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Latham in Colonie, NY

Old latham water towerFar enough from the bustling city of Albany to enjoy a peaceful suburban lifestyle, but close enough to live the excitement of a big city for a while, Latham is perfectly situated for anyone who likes to visit the big city, but also value peace and quiet. Latham is also well-known for the quality of its schooling system, making the area a great place to raise a family.

Real Estate in Latham

The cozy hamlet of Latham is home to typical suburban housing and spacing, with range from Capes to Victorians, and areas with houses in close contact for a neighborly feel and other areas with large yards and tree barriers for a sense of privacy.

Commercial property is also available, especially on the well-traveled route of Troy Schenectady Road, where most Latham locals go to find everything they need.


Latham architecture varies by price and location, but is typical of most suburban cities. A-frames, Capes, Victorians and Tudors are popular in the area.


The hamlet of Latham is near Albany Airport, close to Crossgates Mall, and is home to the Latham Circle Mall, one of the oldest indoor shopping areas in the U.S. It is almost exactly due north of Albany, and is located in the town of Colonie.

For more information, visit the Town of Colonie website (includes Latham).

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