Available Rental Housing
The housing list below is created to assist academic appointees with temporary housing needs, especially visitors, new appointees, and those taking leaves of absence. This listing is solely for property for rent, not for sale. Other rental options are available through IU Real Estate.
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All Available Rental Housing
Spacious 3 bedroom, one bath ground floor apartment for rent located on the West side of the campus (4th and Dunn Street). The home includes gas heat, central AC, dishwasher, washer/dryer, trash removal and parking. The property will be available August 13, 2014 through July 31, 2015. Pets are not allowed. For more information and/or to schedule a property tour please contact IU Real Estate.
One bedroom furnished apartment: full kitchen, large living room, bedroom and bathroom. All utilities included; wireless internet. 3.5 miles south east of IU campus. Off-street parking. No smoking; no pets. Available August.
Contact Person: Dan
Furnished studio apartment for rent- 8 miles east of campus adjacent to Morgan Monroe State Forest. 1 year or 10-month lease available (August 1, 2014 through July 30, 2015). Quiet setting, separate from owners’ house. Pond on the property and collective gardening space available. The apartment is fully furnished with bed, dresser, small television, kitchen table/chairs, standard kitchen appliances, washer/dryer, and ample closet space. Water, electric, and gas are included. Newly renovated.
Rent: $550 for 12-month lease / $650 for 10-month lease (includes all utilities and is fully furnished)
Contact Person: James Farmer
Three-bedroom apartment of Crescent Park, located just off east 10th street, next to Woodbridge Postal. Available August 15th. It's 10 minutes to campus and near the bus station, 3 minutes walk to bus stop of number 6, 3 and 8, 7 minutes walk to Marsh supermarket, 10 minutes to College Mall, restaurant and bank, free parking lot, laundry facilities available in the apartment, big living, kitchen and two full bathrooms. Great school district: University School and Tri-North middle school. If interest, please email me. Photos available upon request.
Rent: $1000/mo. plus utilities (water and electricity)
Rental unit at Stella Ridge. This townhouse is located 10 minutes away from Indiana University in Stella Drive. It has 3 bedrooms and, 2 1/2 baths and basement. The town house is in a great location southeast, near campus, College Mall, and excellent Binford/Rogers Elementary district. Nicely decorated in neutral colors with lots of upgrades. Lawn and garden care included. Available for occupancy in August 15. Very attractive! The unit comes with stove, washer, dryer, dishwasher, microwave, and garbage disposal.
Rent: $1,200/mo. plus one month's rent deposit required.
Contact Person: Manuel Diaz-Campos
Immediate availability. Move-in condition 2 bedroom 1.5 bath townhouse (Oaklawn Park Townhouse - Unit 3424). This condo is on the bus line and conveniently located close to IU campus, college mall, Binford/Rodgers Elementary District and east side shopping. Home is complete with a spacious eat-in kitchen with maple cabinets, breakfast bar and all appliances. Lots of upgrades: washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave, deck, and garbage disposal. The upper level features both bedrooms with large closets and a full bath with double sinks.
Rent: $850/mo., plus utilities. One month's rent deposit required.
Contact Person: Manuel Diaz-Campos
Phone: 812-361-9147, 812-360-5603
Almost new condo in Stella Ridge for rent available on August 15, 2014 or sooner. The lease is 12 months and can be renewed on a yearly base. It is off South Smith road on Cobble Creek Circle Dr. The condo has two stories with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bath rooms. It has new carpet, new dishwasher, and almost new washer/dryer, central heating and air conditioning. School district: University School and Tri-North Middle School. If interest, please email me. Photos available upon request.
Rent: $1100/mo. plus utilities (water and electricity)
Share a 1100 sq. ft. light-filled unfurnished bungalow (3 bedrooms/2 baths) located at 1022 W. 8th Street (NE corner of 8th and Elm St.). Well insulated. Five-burner stove with griddle; fridge, washer and dryer. Ten minute walk to downtown, 10 minute bike to campus. Quiet neighborhood. Available now thru August 14th, summer sublet with two guys. Aesthetically pleasing (cream colored house with turquoise trim), large windows, high ceilings, and 4 ceiling fans. Baths: 1 has a deep tub and 1 with shower. Large covered porch – bring a table outside and dine. Great location – convenient to everything! West from Rogers St. six blocks on 8th Street. Huge yard – front, side and back. Room for garden. Great privacy, quiet street and nice neighbors. No pets. Please call between 7:30am – 10pm. See URL for pictures.
Rent: $323.34/mo. plus shared utilities and $323.34 deposit (1 month's rent)
Contact Person: Cynthia & Geoff Brown
Phone: 812-339-5599, 812-361-8317
Available December 2014 for Short or Long Term Lease: Furnished private spacious master suite in residence with separate (outside) entrance. Includes walk-in closet, south facing windows with garden view, hardwood floors, ceiling fan, architectural moldings and private bath. Adjacent shared kitchen, dining area, and private garden. Located in quiet SE neighborhood near 2 city trails. Washer/Dryer Included. 20 min. bike commute to campus. Feline friendly home. No smoking. Available to graduate student or post doc; female preferred. Deposit required. Photos at URL provided, more photos available by request.
Rent: $500/mo includes utilities and wireless internet access
Contact Person: Gina
Available Immediately (Summer 2014 through Fall 2015): 2 bedrooms available in 3 bedroom house on the east side of Bloomington close to campus and College Mall. Current tenant is a law student, looking for two roommates. The house is fully-furnished. Rooms have double beds, desk, desk chair, dresser, large closet, sunny window with view of garden, bed linens, towels, and just about anything else you would need. Great place for exchange students! Private bath available. Large fenced-in yard (pet-friendly w/ prior approval). House has been remodeled in the last year. Brand new teak hardwood floors throughout living area. Hardwood in bedrooms. Large fully-equipped kitchen with two refrigerators and dishwasher. Laundry room with washer and dryer. Two-car garage. Fire pit in backyard and large patio--perfect for entertaining. Cable and internet included, rest of utilities shared amongst tenants. Short-term leases available. See URL for pictures.
Available August 12, 2014 – May 30, 2015 (Dates are negotiable). IU English PhD student looking for a nonsmoking roommate to share my fully furnished condo. Oaklawn Park is a quiet complex that backs up onto a greenbelt with a walking trail. The #5 bus line goes from the covered bus stop at the entrance of the complex to campus in 10–15 minutes. #8 goes from complex to College Mall and shopping areas. Condo is 1250 square feet, 2 generous bedrooms with walk-in closets, 2 bathrooms upstairs, guest bathroom downstairs. It has new carpet upstairs and new wood floors and tile downstairs. Dishwasher, disposal, washer and dryer, microwave. The bedroom you would rent is fully furnished. This is ideal for a traveling scholar. My last two roommates have been Fulbright scholars, who would be happy to email with you about me and the condo.
Furnished one bedroom, own private bath, living room. Laundry room available. Walkout lower level condo with private entry in quiet neighborhood. Available immediately, per semester/year is preferred but a month to month lease is an option. Description: Walkout lower level condo w/ private entry in quiet neighborhood with spacious lower level 1 BR, 1 living room, private bath with shower, and shared separate laundry room. Large windows panes in living room with private entry into the gardened landscape. Very serene and quiet. Kitchen is shared on main level which includes necessary kitchen appliances and utensils. Tenant furnishes own linens. Quiet area and neighbors. Reserved parking for tenant. No smoking. Minutes from College Mall, grocery stores and University. Steps from Bloomington Transit line number 5. Located in South East neighborhood next to the city walking trail.
Rent: $500/mo. plus shared utilities and $300 security deposit required.
Contact Person: Donna
Available January 2015 for short or long term lease: Room in executive home just north of Bryan Park. House is a recently renovated 5 BR 3 BA (3,100 sq ft), with open floor plan, high ceilings, hardwood floors, and floor-to-ceiling windows. Main floor features drawing room, dining room, stunning kitchen with ample amenities and custom wet bar, office, guest room, and full bath. House is well appointed, with midcentury modern furnishings. Unbeatable location, just blocks south of the Elm Heights Bloomingfoods. Shared with two female doctoral students in their late twenties. Please see Craigslist listing for detailed information and pictures.
Contact Person: Melody
Four bedroom, 3 ½ bath home in a quiet, near west side neighborhood available August, 2014. Walk to campus, B-line trail, and downtown. Public transportation 2 blocks away. Total sq ft is 1680. New main level hardwood flooring, new carpeting in the bedrooms, fresh paint. Features a W/D, deck, gas stove, disposal, dishwasher, front porch, private patio and walk out basement and off street parking. Near west side location, 910 North Rogers. Rental permit is approved for a family or 3 unrelated adults. Yard care included with rent. Home was built in 1996 (no mold or toxic paint issues). No smoking inside.
Rent: $1200/month plus deposit and utilities. One year lease.
Contact Person: Terrie
Furnished one and a half bedroom home available for sublet May 28 - July 2 (or any days/weeks within this time period). Beautiful, very comfortable, fully furnished, and perfect for singles or couples. Hardwood floors, AC, washer/dryer/dishwasher, one bath, home office, wireless internet, and a lovely porch for sitting. Full bedroom with double bed, half bedroom with single bed. Off street parking if needed. Within walking distance to downtown and campus. In the (quiet and residential) Prospect Hill neighborhood, near the b-line trail on the West side of downtown. No smoking or pets please.
Rent: Available weekly for $225/week or monthly for $900/month, plus deposit (utilities included in rent)
Contact Person: Stephanie
My wife and I will be doing a short-term research fellowship away from campus this Fall, and are interested in listing our house for an incoming scholar/family in need. Our home is located at 3112 S. Forrester St. just three miles from campus, and less than a mile from Kroger and the College Mall in desirable Kensington Park. The home has 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, a dining room, and study. The entire house was extensively renovated over the past three years so everything is brand new, while the half acre private lot also has ample space to relax and play. If you have little ones, there is also a neighborhood park just two blocks away along with a frisbee golf course and the local YMCA. The house comes fully furnished. Pictures available upon request. Available August – December 2014.
Rent: $1,975/mo., including all utilities
Contact Person: Scott Shackelford
Phone: 812-369-1612 (call/text)
Available from June 27 - August 17, 2014 (approx. 7 weeks). Two bedrooms / two baths in a 1950s one-level ranch on 1.5 acres, located just north of Griffey Lake and 4 miles from downtown Bloomington. House includes a beautiful backyard/garden with a large deck, wi-fi, washer/dryer, elliptical, a fully-equipped kitchen, dining room, family room with TV, living room with wood-burning fireplace, and two-car garage. The area is a bird-watchers paradise; other wildlife include deer, rabbits and squirrels. Note: There is no public transportation nearby, so a car is necessary to get around. Price reduction possible for cat sitting. See photos on URL provided.
Rent: $1250/mo. (plus deposit) including utilities
Contact Person: Gabrielle Goodwin
Available for sublet from May 24 until September 1, 2014, beautiful furnished mid century modern house with 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The house features, central air, hard wood floors, large picture windows, limestone fireplace, mid century style kitchen with original cabinets and counters, newer appliances, new washer and dryer, 1 queen size bed in master, master bathroom with spa tub and separate shower, 1 bedroom with double bed and one with day bed, 1 bathroom with tub and shower, 1 bathroom with shower stall, office with file cabinets and tanker desk, cable wifi, front porch, rear patio, 2 car garage, and a large grassy yard. I will cover all utilities and a cleaning lady every other week, no pets, no smoking, 2 references and $1000 security deposit required. Interested parties, please contact me by email.
Contact Person: Peter
Available August 2014 to May 2015 (negotiable dates) beautiful warm house in great neighborhood, east of town, 12 minutes drive from campus, woods, , great gourmet kitchen, Steinway D, yard, big fence for dogs, nice furniture, large patio, fireplace, 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, laundry room, garage.
Rent: $1500/mo., plus utilities
Three bedroom / 2 bath house located at 1022 W. 8th St. (NE corner of 8th and Elm) with large yard on near westside available August 15, 2014 – August 14, 2015 (1 year lease). Aesthetically pleasing (cream colored house with turquoise trim) 1100 sq ft, light-filled unfurnished bungalow. Large windows and 4 ceiling fans. Great location – convenient to everything! Ten minute walk to downtown, 10 minute bike to campus. Quiet neighborhood. Gas heat, well insulated. Five-burner stove with griddle; fridge, washer and dryer. Living room and dining room have hardwood floors. Large covered porch – bring a table outside and dine. All bedrooms connect directly to a bathroom. Baths: 1 has a deep tub and 1 with shower. Huge yard – front, side and back. Room for garden. Lawn maintained for you. Great privacy, quiet street and nice neighbors. Please call between 7:30am – 10pm. See URL for pictures.
Rent: $999/mo. plus all utilities
Contact Person: Cynthia & Geoff Brown
Phone: 812-339-5599, 812-361-8317
House located at 526 S. Mitchell St. (3 br, 1 ½ ba) available for rent beginning August 1, 2014. No end date. Minimum 1-year lease. Charming 1941 cottage-style home includes an office, screened in-porch, upper-level deck, remodeled kitchen with custom Amish-made cabinets, updated bathrooms, and fenced-in backyard. Located at NW corner of 2nd and Mitchell Streets – 3 blocks from Jacobs School of Music.
Contact Person: Betsy Parrott
Family Home with HUGE Yard, Close to IU - Beautifully furnished, spacious, 3,000 square foot, 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home set in enormous, 1 acre, landscaped yard. Easy walk or bike to Indiana University campus, shopping, 2 parks, and elementary schools. Modern Kitchen with dishwasher, full basement with washer/dryer, and 2-car garage. Available early August and for lease by the semester or year. Pictures and complete details at URL provided.
Rent: $1,000/mo. (plus utilities) with a $1,000 security deposit.
Contact Person: Tilman Piedmont
Great bungalow available for rent for a 12-month lease beginning August 15th (negotiable). Two bedrooms (or one study, one bedroom), two baths, large kitchen with refrigerator and stove, great front porch, mud room with washer and dryer. Huge back yard with garden potential and storage shed. Located in the Near Westside historic Maple Heights neighborhood--safe and family oriented. Short walk or bike ride to downtown and campus; walking distance to B-Line Trail. Off street parking available. Renovations in progress now. Photos upon request.
Rent: $900/mo., plus utilities
Contact Person: Nancy Krueger
Distinctive, fully-furnished 4 bedroom/3 bath house available for Fall Semester, 2014. The house is 2200 square feet, with open living and dining rooms, family room, cook’s kitchen, 4 bedrooms, one of which is currently arranged as an office, and an attached garage. There are hardwood floors, huge windows, 2 balconies, mature trees, and private yard. Lawn care and snow removal are included. The house is an ideal family home in a great neighborhood in the Childs School district. Looking for responsible, non-smoking tenants. Email for pictures.
Rent: $1000/month plus deposit ($1000) and utilities. Semester lease.
Contact Person: Lee
Beautiful 5 bedroom, 2 bath home, just 5 blocks from IU campus, available August 15, 2014 for one-year lease, renewable by agreement. Newly-refinished hardwood floors; much new carpet; freshly painted. Kitchen has new gas range, dishwasher, garbage disposal, refrigerator. Extra upstairs kitchenette with cabinets, sink, and second refrigerator. Washer/dryer; central A/C. Covered patio; huge back yard suitable for gardening; off-street parking including carport. Superb school district (University Elementary, Tri-North Middle School, Bloomington High School North). A well-behaved pet or two is possible (back yard has high fence, perfect for dogs). Note: by Bloomington zoning ordinance, only 3 unrelated adults can live in the house (but kids aren't a problem – they aren't covered by the zoning ordinance). Photos on URL provided.
Rent: $1,950/mo., plus deposit
Contact Person: Doug Hanvey
Exquisitely Restored Classic Historic House: 2 bedrooms, living room, open dining/family room with quality full amenities kitchen and access to deck, beautiful upstairs study room, 1 ½ baths, French doors, solid hardwood oak floors, basement with W/D hook up, new central heating and AC, quiet downtown locations with lots of trees, off-street parking. Photos available on request. Please reference: "Classic House".
Available August, 2014 for one year or more. Cinderella house on South Henderson, a plain Jane on the outside, but a delightfully remodeled interior. Refinished hardwood floors, new retro kitchen floor, front porch and private elevated patio in back, two car detached garage, two bedrooms, one bath, one study, all light, airy and terrifically maintained. Three houses south of Bryan Park. Walking distance to campus. Exceptionally congenial neighborhood, and attentive landlord. Optimal for one or two professionals. W/D, central air, new furnace. Yard maintenance included. Non-smoking. Pictures readily available.
Rent: $1175/mo., plus deposit and utilities
Contact Person: Janet James
Available Aug. 1, 2014: Spacious (2,130 sq ft), charming, 3+ bedroom, 2 full bath, unfurnished L-shaped 1950’s ranch-style home in great neighborhood close to IU and Bryan Park. Recently updated home has retro-style kitchen with new marble counters, gas range, and many cabinets; den; large rec room; fireplace; bathroom with custom tile floor and shower; lots of closets and windows; hardwood floors; back patio; detached 1-car garage; washer/dryer; central heating and air conditioning; ample off-street parking. Set well back from the street in a quiet, safe, faculty neighborhood. No smokers; no dogs; one well-behaved cat ok. Security deposit; one-year lease with option to renew. See website for photos. House is larger inside than it appears from the front!
Rent: $1500/mo., plus utilities
Contact Person: Susan
Phone: 812-369-4377, afternoons or evenings