thruout. Grand foyer. Access to Park. Serious applicants only. No dogs/smoking. Responsible landlord is local. $1245 inc. H/Elec. Send Full name; Phone no; email; current residence to 518-366-2379.

7 Washington Pl:
4 BR, 3.5 bath, duplex. Combined 1st & ground floor unit (70’ from front to rear) approximately 3,000 sq. ft. 1st floor has a large, open living space with LR, DR & Kitchen sharing a common line of sight. Sliding rear doors in the kitchen open onto a large private deck which provides access to the fully enclosed yard. Off-street parking space is accessed thru yard. Kitchen has over the stove MW, DW, pantry, spacious counters & cabinets, 6’ island with cabinets. 1st floor also has BR & full bath located off the kitchen. Hardwood floors, 13 ½’ ceilings. Ground floor has 3 BR, 2 full baths, family; all have ceiling fans; wired for cable. W/D. Separate front & rear access. Located near CDTA bus line, walk to downtown. Easy access to 787.  No smoking; lease required.  Call 518-281-6034, or e-mail

Properties For Rent Nearby:

132 2nd St:
2 story house. 2BR, study, LR, DR, kitchen, screened-in porch, laundry, AC, DW, W/D, yard, off-street parking. $2200 inc utilities. Avail 2/15. Call (518) 313-9742 for info & showing.

149 2nd St:
Cooperative Apartment in Historic Sage District Beautifully renovated 2ndfloor apartment at 149 2ndSt offers the best of private and shared living.  Two tenants, each with a large private bedroom and full private bath, share a spacious Great Room with kitchen, dining and living area.  Completely renovated five years ago; hardwood flooring and 11’ ceilings throughout; interior brick wall and non-functioning historic fireplaces have been restored.   Abundant natural-light.  Easily walkable to all downtown Troy locations.  One of two tenant spaces available August 1; full furnishings also available.  Ideal for a single graduate student or professional person.  $725 rent includes heat, water, laundry, storage and basement project space.  Call 518-222-9330.

169 2nd St:
Bright two room apartment, entrance through front garden. Available August 1. New appliances, & kitchen cabinets, heat & hot water, laundry; historic display cabinet in BR. Smoke-free, no pets, owner occupied, $750 plus one month security deposit. Our tenants become our housemates. 518-273-4984.

132 3rd St:
Sunny, beautiful, renovated, 3rd floor-through apartment -Cityscape sky views incl.the Music Hall, Baptist steeple, and more 10 ft. ceilings, and architectural features in 7 rooms. Bay room entry, hardwood floors, two fireplaces – one in the large living room with Mitsubishi A/C, the other in the windowed dining room,
two bedrooms (master fits king, 2nd full), large eat-in kitchen, dishwasher, and gas cooking, small room to use as office, studio, enormous walk in closet or guest room – you decide. private laundry area off the rear stairwell. Pets OK upon approval. Owner occupied. Our tenants are our best recommendation. Rent includes curtains in LR, black out shades in bedrooms, all light bulbs All Utilities (heat, electric, gas, water and personal WIFI); Available June 15, first rent due July 1. One check pays all – $1850. Call/Text Tom at

138 3rd St:
$1195/month 3br – Apt #3 (Summer/Fall Rental: Jun – Dec) Beautiful Large 3 Bed Room apartment (1,700 sq-ft,) located in the historic Sage District of downtown Troy 1 block from Russell Sage college and 2 blocks from Washington Park. Within walking distance of many places such as Public Library, Troy Water Front Farmers Market, many favorite local food establishments, Russell Sage and RPI Colleges.- 3 Bedrooms – Eat-in Kitchen – LR- Parlor – DR – Full Bath – Laundry Room in Basement- Hardwood Parquet Floors / Moldings and trim – Gas Stove and Refrigerator – Good Light / Southern Exposure – Off Street Parking in Garage Available- No Smoking- No Pets contact Paul Marano, Cogent Technologies  518-328-8719

146 3rdSt –
1500 sq ft 1st floor (+ part of basement) recently renovated. Simple, clean, huge.  LR, DR, 2 spacious BR, office, lg EIK w/gas range & DW, full bath. HW on demand heating system, lg private storage room & W/D hook-ups (in tenant’s basement laundry area). Walk to downtown. Sage is 2 blocks away; RPI is 5 minute drive. Bus stops are across the street. Visit the apt blog for contact info$1,175 + utilities (first month prorated). 1st mo rent, 1 yr lease & sec dep required for move in. Pets additional $30 per month per animal. To schedule an appt, email, text, or call Harriet (or Dave) at 419 3047854 or NO SMOKING building

183 4th St:
$1300 / 1br – 1200ft2 Distinctive apartment on second floor. Brand new kitchen with stainless steel appliances, farm style sink, custom made island. Spacious living-room, dining-room, bedroom and gorgeous bathroom. Perfect for a couple or someone who wants extra space for a home office or studio. Original pine flooring throughout, tiled kitchen and bathroom. Window treatments with blinds. Clean and quiet building with free laundry facilities on site. Heat and hot water included. Extra storage available. Conveniently located three blocks from downtown Troy, the apartment is within walking distance of RPI and a stones throw from Sage College, banks, restaurants and the Farmer’s Market. Easy and quick access to 787 and downtown Albany. Non smoking building. No pets. $1300 first month and $1300 security at move in. Excellent renting record and good credit a must. We require a credit check, landlord references, and employment references. Please contact Denise or Larry to discuss your qualifications and schedule a showing. Tel: 518-428-3453

Properties for Rent in Downtown Troy:

81 4th St:
2ndfloor 1 BR, W/D hardwood floors, DW. Custom cabinets & counters. Clawfoot tub in bath. Located in the heart of downtown. $1200. Please call Erika at: 518-273-6103 to schedule a viewing.

Marina District:

2180 5th Ave – 1880 rehabbed duplex. 1680 SF. LR is 17’x35’; kitchen; 2 BR, 1 w/sitting room; 1 full marble & tile bath; ½ bath. $2000 + utilities. Call John @ 518-273-6273.

Pottery District:

4thSt :
2ndfloor, 1 BR in owner occupied bldg. Lg kitchen w/gas stove, MW, DW & island. LR, DR (exposed brick wall), bath, office. W/D in basement. DR table & server included. Street parking readily available. Near bus stop, easy access to 787 & 90. Walking distance to Sage, RPI, downtown. No smoking/no pets. $925 + utilities, lease & sec dep. Call Kathy @ 810-2960 or

227 4th St.:
Spacious 3rdfloor, 1000 sq ft, apt in a quiet, professional bldg. Victorian details; modern amenities: hardwood floors, EIK, 1 BR with walk-in closet, LR, office space. Energy efficient appliances. Free laundry facility on premises w/new W/D. Off street parking. Convenient location: close to downtown, RPI & Russell Sage College. Easy access to I-90 & 787. $975 + utilities. 1st month rent + sec dep due at signing of lease. Non-smoker. No pets. Credit check/references required. Contact




Little Italy:

303 3rd St.:
Large 2nd floor 2 BR., modern kitchen & bath, Double LR, DR, hard wood floors throughout. High ceilings with original architectural details, office, laundry room w/washer & dryer, Off-street secure parking for 1 car, No smoking/No pets. $900 + utilities. 1stmo rent + sec dep due at signing.  Avail July 1.  If interested, call (518) 629-5520.

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Homeowner Information and Training:

Own a Home of Your Own: Learn More at TRIP/RCHR Homebuyer Orientation
Thinking about buying a home? This is the place to start! Topics we’ll overview: benefits & disadvantages of homeownership, upfront costs to expect when buying a home, types of mortgage loans, differences between them, and factors for getting a loan, first time homebuyer grants, and how to apply. Attending a Homebuyer Orientation is a required first step in our Homebuyer Program. Held every month except August and December. Call TRIP Home-Ownership Center at 518-690-0020 to register or register online.

Home Inspections:
Bill Hughes of the Marina District has been a home inspector for 19 years after a 25 year stint in the custom building trade. His company is Habitat Home & Building Inspection Services, Inc. We do commercial, residential and environmental inspections. If you are buying a home or commercial buildings and or need advice on your existing dwelling call Bills office at 518-833-0456 or email at

The Capital District Association of Rental Property Owners (CDARPO) is a non-profit volunteer association committed to helping landlords throughout the Capital District. Our monthly meetings, newsletters and online help provide opportunities for our members to ask questions, make referrals to service providers, and share experiences and insights with others in the landlord community. In addition to supporting our landlord colleagues, we evaluate and contribute to the political process, ensuring that the rental property owner’s viewpoint is articulated to public officials and decision makers.
We meet the second Thursday of each month with the exception of July & August, 7pm at the Best Western in Troy on 4th. The meetings have a little snack and a speaker. Come check us out. The first meeting is free with a $45 dues after that. Contact me with any questions Beth Anne @845-702-0943.

Trash Rules
Trash must be in cans with lids. If you have alley access, your garbage collection is in the alley.
Garbage should be put out no more than 10 hours prior to pickup. Failure to follow City Code will result in fines.