Albany, NY

Young woman standing in Empire State Plaza in Albany wearing a white dress and smiling at the camera

Where history meets progress.

Albany is New York’s capital and the center of power for the State. But it is also four centuries of history, rich cultural offerings, outdoor activities and more.

Albany was ranked 16th in‘s Best Places to Live in 2020. We’re on the rise. Come see why!

A band plays at Lark Fest - an outdoor festival in Albany.

Why We Love Living Here

Albany is made up of a tapestry of vibrant and unique neighborhoods, but that’s not the only reason we love living here. Here are more reasons why…

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Get To Know Us

Albany By the Numbers




on the 2019 Top 100 Best Places to Live


full-time physicians at Albany Medical Center  


median listing home price

Explore Albany

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