Saratoga County is a vibrant county north of Albany and heir to a history of tourism, recreation and horse racing.The name is a corruption of an Indian word “sah-rah-ka” or “Sarach-togue,” that means “the hill beside the river. In recent years it has seen an influx of well to do retirees, drawn by the chic atmosphere of the City of Saratoga and the growing tech industries to the South. Many luxury homes are available in the city, outside the city and in surrounding areas. Horse farms are, of course, very popular.
More than most regions of the country, Saratoga County is the beneficiary of major capital investment, strong and vibrant communities, and a diverse economy that provides opportunities in tourism, agriculture, and technology. Saratoga County is an established brand. In addition to being a thriving tourist destination, Saratoga has established itself as a high tech Mecca, due in large measure to the presence of Global Foundries. Saratoga County also boasts some of the highest incomes in the state and has consistently outperformed the region.
Most commercial properties are bought either to house a business or to obtain rental income. Like residential properties, commercial properties range in size from small to huge and from single use to multiple units. Like residential investors, commercial investors prefer to have several units to spread the risk that the facility will be vacant for an extended period. If one tenant leaves the others remain
The value of commercial real estate is affected by a range of factors, including general business climate and location. Location for retail is in large part determined by the traffic flow and the proximity of other businesses that attract consumers. Location for industrial property is dependent upon availability of water, sewer, work force and transportation. Nowadays many businesses choose a location based upon tax considerations and the willingness of local governments to add incentives such as tax abatements for providing local jobs
You will see properties listed by a range of agents from a range of real estate companies. Call the agent directly or if you prefer call our 800 number for immediate assistance. We have agents particularly well versed in the sale and acquisition of commercial properties.
Displayed below are our newest commercial properties. If you select the price search you will see listings displayed with the higher priced properties first. In addition to our listings here you may want to consult the MLS (multiple list system) listings. To search the listings of our MLS (multiple list system) Partners click on the appropriate links in the left margin of this page. To search the listings of our MLS Partners click on the appropriate links in the left margin of this page. Try first the Greater Capital Region MLS. Searching these MLS systems directly is far superior to using general search sites such as Trulia, Zillow, and Realtor.com, or sites maintained by brokers such as Weichert, Coldwell Banker or Century 21.
By going to the multiple list systems directly you get the most detailed and up-to-date information available in that specific area. Then call us with listing numbers. We can provide you with additional information about specific listings and arrange to show you any listing in these different MLS systems. We are members of all of them – a true Regional Broker.
If you have already contracted with an exclusive listing or buying agent that agent will be responsible for advising you and assisting in the negotiation of the sale. While Sellers are almost always represented by an exclusive agent, the trend toward Buyers retaining an exclusive agent is relatively new in New York State. For more information call 800-398-8802.