The ability to live well today without impacting the future. It’s finally here. A luxurious apartment community that is in harmony with environment and includes the latest technology.

It’s called Solara Luxury Apartments.  Welcome home.   


Solara is a state-of-the-art, eco-friendly apartment community offering one and two bedroom luxury homes that feature “Luxury-One” pricing which includes all your housing costs.  Know your true cost of renting while offering the ease of one monthly payment.

Luxury Apartments for Rent in Schenectady, New York

You're exceptional, you  deserve to live that way.   


Solara is unlike any other apartment community, designed and constructed to serve the most thoughtful and discerning residents, those looking  beyond the ordinary.   


A Solara resident is environmentally conscious, has a desire for luxury  and state-of-the-art high-tech conveniences. Up until now no community that could serve all those needs existed.  Solara changes all of that. 


Make a difference. 

Feel good about your ability to live well today without impacting the future. Choosing where to live has a huge impact on the environment and the defining crisis of our time, climate change.   


Solara is not only energy-efficient but is a “net zero” community.  A net zero community meets 100% of its energy through on-site solar power.  


You leave virtually no carbon footprint living at Solara.  Future generations will thank you. 


You deserve the finer things.   


Solara provides luxurious interior finishes and features such as quartz countertops, slate stainless-steel appliances, hardwood style flooring throughout, smart-home technology, high-speed fiber internet, DISHTV, full-sized in-unit laundry, walk-in closets, private apartment decks, package  delivery room, bike storage, elevators and covered parking  to name a few. 


You deserve convenience.   


Solara residents enjoy Luxury-One” pricing that includes all

your housing costs.  One payment. No extra fees. No month to month fluctuation.  Luxury-One pricing covers rent, heat, air-conditioning, electric, water and sewer,  high-speed internet, DISHTV,  smart home technology, covered parking, electric-vehicle charging stations and more.  It’s a long list all covered by one monthly payment.   


No need to call.  No need to stop by the Leasing Office.   

We understand that our residents lead a full-life so we provide a private online web portal, and app, where rental payments and maintenance requests can be effortlessly transmitted.   


Solara offers Smart Home technology which adds an additional level of convenience with smart locks, lights and outlets and any other devices you wish to add.  In addition, every building includes an automated package delivery room.


You deserve comfort and clean air.  


The buildings at Solara are the most energy efficient and advanced apartments ever built, featuring superior, draft-free construction and unmatched indoor air quality.  Each apartment is served by a dedicated fresh-air ventilation system that provides a continuous stream of filtered fresh air into your home and continuously regulates and monitors temperature, humidity and air quality.  This combined with the use of low VOC finishes offers superior indoor air quality.  Every apartment at Solara meets strict requirements of EPA's Indoor Air Plus program.


You deserve to live with your furry friends.  


Solara is not only pet friendly but pet passionate.  We know that your pets are an important part of the family. We accept cats and dogs of all sizes.  Additional deposits and fees may apply.  


You deserve a convenient location.   


Solara is only minutes away from driving onto I-890, I-90, and I-88, and it's just less than 5 minutes from Downtown Schenectady where entertainment abounds! 


  • Proctor's Theater

  • Rivers Casino

  • Mohawk Harbor

  • Bowtie Theater

  • Many eclectic shops on Jay Street

  • And many more new gourmet restaurants, wine bars, and breweries.  


Connect with nature less than 5 minutes away with the Mohawk-Hudson Bike Trail, Plotter Kill Preserve, Mohawk Harbor and Freedom Park.  


Go and experience the Capital Region...  


All in your backyard!  

Are you ready to experience exceptional apartment living? 

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Tel: (518) 207-5836   Ext. 800



 291 N Thompson St

 Schenectady, NY  12306


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