Real Estate Development

New $2.35 Million Downtown Residential Construction At 191 North Pearl Street

August 19, 2021 – 5:44 pm

Project to fill vacant lot and enhance connectivity between Downtown, Arbor Hill, Clinton Square and Albany’s Warehouse District Press Release Available Here A new construction multi-family residential project located at 191 North Pearl St. will transform this vacant property, bring new revenue to Albany’s taxing jurisdictions, create at least 150 construction jobs, and add 18 […]

$6.7 Million Investment To Transform Vacant Besch Avenue/Holland Avenue Property And Strengthen Neighborhood Connectivity, Walkability

August 19, 2021 – 5:21 pm

New Construction Of 39 Unit Market-Rate Apartment Complex To Create At Least 260 Construction Jobs And Bring $1.5 Million Additional Revenue To Local Taxing Jurisdictions Press Release Available Here A new construction multi-family residential project located at 42-47 Besch Ave., just off Holland Avenue with frontage on Hackett Boulevard will transform the .67-acre vacant site, […]

$12 Million In Additional Investment to Revitalize 61 N. Pearl St., 66 State St., Bringing 42 More Apartments to Downtown Albany

July 22, 2021 – 4:48 pm

Redburn Development Expands Downtown Living Options Following Success of Its Initial $80 Million Investment   Press release available here   Furthering Impact Downtown Albany plan implementation Redburn Development Partners is moving forward with two additional historic redevelopment projects in downtown Albany at 61 N. Pearl St. and 66 State St. after experiencing strong demand for […]

After Nearly a Decade of Service, Tracy Metzger Retires From City Industrial Development Agency and Capital Resource Corporation Board of Directors

July 22, 2021 – 3:10 pm

More Than $900 Million In Transformational New Investment Assisted During Her Tenure View Press Release  Longtime City of Albany Industrial Development Agency and Capital Resource Corporation (CAIDA/CRC) Board of Directors member Tracy Metzger announced she will step down from her respective posts effective Aug. 19. Metzger, a respected entrepreneur and commercial real estate broker with […]

$25 Million Mixed-Use Housing Development, Swinburne Building Completed At 526 Central Ave. In Albany

July 21, 2021 – 3:28 pm

Today marked the completion of a $25 million mixed-use housing development at 526 Central Ave. in Albany. The Swinburne Building and Swinburne Apartments offers 74 affordable apartments and nearly 21,000 square feet of commercial space for health services and retail. The development includes 20 supportive homes for individuals with serious mental illness or other special […]

Landmark Albany Apartment Community Welcomed To Albany As Part of $56 Million Investment By Dawn Homes Management

June 23, 2021 – 4:37 pm

Dawn Homes Management LLC today announced the grand opening of ‘Landmark Albany,’ the newly completed market-rate apartment community in the City of Albany. The 252-unit development is part of Dawn Homes’ $56 million investment on Sandidge Way, off Fuller Road and adjacent to SUNY Polytechnic Institute.   Creating a lasting citywide economic impact, Dawn Homes’ […]

$56 Million Historic Clinton Avenue Apartments Renovation Completed In Arbor Hill Neighborhood

June 3, 2021 – 2:34 pm

70 Row Houses Now Offer 210 Energy-Efficient, Affordable and Supportive Homes for Families  Full Press Release Available Here Announced by Governor Andrew Cuomo, today marked the completion of Home Leasing’s $56 million rehabilitation of 70 distressed row houses along historic Clinton Avenue and Ten Broeck Street in Albany. The Clinton Avenue Historic Apartments now offers […]

REDC Round XI CFA Process Update

June 1, 2021 – 1:25 pm

Governor Cuomo’s transformative Regional Economic Development Councils Round XI consolidated funding application (CFA) process is underway and Capitalize Albany staff is available to assist local applicants, continuing its role as the local clearinghouse for project proposals located within the City of Albany. The 2021 funding round includes more than $750 million in state economic development resources.  Capitalize Albany staff will coordinate letters of support from […]

Webinar On June 2: REDC Round XI CFA Process

May 25, 2021 – 5:14 pm

On June 2 at 10 a.m. The New York State Economic Development Council and Empire State Development will be hosting an online webinar for an overview of the CFA application process including how to access the Consolidated Funding Application, new changes to the award timeline, and information for how to connect with appropriate Regional Councils […]

#DowntownWorks For Picotte Cos.

May 24, 2021 – 12:28 pm

For evidence of Picotte Cos.’ faith in the resiliency and staying power of Albany, look no further than 111 Washington Ave., located at the edge of downtown and just steps from the heart of the city’s urban core. The company, which is one of the largest owners of private office buildings in the region, invested […]