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
Two bed, 1 bath apartment available March 1st (or earlier). Spacious, well lit apartment available beginning March 1st (earlier move in date also possible) through July 31st 2015 (renewal of lease is possible). Apartment is on the second floor and located in the Fields (http://www.thefields.com/). This is not a sublet. You will be signing a new lease. Very quiet neighborhood. Private deck with a wonderful view at the back. Utilities are not included in the rent. Trash collection is free. For a more detail description (and photos of the apartment) please see URL provided.
Contact Person: Nikos
We have a 2 bedroom /1 bathroom apartment for lease takeover, available from March 11th to July 24, 2015. Monthly rent is $730 + $20 water bill. IU students /employees get $25 discount. "I have already paid the March rent." Which means you get a free rent of over $400.00. No deposit fee required. Pets allowed. First floor apartment with spacious rooms, oversize patio. Had been pet-free and smoke-free. Near to IU cross country track and golf Course. All-electric heating and air conditioning. Swimming pool, laundry rooms and community room nearby in apartment complex. Apartment is in Fountain Park Apt complex 3209 East 10th Street. Apartment is close (5-10 min walk) to Marsh supermarket and College Mall. On bus route and bus service is frequent and takes only 10 min to reach campus.
Rent: See description
Contact Person: Mirage
Brand new, 500 sq ft, 1 bedroom, 1 bath apartment at 1300 S. Walnut, near B-Line, Sweetgrass & Feast for lease, beginning 1 March 2014, with option to renew in August 2014. Very conveniently located to B-Line Trail, Feast, Sweetgrass, Family Video, multiple bus lines and bike lanes on S. Washington & S. Lincoln. washer-dryer in unit. Includes fast internet and cable. Photos at URL provided.
- Available June or July 2015. Furnished apartment, 1200 sq. ft. Located in quiet neighborhood, 1 bedroom, 1 bath, kitchen, large living/dining areas, covered patio, private entrance, with washer/dryer. No pets or smoking. About a mile from campus, on bus line, shared garage. Photos available.
Rent: $700/mo., includes utilities, wireless internet, TV
Contact Person: Douglas
Furnished one bedroom apartment (with an office) available June 1, 2015. Hardwood floors in the living room and the office. A/C, washer/dryer. Private parking lot. Walking distance to the campus and downtown. No smoking. No pets. Utilities: water paid by landlord, electricity paid by tenant. Duration of lease: flexible.
Rent: $900/mo., plus deposit
Contact Person: Maria
One bedroom apartment, fully furnished, very conveniently located (15 minutes walk from campus, in the city center, 5 minutes walk from two grocery stores and several coffee shops), quiet and safe, to sublet from the 10th of May to the 31st of August. The apartment has internet, ac, television (no cable), fully equipped kitchen, balcony. The apartment building has a gym and a terrace and parking is available (payment is additional). Rent is negotiable and dates are flexible. A car is also available.
Rent: $1400/mo. (negotiable)
Contact Person: Filomena
Phone: 812-855-1021, 812-606-0018
Available: May 8- August 20 with some flexibility. Nicely furnished, immaculately clean, ground floor apartment with a private patio with barbecue looking on to the woods. The setting is restful and beautiful. The apartment has new carpet, a comfortable King bed with cotton linen , comfortable furniture, a 42 inch tv. The kitchen is well equipped. A few feet from the door you can take 20 minute trail to a small lake --as part of a lovely 3/4 mile walk. The air conditioning is excellent and silent. A wonderful retreat only 15 minutes to campus. Pets considered with deposit. See URL provided for photos and more information.
Rent: $950/mo., includes all utilities, cable and wifi. Security deposit $950.
Contact Person: Lynn
Available: June 1 or July 1, 2015 - One Year Lease, renewable, exact dates negotiable. Bryan Park neighborhood, 707 S. Washington St., Apt. B. Spacious, 700 sq. ft. unfurnished, well kept, 1 bedroom/1 bath apartment in a restored c.1925 bungalow. Beautiful wood floors and trim. Many original fixtures. Private entrance and porch. Nine blocks to IU campus (south-side); 10 minute walk to downtown; 6 blocks to Bloomingfoods Market/Café; 4 blocks to Bryan Park. Ph.D. students/postdocs, faculty preferred. Very responsible landlords. Parking - no permit required. Lots of closet space/storage, central heat and air, new refrigerator, new gas cooking range. New laundry facility, new window coverings. Cable/internet ready. This is a non-smoking property. No pets. Photos provided upon request.
Rent: $850 mo. + $850 deposit + utilities (gas, electric) with water/sewer, lawn care paid by landlord
Contact Person: Jenni Wilkinson
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 now. One month's rent deposit required. Very attractive! The unit comes with stove, washer, dryer, dishwasher, microwave, and garbage disposal.
Contact Person: Manuel Diaz-Campos
Casa Di Bienvenue: The Welcome House. For short term stays of less than one year, a private furnished bedroom and full guest bathroom are available in a beautiful two-story house shared with your hosts, two professional IU staff ages 33 & 35. We are looking to host an international student or scholar, though we would consider other guests. A second private furnished bedroom is also available and we would consider hosting a second international student or scholar. The bedroom has a full size bed with box spring, mattress, and headboard (bed size: 54x75in or 137x190cm), a flat screen TV, and a smart dvd player with free Netflix and Hulu. All basic utilities and high speed wireless internet included. Washing machine and dryer in the house; kitchen is shared. The house is clean and organized. A cat and small golden retriever live inside; both behave extremely well and are exceptionally friendly if you wish to interact with them. The house is in a quiet neighborhood 10 minutes by car or 25 minutes by bike from the northwest corner of the IU campus. Note: Although it is best to have your own car, bus service to downtown Bloomington is available M-F at 6:15a, 7:40a, 8:30a, 10:20a, 11:40a, and 2:30p. Return bus service at 6:40a, 9:10a, 12:15p, 1:10p, or 5:40p. The bus stop is a ten minute walk from our home (.75mi or 1.2km). Additionally, we drive to campus M-F at 7:45am and home after 5:00pm. We are happy to give you a ride in our car if you don't mind following our schedule.
Looking for female to sublease shared, master bedroom for summer asap! This master bedroom has with 4 large, bay windows and is very roomy. The three-bedroom house is located at 515 S. Park Ave. and features a carport, street parking, washer/dryer, beautiful kitchen, basement for storage and large living room! It is conveniently located off of Atwater. Three other roommates are Kelley students (two male, one female). Five minute walk to Ballantine and IMU; 1 block from Bloomingfoods; 5 minute walk to Kirkwood; 15 minute walk to SPEA/Kelley. Please call or email if you would like a tour/photos or have further questions.
Rent: $355/mo., plus utilities (gas, water, electric, wifi)
Contact Person: Michaela
House for rent. Available from mid-March, 1-4 year rental. Convenient location just north of campus on Browncliff Lane. Walking distance to Assembly Hall and Memorial Stadium; equidistant from downtown and the mall. House is a large 3-story. The top floor has 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths. The middle floor has a large kitchen, spacious living, dining, and family rooms, a guest bedroom, and a third full bath. The walk-in basement has windows on two sides and contains a large, L-shaped family room (it makes for a great study), a separate laundry room, and another full bath. Browncliff dead-ends into the woods surrounding Lake Griffy. It is a quiet street with wonderful neighbors. Photos on request.
Contact Person: Greg or Keiko
Sublet available summer 2015, May 15-August 15 (with possibility to renew for 12-month lease starting August 15). Located at 1015 East Maxwell Lane. Charming 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom limestone cottage steps away from Bryan Park will be available for sublet from May 15 through August 15. Possibility to lease for 2015-2016 when current lease expires in August. Washer/Dryer, central AC, driveway parking. Available furnished or unfurnished. No pets or smoking. Easy walking distance to campus and downtown Bloomington. For more information, including photos and floor plan, email Josh at email address provided.
Rent: $1,100/mo., plus basic utilities and wi-fi internet if required
Contact Person: Josh
Hemlock Circle Home: Fully furnished 2-story home; 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths in Spicewood neighborhood. Two complete master suites, one on each floor, with heated bathroom floors and 2 additional bedrooms. Brand new kitchen, granite counters, and Brazilian teak floors. The great room is 21 x 20, full of light, and also features teak floors. Large library with elliptical machine. Dual heating and cooling system, tankless hot water/constant temperature system throughout the house, 2 fireplaces. The 1-acre yard is sodded, with an irrigation system. The house sits at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac on a private, wooded lot backing up to a forest preserve, only 8 minute drive to campus. Close to grocery, pharmacy, movie theater, restaurants, etc. Faculty couple owners on sabbatical for 2015-2016 AY. Move-in date flexible (July or August); 10-12 mo lease. Rent includes maid/cleaning service 3 times a month as well as lawn service to manage yard upkeep. Serious inquiries only, please.
Contact Person: Mary
Ridgemede Home: Beautiful fully-furnished home, 4 bedrooms and a study/home office, 4 and a half baths, plus finished basement. Large fenced-in yard and deck (1.3 acres). Eat-in kitchen with large granite island, vaulted ceilings and skylights; separate dining room, living room with fireplace, and music room with Steinway grand piano. Eliptical trainer, treadmill, and wii system in basement exercise area. Laundry room on main level. Home is located in quiet neighborhood, which is a 5 minute drive, 10 minute bike ride, or 30 minute walk to campus. Kids and adult bikes available for your use. 2 minute walk to Southeast Park tennis courts and playground as well as Renwick playground and wooded trail; College Mall, Kroger and AMC cinema all within walking distance. Photos available on request. Owners are faculty couple on sabbatical for Fall 2015 semester. Move-in date flexible for late July or early August. 5-month lease through end of December (negotiable for 4 months if preferred). Lawn care and snow removal are included in rent. No smoking, no cats, but dogs negotiable.
Rent: $1900/mo., plus utilities
Contact Person: Steve
Available: April 20, 2015, 1-4 year rental - 2000 square feet 3 bedroom - 2 bathroom house in the SoMax residential neighborhood within walking distance of the new 3rd Street Music School building, Bryan Park and the new Bloomingfoods Co-op (organic/local food, hot bar, deli, and coffee shop). The neighborhood is safe and walkable. The school district is excellent (Rogers/Binford Elementary, Jackson Creek Middle School and Bloomington High School South). The main floor has 3 bedrooms, a full bath, an awesome eat-in kitchen, a living room, a deck and a fenced in yard with a play set on main floor. The finished basement includes a rec room, a full bath, an office and a huge garage. The house has wood floors and a brand new energy efficient furnace/AC unit. Available April 20, 2015. Pictures are available upon request.
Contact Person: Nora
Close to campus – cozy 1950s bungalow. Five-minute walk to campus, this fully renovated 1954 Bungalow (1 level) home is a contemporary retreat with a large kitchen with gas range, dishwasher, and island with a prep-sink. The open living room and dining room is a large space anchored by a limestone fire place. The back of the home is a den/office, guest room, full guest bathroom, and a extra-large master suite with a full and newly renovated bathroom including a walk-in shower. The home is fully furnished with classic and comfortable furniture. It includes original oil paintings, and two private outdoor patios (one with a gas grill next to the kitchen). Two off street parking spaces are included.
Rent: $2,475 /month, includes utilities, wireless internet, TV (possibly negotiable)
Contact Person: Steve Veldkamp
Available August 1, 2015 for one-year lease, renewable; exact dates negotiable. At approximately 1100 sf., this house has two bedrooms, one study, and one bath with a utility room. Hardwood floors run throughout living and sleeping spaces with vinyl in the kitchen, bath, and utility room. The property has a one-car detached garage with garage door opener, a large backyard, and a secluded patio. Located in the Elm Heights neighborhood on Hawthorne Drive, this house is six blocks from campus and three blocks from Bryan Park. All appliances and washer and dryer are included. High efficiency furnace with humidifier and central A/C unit. Cable and internet ready; home security system included in rent. No smokers please but small pets negotiable.
Rent: $1350/mo., plus utilities with one month's rent as security deposit; lease required
Contact Person: Catherine
Fully furnished three-bedroom, two-bath house, four blocks south of campus, available for sublet, June 5 - June 30, 2015. The house lies in the lovely and leafy Elm Heights neighborhood, a three-minute bike ride or ten-minute walk from campus, the Bloomingfoods Co-op grocery store and café, and Bryan Park. It has a large living room with ten-foot ceiling, a working marble fireplace, and a piano. There is a kitchen with breakfast counter, open deck (for grilling), large screened-in porch with tables and chairs, a garage, and spacious front and back yards. Both bathrooms have tubs and showers. Two of the bedrooms are on the top floor, which has hardwood floors throughout. One bedroom is on the bottom floor, a fully finished basement. There is also a large media and play room (with a ping-pong table) that can be used as an additional bedroom. Plus there is a large laundry and storage room. The house has a king-sized bed, a queen-sized bed, and a twin bed, washer, dryer, wifi, media center (with PlayStation and Netflix streaming). No pets or smoking. The use of our car (a Toyota Avalon) can be negotiated. Photos can be seen on URL provided.
Rent: $1,750/mo. including all utilities (electricity, water, gas, internet). Security deposit: $1,000.
Contact Person: Michel Chaouli
Cozy and well-maintained two-story house, in quiet and convenient neighborhood on Maxwell Lane. Three minute walk to Bryan Park; 10-12 minute walk to Jordan Hall. Available as a summer rental mid May to August 1, 2015, or as a year-long rental from August 1, 2015 to July 31, 2016 (or both). Move in dates negotiable. The house has three bedrooms (two of them connected); remodeled kitchen and downstairs bath; 2 bathrooms with showers; living room and dining room; hard-wood flooring; functioning fireplace; central air conditioning and heating; washer and dryer; refrigerator, microwave, stove, oven, dishwasher, and disposal. Unfinished basement for storage space. Contact for more information.
Rent: $1100/mo., plus utilities (all electric).
Contact Person: Kerry Krutilla
Available: June 2 - July 24 with some flexibility. I’m IU faculty member looking for renters while I’m away in the summer. Stylishly furnished, air-conditioned three bedroom, two bathroom house with a screened-in porch (no mosquitos!), secluded patio and a garden. Located in beautiful Winslow Farms neighborhood, walking distance to YMCA, close to buses (campus connections) and walking/biking trails. Cable, wifi. Photos available upon request.
Rent: $900/mo. (negotiable) comes with care for two lovable cats
Contact Person: Joanna
Available January 1, 2016 to August 20 (dates flexible; extension may be possible). Gracious 1920’s limestone house on E. University and Hawthorne in Elm Heights, quiet residential neighborhood three blocks from campus, music school, and neighborhood co-op; close to Bryant Park, downtown, and schools. 4 bedrooms plus spacious study, 2.5 baths, large sunny living room with fireplace, dining room, eat-in kitchen; comfortably furnished, hardwood floors, extensive library, Steinway piano; full basement with ping-pong table, work area, and laundry room; large yard with gardens and play area; attached garage (car if you need it). Rogers-Binford/ Jackson Creek/BHS South school district. Owners are academics on sabbatical. Photos on request.
Available: May 8, 2015 - August 8, 2015. Four bedroom historic home is available 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. 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. 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. Pictures and references are available upon request.
Contact Person: Rebecca Mahan
Phone: 812-334-0176 (home), 812-855-4505 (work)
Walk to campus from this sunny, quiet, 2400 sq. ft. home with 3-4 bedrooms, 1-2 offices, dining room, living room, large play room, work room, and 2 full baths (one w/jetted tub), and large, sunny eat-in kitchen with upgraded appliances. Furnishings are optional. The home sits on a lovely wooded lot walking distance to Indiana University, two parks, and a terrific pool, with public transportation around the corner. The home features two large decks and gorgeous views of a nature conservancy. Additional amenities include a screened-in porch, two stone fireplaces, multiple skylights, hardwood floors, washer/dryer, central AC, beautiful perennial garden, and fabulous bird watching. Excellent school district: Rogers-Binford Elementary, Jackson Creek Middle School, and Bloomington South High School. Ideal for families and/or responsible graduate students. Available July 2015. Renewable one-year lease.
Beautiful, spacious, and airy home, fully furnished, available for rent August 2015 through June 2016 (beginning and end dates are negotiable; minimum nine month lease). Great location in a quiet, safe, pleasant IU faculty neighborhood; walking distance to IU campus and Bryan Park swimming pool. One-of-a-kind house has three bedrooms (one set up as a large study), 2.5 baths, master bath with jacuzzi tub; living room with baby grand piano and skylight, family room with large fireplace; open kitchen/dining room with limestone counters, custom maple cabinetry, imported Italian tile flooring; large deck, patio, Zen bridge, nice yard, and much more. Modern, clean, open floor plan, high ceilings. Other features: washer + dryer; dishwasher; garbage disposal; garbage compacter; central vac. Central air conditioning and heating (energy efficient system is brand new). High-speed Internet access available. Attached 2-car garage and off-street parking. Handicapped accessible. Lawn care included in rent. No smokers, no pets. One month security deposit.
Rent: $1750/mo., plus utilities
Contact Person: Susan
House for rent: Available starting June, 2015. 1-4 year rental. Single family house in southeast part of the town, the desirable Sycamore Knoll neighborhood. Childs Elementary (walking distance), Jackson Creek Junior High, South High School. Cul- de-sac location, only a mile from the campus and close to everything in town. Close to a bus stop. The house has 2246 square foot. The main floor has 3 bedrooms, bathroom, living room, dining room, and kitchen. Hardwood floor throughout except the dining room and kitchen. The lower floor has one bedroom, a family room, and a study. Two wood burning fireplaces, rear deck, a large backyard, productive raised vegetable beds with fences.
Rent: $1800/mo., plus utilities (gas, water, electric, wifi)
Contact Person: Lei
- Four bedroom, 2 ½ bath home in a family neighborhood in the Childs / Jackson Creek / BHSS school districts; large yard, back deck, 1-car garage, washer/dryer, piano. It is a 30-minute walk to IU or 5-minute bus ride, 15-minute walk to grocery and 20-minute walk to Mall. Part of the house (a bedroom and bath) is a single apartment with its own entrance that is currently occupied by an ideal tenant. Absolutely NO SMOKING! No pets. Available immediately.
- Furnished house available from August 1 2015 to approximately July 15 2016. Sherwood Oaks neighborhood (Childs School), quiet dead-end street, 3-4 bedrooms, 3 baths. Ideal renters will be able to provide care for our cat and allow us part of the lower level for storage.
Contact Person: Richard or Barbara
Aesthetically appealing 1920s bungalow (917 N. Maple St., 3 bdrms / 1 & ½ ba, 1400 sq ft unfurnished near downtown) with wood floors, high ceilings, large kitchen with 22 cabinets, laundry room on the main floor, and sunroom in the house. Appliances include fridge, gas stove, washer & dryer. Full basement. Well insulated. Gas heat, gas H20 heater and gas dryer for lower utils. Central air. Fenced in backyard with storage shed. Mowing is taken care of for you. Off street parking for 4+ cars. Good location. Close to town; 5 min walk to Showers Bldg and the Farmers Market; 10 min bike to center of IU. One year lease only. Deposit is equal to 1 month’s rent, due upon lease signing. Contact us via phone or email between 8am-10pm to arrange showing.
Rent: $1140/mo., plus utilities
Summer 2015 sublet available at fantastic location, just one block south of campus! All points of IU and Bloomington are within walking distance, and the house is also on the Atwater-Third/Jordan bus stops. One individual bedroom or the entire house, available from May 25 through mid-August. Fully furnished with everything you need! Washer/dryer in the basement. No smoking or pets. Please email for more info or photos.
Rent: One bedroom @ $595/month or both bedrooms @ $1100/month. Includes utilities!
Contact Person: Alex
Summer sublet available from June 15, 2015 until August 16, 2015 (with some flexibility). Two bedrooms / two baths in a 1950s one-level ranch on 1.5 acres, located just north of Griffy Lake and 10 minutes from downtown Bloomington. House includes a beautiful backyard/garden with a large deck, Wi-Fi, laundry room, elliptical and rowing machine, a fully-equipped kitchen, dining room, TV room with 60" plasma TV, living room with wood-burning fireplace, and two-car garage. The area is a bird-watchers paradise; other wildlife includes deer, rabbits and squirrels. Note: There is no public transportation nearby, so a car is necessary to get around. Price reduction for cat sitting. Photos on URL provided.
Rent: $1250/mo., (all included), price reduction for cat sitting!
Contact Person: Gabrielle