FAQ's About our
Albany Apartments for Rent

Find answers to commonly asked questions about our Downtown Albany Apartments for rent, including application requirements, lease terms, security deposits, and more. Don’t see your question listed below? Contact us, or call 518.407.0020 to speak with the management office.

 

Lease:

What are the requirements to lease an apartment?

To lease an apartment at Abraxas at 90 State Street, we require a minimum credit score of 600 and a gross monthly income of three times your monthly rent. We also run a criminal background check on all applicants.

Do you require renters insurance?

Yes, renters insurance is required.

How long are your apartment lease terms?

Our standard leases are for one year. We will do short term leases – there is an additional fee of $300 per month for 3-month leases and an additional fee of $200 per month for a 6-month lease.

What if I need to break my lease?

If a situation arises where you have to break your lease, we have a buyout clause.

How much notice do you require to end my lease?

We require a 60-day notice to end leases.

Do you allow sub-leasing?

Yes, we do allow sub-leasing, but it must meet our requirements.

Do you allow co-signers?

Yes, we allow co-signers.

Do you accept Section 8 or other housing vouchers?

We accept all forms of income, but income qualifications still apply.

Do you have furnished apartments in Albany?

Yes, we offer furnished apartment options. Please inquire for more details.

Are utilities included in the lease?

The utilities included in the lease are high-speed internet, heat, air conditioning, water, trash, and sewer.

Are long-term guests allowed? 

Long-term guests are allowed depending on how long they will stay. A background check may need to be done for anyone over the age of 18 living in the apartment.

 

Rent & Finances:

How much is the application fee?

The application fee is $20 per person.

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How much is the security deposit?

Our required security deposit is the equivalent of one month’s rent.

Do you require a credit check?

Yes, we do credit checks.

Do you have an income requirement?

The income requirement is that your monthly rent cannot exceed 30% of your gross monthly income.

Can I pay rent online?

Yes, you can pay your rent online via ACH or Credit Card. There is also an auto-pay option.

When is rent due and what is the penalty for late payment?

Rent is due on the 1st of the month and is considered late if not paid by close of business on the 5th of the month. There is a $50 late fee.

 

Utilities & Amenities:

What if something goes wrong after hours?

If you have a problem after hours, we have a 24-hour emergency maintenance line.

How are maintenance issues handled?

We have a Tenant Portal for maintenance requests – or 24-hour emergency maintenance.

Are pets allowed?

Abraxas at 90 State Street is a pet-friendly apartment building. We accept up to 2 pets per apartment. There is a $500 non-refundable fee for dogs and $40 monthly pet rent, and a $250 non-refundable fee for cats, and $25 monthly pet rent.

What amenities are included?
Amenities include our 24-hour fitness center, resident lounge, parking garage, on-site retail, and more.

What school district are you in?

We are in the Albany school district.

Do you offer on-site storage?

Yes, there is on-site storage.

Do you allow smoking?

This is a non-smoking building. You must be 50 feet from the building to smoke.

Is there laundry on-site? In unit?
Yes, our apartments come equipped with an in-unit washer and dryer.

Is there covered parking/off-street parking?
Yes, we have a covered parking garage. We provide one spot per apartment.

What is building security like?
Security features include key fob entry and intercom systems.

 

Do you offer tours?
Yes! Schedule a tour online to learn more about our luxury apartments in Albany NY, or call (518) 407-0020.

 

Contact us if you have any further questions about our Albany Apartments for rent.