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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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  • Apartment, located at 318 South Euclid, available August 2014-July 2015. Great 1 bedroom apartment (around 600 sq. ft.) in  duplexed turn of the century home in historic Prospect Hill Area.   Extremely close to town in a quiet neighborhood.  Tall ceilings, back and front entrances, nice yard and small front porch.  Off street parking, Nice Kitchen, bedroom, bath and large living room. Gas stove,   Washer/dryer included. Lawn maintenance and water/sewer included in rent.  Garden Space. 

    Rent: $625/mo., plus deposit (water included).
    Contact Person: Sioux A. Hill
    Phone: 812-824-4688
    Website: http:// www.rentbloomington.net

  • Apartment, located at 607 South Grant, available August 2014-July 2015.  Duplexed older home between First St. and Second St., Lincoln and Henderson.  One bedroom with hardwood floors,   Nice back yard and front porch.  washer/dryer hook-up.  Approx. 600 square feet. Easy walk to downtown, campus, Bryan Park, and Third Street park. One car garage available for extra rent. 

    Rent: $655/mo., plus electric
    Contact Person: Sioux A. Hill
    Phone: 812-824-4688
    Website: http:// www.rentbloomington.net

  • 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. 

    Rent: $2190/mo., water and sewer included in rent
    Contact Person: IU Real Estate
    Phone: 812-855-3054
    Email: rlestate@indiana.edu
    Website: www.realestate.indiana.edu

  • 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. 

    Rent: $750/mo.
    Contact Person: Dan
    Phone: 812-339-5937
    Email: mueller@indiana.edu

  • 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
    Phone: 812-320-7540
    Email: jafarmer@indiana.edu

  • 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
    Phone: 812-361-9147

  • 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
    Email: mdiazcam@indiana.edu

  • 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
    Email: gkbrown@indiana.edu
    Website: www.bloomington.craigslist.org/sub/4438912999.html

  • Two semi-furnished bedrooms on first floor of house in quiet, family-oriented, IU faculty neighborhood. Close to College Mall and grocery stores. One room is 16 x 13 ft with  private bathroom ($525). Smaller room is 13.5 x 10 ft with separate bathroom ($425) that is shared with landlord. Campus bus route 3 blocks down on College Mall Road or a car can be parked in driveway. The rooms are available for Summer 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015 or monthly lease is an option. Both rooms include all utilities, TV, and wireless internet. Kitchen and washer/dryer privileges are also included. There are 2 small friendly dogs (shih-tzus). An international graduate student, visiting scholars, and an IU faculty member have stayed here. Females only. Graduate students preferred. No smokers, please. 

    Rent: See description
    Contact Person: Mary
    Phone: 812-369-5484
    Email: laruemary@att.net

  • Looking for a female Ph.D student or female university staff to share spacious, comfortable house with one other female graduate student. The house is in a quiet East Side neighborhood, 15 minute walk to Memorial Union (10 min. to campus), furnished with Internet, washer, dryer, dish washer. It has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, large equipped kitchen, living room, dining room, family room with fireplace, sun room, gardens front and back, and garage. The above bedroom is about 11 x 12 sq ft plus 5 ft walk-in closet and a full bath (about 8 x 5 sq ft), hardwood floors. Rent is $550 per month plus utilities, 6 month lease after which the lease runs month-to-month. First month's rent and $300 security deposit required. Non smokers only. No pets. Available now. 

    Rent: See description
    Contact Person: Elena
    Email: elpaza1@yahoo.com

  • 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
    Email: giswilli2@gmail.com
    Website: http://s1278.photobucket.com/user/rentalspace1/library/

  • 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.

    Rent: $675/mo.
    Contact Person: Maria
    Email: mbunel@indiana.edu
    Website: http://s30.photobucket.com/user/mbunel/library/

  • 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. 

    Rent: $625/mo.
    Contact Person: Melody
    Email: meldye@indiana.edu
    Website: http://bloomington.craigslist.org/roo/4487851595.html

  • Pet friendly, historic home in the Elm Heights neighborhood.  It’s just 5 blocks from the Law School and downtown, 4 blocks from Bryan Park (swimming pool, tennis courts, track, animal walks, playgrounds, trees and meadows), and 1 block from the new Bloomingfoods Co-op (organic/local food, hot bar, deli, and coffee shop). The house has a private drive-way (a rarity in this neighborhood) and is completely furnished (bedding, towels, dishes, pots & pans, etc.)  This house gets it character from its high ceilings, huge windows, and hardwood floors. It has 3 bedrooms and 1 office/possible 4th bedroom. There are 1.5 bathrooms plus an additional tub/shower and washer/dryer in the dry basement. There are ceiling fans, AC, an enclosed front porch, living and dining rooms, and a remodeled kitchen with dishwasher. The back deck overlooks a HUGE backyard with a privacy fence and fire pit. This home is perfect for children and well-mannered pets. The school district is excellent, and the neighborhood is extremely safe. If you are coming from overseas, this is the perfect American living experience!  If you are from the States, you will enjoy living right in the heart of Bloomington’s low stress/small town/multi-cultural environment. Available August ‘14 – August ’15 (dates are flexible). Pictures and references are available upon request.  

    Rent: $1450/mo., plus utilities
    Contact Person: Rebecca Mahan
    Phone: 812-334-0176
    Email: mahanra@indiana.edu

  • 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
    Phone: 812-334-1247
    Email: terrieusrey@gmail.com

  • 1:  Available May 2014 1313 S. Walnut St, 3 bdrm 1 bath, new carpet and linoleum, w/d, fenced backyard, off street parking, no pets, $1,000/mo includes water/sewer $1,000 deposit

    2:  Available May 2014 101 E. Wilson St, 2 bdrm 1 bath, cozy 3 room bungalow, off street parking, new carpet, walk to downtown. No pets. $700/mo includes water/sewer.  $700 deposit

    3.  Available August 2014 112 E. 12th St,  walk to campus and downtown, 3 bdrm 1 bath, w/d, large backyard, off street parking No pets $1,200/mo.  $1,200 deposit

    Rent: See description
    Phone: 812-360-5998
    Email: deb_mcmillian@hotmail.com

  • 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
    Phone: 812-929-1945
    Email: sdeboer@indiana.edu

  • 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)
    Email: sjshacke@indiana.edu

  • 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
    Email: glgoodwi@indiana.edu
    Website: https://www.sabbaticalhomes.com/OfferedDetails.aspx?id=86169&i

  • Fully-furnished three bedroom, two bath home located on a quiet cul-de-sac about 1.5 miles south of campus, very close to the YMCA and to several city parks and nature trails.  The two-story home has been completely updated, with hardwood and tile floors and new appliances throughout. The living area has an open floor plan with two bedrooms downstairs (one bedroom is currently being used as a study). Upstairs is a master suite with vaulted ceilings, built-in book shelves, and a recently remodeled bathroom.  The large screened-in back porch overlooks a private, wooded preserve, where you can watch deer, squirrels, and birds.  Also includes: a covered front porch and small back deck with a gas grill, washer/dryer, dishwasher, central heating and cooling, and outdoors: landscaping with native plants, a fire pit, and organic fruit and vegetable plants. The home is ideally situated for a visiting faculty member, couple, or small family.  Although a car is recommended, the house is very close to public transportation and only a 5-10 minute bike ride to campus. I hope to find tenants for the academic year (9-10 months: August/Sept-May/June). Small pets are welcome, though an additional deposit will be required. For pictures see URL provided. 

    Rent: $1150/mo. (includes lawn care and snow removal)
    Contact Person: Shannon Gayk
    Email: sgayk@indiana.edu
    Website: http://bloomington.craigslist.org/apa/4460888345.html

  • 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.

    Rent: $2250/mo.
    Contact Person: Peter
    Email: pdstumpf@aol.com

  • 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
    Email: lunazepuma@earthlink.net

  • 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
    Email: gkbrown@indiana.edu
    Website: www.bloomington.craigslist.org/sub/4438912999.html

  • 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. 

    Rent: $1500/mo.
    Contact Person: Betsy Parrott
    Phone: 812-508-4165
    Email: betsyfish2000@yahoo.com

  • 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
    Phone: 812-935-7825
    Email: namlit1@yahoo.com
    Website: http://www.realrentals.com/house-for-rent/?list_id=617584168

  • 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
    Phone: 812-360-0917
    Email: nkrueger@indiana.edu

  • 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
    Phone: 812-345-3208
    Email: luskin@indiana.edu

  • 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
    Phone: 812-322-6202
    Email: dhanvey@indiana.edu
    Website: http://www.ganecovillage.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/4-Photos-of-Hillsdale-Vertical.png

  • 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".

    Rent: $1295/mo.
    Email: mkroener@indiana.edu