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Cheap Apartments for Rent in Albany, NY
96 Rentals Available

Apartments Under $900

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    385 Morris Street, Albany, NY 12208
    Studio $800
    1 BED $925+
    2 BEDS $1,250
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    27 Dove Street, Albany, NY 12210
    Studio $1,025
    1 BED $800+
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    2 First Street, Troy, NY 12180
    Studio $829
    1 BED $934
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    26 Dana Ave, Albany, NY 12208
    Studio $950
    1 BED $850
    2 BEDS $1,050
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    27 Stanwix Street (Delaware), Albany, NY 12209
    1 BED $850
    2 BEDS $1,200+
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Apartments Under $1,000

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    256 State Street, Albany, NY 12210
    Studio $900+
    1 BED $1,050+
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    142 Morton Avenue, Albany, NY 12202
    Studio $930
    1 BED $990
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    6 South Lake, Albany, NY 12203
    Studio $950+
    1 BED $1,075+
    2+ BEDS $1,100+
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    31 Stanwix (Delaware), Albany, NY 12209
    Studio $975
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    59-61 North Pearl Street, Albany, NY 12210
    Studio $985
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    1379 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12206
    Studio $985+
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Apartments Under $1,100

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    363 State Street, Albany, NY 12210
    Studio $1,000
    1 BED $1,200
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    400 Delaware Avenue, Albany, NY 12209
    Studio $1,000
    1 BED $1,000+
    2 BEDS $1,200+
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    88 Willett Street, Albany, NY 12210
    Studio $1,015
    1 BED $1,125
    2+ BEDS $1,280
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    359 State Street, Albany, NY 12210
    Studio $1,075
    1 BED $1,300
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    175 Jay Street, Albany, NY 12210
    Studio $1,090
    1 BED $1,160+
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    25 Morrison Avenue, Troy, NY 12180
    1 BED $1,095
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Apartments Under $1,200

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    1 Bleecker Terrace, Albany, NY 12206
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    20 Eastview Drive, Watervliet, NY 12189
    Studio $1,190+
    1 BED $1,127+
    2 BEDS $1,362+

Apartments Under $1,300

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    21 Erie Boulevard, Albany, NY 12204
    1 BED $1,225
    2 BEDS $2,195
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    121 Columbia Gardens, Cohoes, NY 12047
    1 BED $1,228+
    2 BEDS $1,452+
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    121 Columbia Gardens, Cohoes, NY 12047
    1 BED $1,228+
    2 BEDS $1,452+
    3 BEDS $1,850+

Apartments Under $1,400

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    17 State Street, Troy, NY 12180
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    2+ BEDS $1,340
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    361 State Street, Albany, NY 12210
    1 BED $1,400
    3 BEDS $2,550
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    49 Sheridan Avenue, Albany, NY 12210
    1 BED $1,600
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Getting around in Albany, NY

56 /100
Somewhat Walkable
49 /100
Some Transit
67 /100
Bikeable
Walk Score®: 56, Transit Score®: 49, Bike Score®: 67

Frequently asked questions

What is the price of a cheap apartment in Albany, NY?

The price range of a cheap apartment is between $850 and $2,195. Find cheap apartments in Albany, NY.

How many cheap rentals are available in Albany, NY on RentCafe?

There are 75 cheap rentals available on RentCafe. Prices and availability in Albany, NY were last updated on 23 Feb 2024.

What is the average size of a cheap apartment in Albany, NY?

The average Albany, NY cheap apartment size is 279 sq. ft.

What are the advantages of renting a cheap apartment in Albany, NY?

Cheap apartments in Albany, NY are usually less expensive, smaller, and easier to maintain. They also come with lower utility costs.

What are the downsides of renting a cheap apartment in Albany, NY?

A cheap apartment in Albany, NY offers little storage space and fewer amenities compared to other apartments. You might be interested in studio apartments, 1 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom apartments or 3 bedroom apartments, or browse all RentCafe apartments for rent in Albany, NY.

Renting a cheap apartment in Albany, NY

New York’s state capital, one of the first New World settlements in 1614, has twice been voted an All-America City and is currently on an upswing of redevelopment. Nanotechnology jobs and the continued presence of state education, government and health care are among the major employment sectors. The Albany Plan revitalized the city’s downtown area. Lakes, streams, rolling hills and the Hudson River are notable features. Dozens of unique neighborhoods ranging from urban revitalization housing downtown to more suburban living on the outskirts of the city give the Albany renter lots of choices.

Look for cheap apartments near me

Finding the right apartment as far as size and location go is one aspect of apartment searching, but making sure that it provides all that you need within a reasonable price is another. On RentCafe, you can search for cheap apartments near you and ensure that you find one that suites your needs. Worried the neighborhood or city you are looking to move to is known to have higher rents? You can browse our listings and find the cheap apartments in any location, whether you are looking at a specific neighborhood, ZIP code, or city.

The perfect apartment for you is out there, either near you or anywhere in the U.S. that you are looking to move to. So, let's find the one that satisfies your wants and needs, but that also comes at an affordable price.

Looking for a cheap apartment for rent in Albany, NY? With RentCafe, finding an affordable apartment in Albany, NY has never been easier. We feature 31 low-priced rentals directly from property managers, with rents lower than the Albany, NY average. What is a cheap rent in Albany, NY? The average apartment rent in Albany is $1,615 per month so any rental south of $1,292 would be considered cheap here. On RentCafe, Albany, NY rents go as low as $959/mo.

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