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279 Lark Street
Albany, New York 12210



MLS#: 201831596
Property Type: 2 Family
County: Albany
School District: Albany
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3
Halfbaths: 0

Property Notes

Well maintained two family townhouse in Albany's lively Lark Street historic neighborhood! This building can be used as a great income producer or be "owner occupied" with an income apartment. Past owners have lived in the upgraded second/third floor apartment which features a spacious living room with a decorative fireplace mantle and exposed brick walls, an eat-in kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops, a formal dining area and a master suite with full bath and laundry. With these amenities and the added bonus of having 2 off-street parking spaces, this is city living at it's best for you and/or your tenant(s)!!


East on Washington Avenue to Lark Street. Right on Lark to #279 which is on the right between Hudson Avenue and Hamilton Street.


  • Excellent condition
  • ~2,052 square feet of living space
  • Age: ~ 136 years old (built in 1883)
  • Owner pays for heat, hot water, cooking gas, water/sewer, trash and snow removal
  • Tenants pay own electric
  • First floor apartment: 2 bedrooms/1 bath with easy access to yard and off-street parking
  • Second/third floor apartment: 2 bedrooms/2 baths/laundry
  • First floor appliances: Full-sized refrigerator, range and dishwasher
  • Second floor appliances: Full-sized refrigerator, range, dishwasher, disposal and washer/dryer
  • Rental Income - First floor apartment - $1,195/month & Second floor apartment - $1,475/month
  • Apartment Availability - First floor apartment - 12/1/19 & Second floor apartment - 8/1/20
  • Heat: Radiators. Gas fired hot water boiler
  • Hot Water: Gas fired
  • Plumbing: Updated
  • Electrical: Updated
  • Water/Sewer: Public
  • Exterior: Brick & clapboard
  • Roof: Asphalt shingles, rubber & metal
  • Basement: Full with inside and outside access for storage
  • Parking: 2 cars (Spaces are deeded with property)
  • Lot Size: 33.3' X 60'
  • Taxes (as of 8/30/19)( based on Assessed Value of $223,000) - $8,987.32 (Property - $3,218.53, Lark Street Bid Special Assessment - $624.40 & School - $5,144.39 w/o STAR exemption)