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Holiday Events Close to Your Albany NY Apt

Posted in Albany, New York, Events, Holiday, News & Updates

Albany Capital Holiday Lights November 29 – January 3, 2019 (after dark) Drive through Washington Park for an incredible display of holiday lights now through the New Year. At the very end of the drive, the Park Lake House features favorite holiday characters, crafts, and refreshments. Only 11 minutes from the Albany Lofts at One Broadway, the Capital Holiday Lights show is the ideal before-or-after dinner entertainment to get you in the holiday spirit. Empire…

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DIY Thanksgiving Decorations for your Albany NY Apartment

Posted in Holiday, Tips & Tricks for Apartment Living

Fall’s rich colors and abundance of natural materials make for the perfect DIY craft season, especially as Thanksgiving draws near. Whether you’re hosting a massive feast for the extended family or just looking to add some fall flair to your Albany, NY apartment, the following ideas for DIY décor will get you off and running for a Thanksgiving that looks as great as it tastes. Corn Husk Wreath To make a lovely seasonal wall-hanging, wrap…

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Fall Frights: Halloween Events Close to Your Albany, NY Apartment

Posted in Events, Holiday, News & Updates, Seasonal

New York’s Capital Region is an annual hotbed of fall activities, particularly during Halloween, when the area’s long tradition of spooky folklore and haunted happenings drives a month’s worth of celebratory events and activities. Whether you’re a parent in search of family-friendly Halloween fun or a thrill-seeker looking to push your threshold for fear, there’s something for everyone in the Albany region once September fades into October. This year, highlights include multiple haunted hay rides,…

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Holiday Safety Tips for Pets

Posted in Holiday, Pet Friendly, Tips & Tricks for Apartment Living

The holidays may be the most wonderful time of the year, but they can also be a dangerous time for our pets. Poisonous plants, rich foods and seemingly harmless decorations can pose a threat to both cats and dogs, and there’s nothing like an emergency trip to the vet to spoil the holiday cheer. While protecting the furry tenants at the Albany Lofts is a year-round commitment, we like to remind those living in our…

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Trick or Treating From Your Albany Apartment

Posted in Events, Family Friendly, Holiday, Tips & Tricks for Apartment Living

If you’re a kid, one of the best things about fall is Halloween. After all, what’s not to love about a holiday that encourages dressing up in costume and asking for candy? For families living in the Albany Lofts at One Broadway, there’s another bonus – you don’t have to brave the cold or rain to enjoy this Halloween tradition. In fact, we think you’ll find apartment trick or treating at the Albany Lofts is…

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Easy DIY Holiday Decorating Tips For Your Albany Apartment

Posted in Holiday, News & Updates, Tips & Tricks for Apartment Living

Holiday decorating can be both fun and wallet-friendly when you take a DIY approach to your festive décor. And by focusing on simple designs, you can deck the halls of your Albany Apartment in no time, then sit back and enjoy the rest of the holiday season. Here are some suggestions for simple, yet eye-catching winter holiday decorations. Most require only a few basic materials; the rest is up to you. Cool Candy Cups Fill…

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Decorating Your Albany Apt for Valentine’s Day

Posted in Holiday, Tips & Tricks for Apartment Living

Even if you decide to go out for Valentine’s Day, decorate your apartment to create a romantic and relaxing place to walk into when you get home. Use rose petals, red pillows, flowers, pre-made decorations or homemade decorations. Decorate the Bedroom Add several red and pink throw pillows to the bed. This looks great if you have a black bedspread. Form a heart out of rose petals on the space that is not occupied by…

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On a Budget? Spend Valentine’s Day in Your Apartment in Albany

Posted in Holiday, News & Updates

If you’d rather not break your budget, you can still have a great Valentine’s Day at home, in your apartment in Albany. Make your own decorations or pick up some Valentine’s Day décor at a discount store. If you have children, this is a great time to get them involved with making holiday decorations that you can save for years to remember the fun you had. Decoration Ideas Using cheap construction paper, cut out hearts…

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New Year’s Resolution & Organization Tips for Your Menands NY Apartment

Posted in Holiday, News & Updates

No matter how spacious your apartment, there is always at least one corner or closet or desk or pile of magazines where the space isn’t being used so wisely or could stand to be, well, a little more organized. (Don’t look at me like that – I’ve heard about your secret Pinterest boards.) With your loft-style apartments, clever organization is more important than ever because there’s so much exposed space. We’ve come up with some…

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How to Host a Successful Holiday Dinner in Your Apartment in Albany

Posted in Albany, New York, Holiday

The holidays are here and with the decorations and festive cheer come holiday parties and dinners. If it’s your turn to host family dinner, or you just want to invite a few friends over for a holiday dinner party at your apartment in Albany, we have some tips and tricks to make the most of your space (…and not annoy the neighbors)! 1. Plan a finger-food buffet and serve from your kitchen bar Chances are…

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