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Community Vision and Revitalization Effort Transforming Albany Sheridan Hollow Neighborhood

August 24, 2016 – 6:17 pm

Albany’s Sheridan Hollow neighborhood is undergoing an incredible transformation and today, Capitalize Albany joined the community in gathering with elected officials and community leaders to celebrate another significant achievement as part of that transformation.   Nearly 100 new mixed-income housing units, retail/office in Sheridan Hollow catalyzing investment in every direction pic.twitter.com/LNlxGvbmv3 — Capitalize Albany (@CapAlbanyCorp) […]

Click Here For Information On Our Grant Programs

August 11, 2016 – 12:00 am

Capitalize Albany is now accepting applications for its Downtown Albany Retail Grant Program and Amplify Albany Grant Program. The Downtown Albany Retail Grant Program can assist businesses interested in establishing a new downtown Albany storefront location and can assist those already existing in core downtown areas with exterior improvements. The Amplify Albany Albany Grant Program aims to attract more […]

The Crossroads: Pop Up Arts Exhibition at 200 Washington Avenue In Albany

August 10, 2016 – 7:30 pm

Local artists and the staff of the Lark Street Business Improvement District (BID) will be hosting The Crossroads: An Underground Pop-Up Experimental Arts Exhibition on Thursday, August 11, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at 200 Washington Ave., the building formerly occupied by Key Bank. The Crossroads, made possible by funding in part through Capitalize […]

Amplify Albany Supported Summer Outdoor Movie Series Deja View Schedule Announced

August 10, 2016 – 12:43 pm

Update 8/25/16: Movies “Up” and “The Princess Bride” events, have been rescheduled due to inclement weather forecasts. The new correct dates are now reflected below. Next week, the Downtown Albany Business Improvement District will kick off Deja View, its free summer outdoor movie series running every Thursday from August 18 through September 15 at 7:45 p.m. in downtown Albany’s […]

Free Outdoor Yoga Supported By Amplify Albany Grant Program Now Extended to September

August 8, 2016 – 8:38 pm

Made possible by Capitalize Albany’s Amplify Albany grant program, free outdoor yoga organized by cafe Dali-Mamma which is located at 41 State Street in downtown Albany (www.dalimamma.com), is now available three days a week instead of two, with extended dates until September 1. This Amplify Albany grant program supported event is an example of pop-up programming to benefit […]

Topping off marks major Albany Capital Center construction milestone

August 1, 2016 – 8:56 pm

Last week, Capitalize Albany Corporation joined the Albany Capital Center team, Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul and local officials for the Center’s topping off ceremony, marking the completion of the steel construction phase of the new convention center in downtown Albany. It’s a major construction milestone that exemplifies downtown Albany’s current momentum and complements Governor Cuomo’s […]

Newly restored 400 Hudson Avenue adds to quality affordable housing in Albany at Royce on the Park

July 7, 2016 – 8:04 pm

VIEW PHOTOS HERE   Capitalize Albany Corporation joined Royce Mulholland, President and CEO of The Mulholland Group and Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan along with other state and local elected officials to celebrate the grand opening of Royce on the Park, a newly restored and upgraded senior and disabled community living apartment building located at 400 Hudson Avenue […]

Wilson Apartments Proposed for Downtown Albany

July 6, 2016 – 1:25 pm

An apartment building and parking garage could be built in the vacant space located at the corner of North Pearl and Wilson streets. The proposed project which encompasses constructing an 18-unit apartment building and parking garage on the 9,074-square-foot lot at 191 North Pearl Street is in the early stages of development. Read more here. The 18 units would add to downtown’s […]

Events Keep Popping Up at Popular Downtown Park

June 20, 2016 – 8:13 pm

This summer Tricentennial Park will host a record breaking number of visitors as both the Alive at Five summer concert series and the Downtown Albany Business Improvement District’s newest annual summer event, Fork in the Road drive event-goers and more retail traffic downtown. Driven by recommendations of the Impact Downtown Albany strategic plan, Pop-Up programming […]

Look Up on North Pearl and Pine Streets to Find the Next Apartments in the Growing Downtown Neighborhood

June 16, 2016 – 8:37 pm

View Announcement Press Release   Chris Maddalone and Seth Meltzer of Maddalone & Associates are prepared to renovate 99 Pine Street’s upper floors, bringing approximately 35 new market-rate residential units to the heart of downtown Albany. The renovation and partial conversion will take place on the property’s third, fourth and fifth floors transforming old office […]