News & Updates From The Albany Lofts at One Broadway

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

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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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Winter Things to Do Near Our Albany Apartments

Posted in Albany, New York, Events, Seasonal

Yes, winters in Upstate NY are cold, snowy and sometimes long, but rather than hibernate, why not embrace the weather this time of year? Here are just a few of our favorite activities and things to do near our Albany apartments this winter. Albany Chef’s Food & Wine Festival Attend the northeast’s premier culinary event January 17-19, 2019 at the Empire State Plaza. The Albany Chef’s Food & Wine Festival is a 3-day event to…

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Tips for Moving to an Apartment in Albany During the Winter Months

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Moving to Albany this winter? The Capital region’s cold winter temperatures and inclement snow can add minor complications to the moving process. Luckily, the Albany area is a beautiful time to move regardless the season, and with a few minor adjustments, you can master the winter move. Here are our top five tips to making sure your winter move into an apartment in Albany is a breeze! Protect Your New Floors Before you or your…

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How to Stay Warm in Your Albany Apartment this Winter

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As temperatures start dropping in the Capital region, it’s time to start thinking about those chilly winters ahead! If you’re new to the Albany area, the frigid temperatures of our Upstate New York winters may come as quite a shock to you. If you’re looking for an alternative to cranking up the heat in your apartment to save on your utility bill, here are seven ways us locals have learned to beat the cold and…

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Spending Time in Your Albany, NY Apartment During Winter? Here’s How to Beat the Blahs

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

Winter in the Albany, NY, area can be a long, cold season, prompting many residents to spend a good deal of time indoors. As the season wears on, filling all those indoor hours with activity can become quite a challenge. So, if you’re not out skiing, snowmobiling and ice fishing, and are spending those winter hours indoors, despair not; there are plenty of ways to make good use of that time, and keep your sanity,…

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5 Fall Inspired Decorating Ideas for Your Albany, NY Apartment

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With the start of school coming soon, you can almost smell the pumpkin spice in the air. There’s something about fall in Albany that is comforting, cozy, and warm. Show your fall spirit and make your Albany, NY apartment feel inviting with these five fall inspired apartment decorating ideas. Fall Foliage and Gourds Centerpiece Create a simple, natural centerpiece by combining fiery fall leaves with miniature gourds in all kinds of fun sizes and shapes….

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Summer Fun Near Your Albany Apartment

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

Have you recently moved into an Albany apartment at Albany Lofts at One Broadway? Congrats! Our location in Menands, NY is full of fun and exciting summer activities. Whether you are into outdoor adventures, fine dining, music, or family-friendly activities, the Capital District offers something for everyone. For the Outdoorsmen Your Albany apartment is just a short drive away from endless outdoor activities. Enjoy boating, fishing, or kayaking on one of the local lakes and…

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5 Spring Inspired Decorating Ideas for Your Apartment in Albany NY

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Living in the Northeast, it sometimes feels like spring will never come.  Cold, gray days leave us all longing for some much needed sunshine and vitamin D. Unfortunately, we can’t change the weather outside, but your apartment doesn’t have to remain devoid of warmth and color, too! Try some of these spring inspired decorating ideas to refresh your apartment in Albany NY and help brighten your mood. Spring Apartment Makeover Flowers Nothing says spring like…

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7 Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Albany Apartment

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Store Away Winter Bulky winter clothes take up a lot of space, so switch out your wardrobe and move those chunky sweaters and winter coats into storage. This goes for your linens, too.  Exchange your sofa’s flannel throw for a chenille one, and change out heavy winter comforters for lighter-weight blankets and sheets. Bonus: Flip your mattress. Dust, Mop & Vacuum Even if you do these things as part of your regular cleaning routine, now…

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Winter Outdoor Activities Near Your Albany NY Apt

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

How to Be Outdoorsy While Living in an Apartment Of course, Albany NY and the entire Capital Region are ideally located for day trips to the cities of Boston, Manhattan, and even Montreal while nearby lakes and hiking trails make for perfect summer afternoon destinations, but what is there to do in the winter? Well, those same mountain lakes and hiking trails are also winter outdoor sports destinations. Whether you want to stay within an…

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