Monthly Archives: April 2014

Final State of Downtown Meeting to Be Held on May 8th

April 29, 2014 – 1:27 pm

Capitalize Albany Corporation and their team of expert consultants invite you to join them on Thursday, May 8th for the final State of Downtown Albany Market Series meeting as part of the Impact Downtown Albany initiative. The final meeting will focus on retail, and speaking will be Michael Berne of MJB Consulting, along with a […]

Second State of Downtown Albany Meeting Continues with meeting on Office Market and Growing the Technology Sector

April 25, 2014 – 3:16 pm

Capitalize Albany Corporation, alongside their team of expert consultants, presented the existing conditions analysis for Downtown Albany’s office market on Thursday, April 24th at 20 Park Street. The meeting was the second of the State of Downtown Albany Market Series, which is part of the Impact Downtown Albany initiative. Presenting at the event was Ben […]

City of Albany IDA Approves 733 Broadway Project

April 24, 2014 – 5:35 pm

On Thursday, April 24th, the City of Albany IDA approved Downtown Residential’s newest project: 733 Broadway. The project developers are Norstar Investment and Black Locust, LLC.  The project will include 29 new residential units with one and two bedrooms. The first floor will include approximately 2,500 sq.ft. of rentable commercial space that could accommodate up […]

488 Broadway Under Construction

April 19, 2014 – 6:43 pm

The Arcade at 488 Broadway project will renovate a previously vacant 75,000 SF retail and commercial office building. The final product will consist of: 68 residential rental units – 28 studios, 40 one-bedrooms 3-10 commercial storefronts – 12,000 SF This project directly implements the Albany 2030, Impact Downtown Albany and Downtown Albany Residential strategies. Its […]

Academy Lofts Grand Opening Slated for Thursday April 17th

April 14, 2014 – 3:50 pm

Join Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan, Albany Common Council President Carolyn McLaughlin and New York State Assemblyman John McDonald on Thursday April 17th for the grand opening of the Academy Lofts. Even will take place from 5:30 to 7:30 at the Academy Lofts space on 56 Second Street in Albany. RSVP information is below.

Impact Downtown Albany Letter to the Editor Published in Albany Business Review

April 11, 2014 – 4:58 pm

A letter to the editor, written by our expert consultants at Goody Clancy, was published by the Albany Business Review in their 4/11-4/17 publication. To read the letter, please reference page 22 of the Albany Business Review, or view a .pdf of the letter here.

Impact Downtown Albany News: Second State of Downtown Albany Market Series Meeting Announced

April 11, 2014 – 4:31 pm

Capitalize Albany Corporation is pleased to announce they will be hosting the second State of Downtown Albany Market Series meeting on Thursday, April 24th at 20 Park Street from 5:30 to 7:00 pm. The 20 Park Street office space has particularly unique views of the Empire State Plaza and is currently on the market for […]