Real Estate

Listings For Sale and Rent…

Properties For Rent on Washington Park:


206 3rd St.:
Spacious, 2nd fl, 2 BR, in a gracious, owner occupied brownstone. Available Aug 1. 1400-sq. ft., 5 rooms, many original architectural details, including 13’ ceilings, stained glass eyebrow windows in center room, non-working marble fireplace in LR, refinished hardwood floors. $1,400 includes heat, access to a beautiful, shared private courtyard & Washington Park. Quiet occupancy, non-smoking property. Small pet considered with permission of the owner.  Easy walks to colleges, shopping & local entertainment. Contact Cherie 518-573-1236.

 224 3rd St:
1stfloor, 1 BR. 11’ ceilings; beautiful original hardwood floors. Lg LR & DR. Large bright kitchen w/new stainless appliances. Great closet space w/add’l storage in basement. Walk out to large deck & beautiful garden & yard. 2 car garage w/door opener. Laundry in basement. $1,300 inc heat/HW. Absolutely no pets. No smokers. Available mid-Sept. Call Pete 518-210-4421

Properties For Rent Nearby:

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

139 3rdSt:
Avail Aug). Beautiful 1200 sq ft,3 BRlocated 1block from Russell Sage college, walk to downtown, Troy Public Library, Farmers Market, food establishments, RPI.EIK, LR, DR, full bath, W/D. Hardwood floors; moldings & trim. Gas stove. Good light – southern exposure. No smoking/no pets. Owners live next door. $1195. Call Paul 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: 518-428-345

Basement apt:
This garden level,apartment in a very quiet house on very quiet 2nd Street, in the very quiet and elegant Historic Sage neighborhood of Troy, is just a short walk to all the excitement of Downtown Troy. It is across the street from Sage College and about a five minute drive to RPI parking. Our recently renovated, 1000 sq ft space is available immediately. Rent includes the following amenities :
~ three large rooms
~ shower bathroom
~ a kitchen space that includes dishwasher
~ heat, water, and trash pickup (four days!)
~ internet signal
For a thorough look at this apartment visit:
Rent is $975 per month. Pets are $30 per month per animal. Laundry privileges are $29.00 per person per month. Lease and a security deposit are required.  Call or email Harriet to arrange a time to look at the apartment. 419 304 7854 or

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.

9 1st St:
Live in the heart of Downtown Troy in this historic building with modern, luxury finishes. This one bedroom one bath apartment has a gourmet kitchen with high end cabinetry, quartz counter tops, subway tile backsplash and stainless steel appliances (gas range). The soaking tub and rain shower head in the bathroom compliment the subway tile surround and modern grey tile floor. The raised kitchen, living room and bedroom all feature wide plank, hand scraped hardwood floors, and large windows. A handmade sliding barn door hides the separates the bedroom from the open living and dining area. The walk-in closet in the bedroom, accompanied by ample storage space and a full size washer and dryer in the apartment add convenience.” $1900/mo. residents responsible for gas, electric, cable, internet. This is located right in downtown Troy, above Slidin’ Dirty and seconds away from Monument Square.

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:

196 4th St:
$950, 2 bedroom with an office, parlor, living room, eat-in kitchen, dining room and fenced patio. Gas stove & heat with tenant paying utilities.  Easy on-street parking.  Cats ok–no dogs, fish, birds or smokers (not negotiable). or Emily at 518-207-7285.

1 Franklin Place:
(Liberty between 3rd & 4th).Recently renovated 2ndfloor;separate entrance thrugated private garden.Modern kitchen, loft storage, high ceilings w/skylight &southern exposure.Furnished with dbl bed, dresser, love seat, area rugs, large built-in countertop w/tall wooden stools. Plates, silverware included. $900inc utilities, heat & WiFi.Owner occupied bldg. Non-smoker, Cats ok, but no dogs. 1 mo sec dep;1 yr lease.Contact Adam: 412-417-8324,

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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.