Payments will be accepted at Albany Utilities UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
In response to the COVID-19 virus, the Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED) will collect all rental payments at Albany Utilities located at 401 Pine Avenue. Please use the dropbox off of Jefferson Street only. Tenants must continue to make rental payments in this manner until further notice.
Tenants must make payments by check or money order only (NO CASH) using the RED envelope provided at the Jefferson Street dropbox. Tenants will need to write DCED RENT PAYMENT on the envelope. Please do not use the dropbox in the drive-thru because DCED will not receive the payment.
For more information or questions, feel free to contact Tamaraie Harvey at 229.302.1252 or Charliesa Fisher at 229.302.1242.
The City of Albany, Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED) administers a Rental Program which provides safe, quality, and sanitary housing to qualified households. The City has over 185 units within its rental inventory to include single-family housing units, duplexes, and four apartment complexes - Broadway Court, Villas at Broadway, Windsor Arms, and Jefferson Place.
Prospective tenants should contact the Property Management Specialist, Charliesa Fisher at 229-483-7694 or firstname.lastname@example.org There is a non-refundable $50.00 application processing fee. Priority will be given to those persons who meet the following criteria:
- Employed, Income-eligible
- Elderly (62 Years or Older - Per HUD Federal Definition)
- Homeless (Per HUD Federal Definition)
- Disabled Persons With the Capacity to Live Independently
- Persons Certified as Eligible for Section 8 Rental Assistance
DCED is now utilizing an online property management system called Propertyware to effectively manage all rental related payments and service requests for rental housing and MBEC suites. Beginning November 1, 2013, current tenants may view information regarding their rental account, make service requests, and communicate with rental staff by accessing their account through the Tenant Portal Access link below. Current tenants that have not submitted an email address to the Property Manager must do so prior to accessing their account. You must create your account with the email address that you have submitted to DCED.
Should you have any questions, comments or complaints regarding the City’s Rental Program, please contact Ciceli Vaughn-Brown, Community Development Manager, Housing Division at 229-483-7658 or email@example.com.