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TAP, Inc.

518-274-3050

210 River Street, Troy NY 12180

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TAP works with organizations and local businesses throughout the community.
We team up with like-minded groups in order to serve you in the best possible way.
Please use any of the links below to our partners in order to meet your needs.

 

New York State Homes and Community Renewal

Statewide Housing Resource

Homes and Community Renewal is responsible for the supervision, maintenance, and development of affordable low-and moderate-income housing in New York State. HCR performs a number of activities in fulfillment of this mission, including oversight and regulation of the State's public and publically assisted rental housing; administration of the State's rent regulations and protection of rent regulated tenants; and administration of housing development and community preservation programs, including State and Federal grants and loans to housing developers to finance construction and renovation of affordable housing.

National Register of Historic Places

The National Parks Service

The National Register of Historic Places is the official list of the Nation's historic places worthy of preservation. Authorized by the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, the National Park Service's National Register of Historic Places is part of a national program to coordinate and support public and private efforts to identify, evaluate, and protect America's historic and archeological resources.

Historic Albany Foundation

Capital District Historic Places Organization

Historic Albany Foundation is a private, not-for-profit membership organization established in 1974.  HAF has fulfilled its mandate through public education, promotion and membership, provision of design and technical assistance, community projects, advocacy for endangered buildings, publications, tours, lectures and operation of an architectural parts warehouse. It preserves and protects buildings that have architectural, historic or civic value, by providing technical assistance, education, and advocacy.

National Trust for Historic Preservation

Protection of Significant Places and Structures

The National Trust for Historic Preservation, a privately funded nonprofit organization, works to save America's historic places. It protects significant places representing our diverse cultural experience by taking direct action and inspiring broad public support.

TRIP, Inc. & RCHR

Troy Rehabilitation and Improvement Program/ Rensselaer County Housing Resources

The Troy Rehabilitation and Improvement Program (TRIP), Inc. was created in 1968 to assist low- and moderate-income families in Troy achieve the dream of home ownership.  It expanded over the years to meet the growing housing needs of area residents.  Today TRIP is a comprehensive community development not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization with a mission of connecting individuals and families with resources and knowledge to live in desirable homes and create vibrant sustainable communities.”  TRIP embodies its mission through providing quality affordable rental units, engaging in community-building and developing resident leaders, and promoting successful and sustainable home ownership.

Breathing Lights

Bloomberg Philanthropies Public Art Challenge Winner

Breathing Lights was a winner of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Public Art Challenge which engages mayors to collaborate with artists on developing innovative public art projects that enrich communities and attract visitors. This unprecedented, multi-city installation will transform public streets into an evocative experience and provide a platform to reinvigorate partners around the Capital Region’s most visible symptom of decades of disinvestment.

City of Troy, Troy, NY

General Services

Find information on the City of Troy's upcoming events, visitor and resident information, tax information and building department contacts. City forms and resources can be found on the website, and contacts for your local officials to help you with your needs from the municipality.

Affordable Housing Partnership, AHP

Community Revitalization Organization

The Preservation League of New York State invests in people and projects that champion the essential role of preservation in community revitalization, sustainable economic growth, and the protection of our historic buildings and landscapes. We lead advocacy, economic development, and education programs all across the state.

Preservation League of New York State

Community Revitalization Organization

The Preservation League of New York State invests in people and projects that champion the essential role of preservation in community revitalization, sustainable economic growth, and the protection of our historic buildings and landscapes. We lead advocacy, economic development, and education programs all across the state.

Rensselaer County Historical Society

Local History Organization

The Rensselaer County Historical Society and Museum is a dynamic not-for-profit educational organization established in 1927 to connect local history and heritage with contemporary life. They enrich the present and advocate for the future by bringing the region’s past to life, recognizing every face and every story. In pursuit of this mission, they collect, preserve, study, interpret and make accessible a broad variety of objects and documents, and conduct educational programs to inspire public enthusiasm for the past.

United Tenants of Albany

Improving Housing Conditions

The mission of UTA is to protect tenants’ rights for safe, decent and affordable housing, with special emphases on those who have the greatest need or who experience the most severe problems and to promote the development and preservation of more affordable housing.

Legal Aid Society of Northeastern NY

Legal Services

The Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York provides effective, free civil legal services and education to and advocacy for people with low income or other barriers to accessing the legal system.  We secure basic needs,protect and preserve legal rights, provide equal access to justice and seek fairness and dignity for our clients.

Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region

Funding Partner, Training and Assistance Programs

The Community Loan Fund of the Capital Region is a non-profit community development financial institution serving the Capital Region of New York State including Albany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren & Washington Counties. Incorporated in 1985, their mission is to promote sustainable community development efforts for economically underserved people and communities.

SONYMA First Time Home Buyer's Assistance

Grant Programs and Down Payment Assistance

The State of New York Mortgage Agency (SONYMA) provides mortgage programs to assist first-time homebuyers with the purchase of a home in New York State. SONYMA's five mortgage programs feature competitive interest rates, low down payment requirements, flexible underwriting guidelines, no prepayment penalties and down payment assistance. Each of these features is designed to make your home purchase more affordable. All SONYMA loans are financed through the sale of tax exempt bonds.

A Comprehensive Guide to Securing Your Home

Advice from Public Safety Experts

Home security is an important topic to address because burglaries happen on a regular basis due to neglect from homeowners and renters. To prevent break-ins, people have to become familiar with ways on protecting their homes and be aware of the tips on how to deal and report a crime to the police if they get in such a situation. By controlling access, providing visibility, and maintaining your property, you are not only protecting your belongings and home, but also yourself and your family.

A First Time Home Buyer's Guide: What You Need to Know

The Simple Dollar

This comprehensive guide full of information you need to find the house of your dreams. Simple Dollar breaks down everything from defining what a mortgage is to looking into homeowners insurance all the way up to the day you finally sign. This guide helps you find a home you can call your own by providing you with all the information you need to make an informed decision.

A Guide to Hiring an Asbestos Abatement Company

Asbestos.com

Hiring an asbestos abatement company, and not doing it yourself, is the wisest and safest decision when it comes to removing asbestos from any residential, commercial or public building. Asbestos abatement companies will properly test for the toxic mineral, follow strict regulations and processes, and carry the right abatement removal equipment to keep them, others and you safe from exposure.

A Veteran in need of Assistance 

Free Grants For Veterans

A Website that helps low income veterans with finding free grants. These grants help veterans with rent, housing, education, medical bills, and utility bills.

 
Client List

In addition to our private clients, TAP has provided services to the organizations and institutions below.

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