SCHENECTADY The city's monthly open house will run today , beginning with a news conference at 10:30 a.m. at City Hall.
Mayor Gary McCarthy will explain the city's plans for renovating properties and release the list of properties recently taken by the city in tax foreclosures. Some of those properties are already available for sale, while others will be listed while contractors renovate them.
Buyers can purchase the houses during renovations and then have a say in how their house gets rebuilt.
Owners selling houses will hold open houses until 4 p.m. Vendors, including bankers and real estate brokers, will be available at City Hall until 2 p.m.