Housing

Albany contains a wide variety of homes varying in style, age, cost, and surroundings.

Housing Cost

(average from local listings): Rental:
* 2 bedroom apartment $550 – $700 month
* 2 bedroom duplex $650 – $800 month
* 3 bedroom home $850 – $1200 month

Lot size of typical city lot: 5,600 – 7,000 sq. ft.
Example: A “newer” home (1990 to new construction) runs $200,000 to $260,000 for a home averaging 1400 -1600 sf (3 bed, 2 bath, fireplace, 2 car garage). Property taxes in Albany run in the neighborhood of $17.28/thousand dollars of assessed value.

Real Estate