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
Three bedroom and 2 bathroom apartment of Crescent Park, available on Sept 1st for $950/month + utility. Located just off east 10th street, next to Woodbridge Postal. It's 10 minutes to campus and near the bus stations, supermarket and College Mall. Great school district: University school and Tri-North middle school. Free parking and laundry facilities available in the apartment. Brand new carpet will be installed at the end of August. The apartment is partially furnished with beds, sofa chairs, tables, etc. If rent separately, the master room is $350/per month. Each of the other two rooms are $300 per month/each. For more information/pictures, please email.
Rent: See description
Apartment located at 3451 S Oaklawn Cir. - 2 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 1,240 sq. ft. This is a nice, spacious end townhouse in Oaklawn Park. Each of the two large bedrooms upstairs has its own full bathroom and walk-in closets. Downstairs is a large living room with laminate flooring, a large eat-in kitchen with a pantry, a half bath, and the laundry closet. It includes kitchen appliances, dishwasher, washer and dryer, and blinds on all windows. It has a rear patio, a tree-lined green backyard, green area at the side, and a tree in front of the townhouse. Lots of parking. Bus stop is right in front of Oaklawn Park and is served by two bus routes: #5 and #8 (bus #5 to IU -- 12 minutes; bus #8 to the Kroger on S. College Mall -- 6 minutes). YMCA, Olcott Park and Jackson Creek Trail are nearby, and there is another trail right behind Oaklawn Park. The area is very quiet and safe. Great for families or graduate students. Available immediately. For pictures, see URL provided.
- Available January 2015-May 2015, possibly beyond. 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
Upscale, fully furnished studio apartment for short- or long-term rent, available mid-November. Utilities included (water, gas, electric, refuse), w/d, internet, full kitchen. Located east of Bloomington, 9 miles from campus, adjacent to Morgan-Monroe State Forest and hiking trails. 1-6 month leases available. Security deposit equal to one month rent due at lease signing.
Rent: $550 to $750 (depending on number of months)
Contact Person: James Farmer
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
Housing available starting October or November: Spacious, light-filled 2BR/2BA condominium on 2 levels with loft and 2-car garage in The Boulders, a pet-friendly community within walking distance of IU, Bryan Park, and Feast restaurant. Private corner unit with side entrance, back deck, and working fireplace, walking distance to shared pool. The condo is ideal for a couple or small family and for two grad students/scholars/post-docs, as there is a bedroom and bathroom on each level. Total of 1450 square feet. Floor plan Sycamore A available on Deer Park Management website at URL provided. If interested, some furniture (including queen-sized bed, sideboard, desks, shelves, outdoor furniture, grill), several kitchen utensils and appliances can stay and are available for sale. Monthly rent is approximately $1300, depending on number of pets and optional lease of washer and dryer. Leaf/snow removal and yard maintenance included. Discounts available for IU faculty and staff. Earliest move-in late September with option to renew annual lease. Photos available on request. Please email.
Rent: See description
For rent a beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 bath townhouse located in the Tyler’s Turn neighborhood and is just minutes from IU, the College Mall and the YMCA. The setting is in an established and quiet neighborhood. Must see to appreciate.
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
Shared housing rental at 1036 S. Mitchell - one bedroom, furnished or unfurnished in a two bedroom house. All utilities included. Central air conditioning, Gas heating. Internet. Shared newly remodeled bathroom. Laundry facilities, parking, cable t.v., newly remodeled kitchen, dishwasher, screened porch, large backyard, walking distance to IU campus and near city bus line. Quiet neighborhood. Two indoor long-haired cats on the premises.
Rent: Asking $650/mo.
Contact Person: Stephen Katz
Room available in cozy 2 BR house for short- to medium-term (i.e weeks to months) rental. Shared with IU faculty. Room is 260sf, furnished, incl. desk. Full house privileges, shared kitchen/bath. Set in desirable Elm Heights neighborhood. Walking distance to campus and two blocks from Bloomingfoods. One block north of Bryan park. Internet included. Photos available on request.
Rent: $475/month plus half-share of utilities. Shorter rentals possible.
Contact Person: Alex
Semi-furnished bedroom on first floor of house in quiet, family-oriented, IU faculty neighborhood. Close to College Mall and grocery stores. Room is 13.5 x 10 ft with separate bathroom that is shared with landlord. Campus bus route 3 blocks down on College Mall Road. Available for Summer 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015 or monthly lease is an option. Includes all utilities, TV, and wireless internet. Kitchen and washer/dryer privileges are also included. There are 3 friendly dogs. An international graduate student, visiting scholars, and an IU faculty member have stayed here. Females only. Graduate students preferred. No smokers, please. Looking for someone to stay both fall and spring semesters.
Contact Person: Mary
Available immediately. Looking for a female graduate student or a professional to share a spacious, comfortable house with another graduate student. The house is in a quiet East Side country setting 15 min. walk to campus, furnished with a large equipped kitchen, washer, dryer, fireplace, Internet, and a garage. The bedroom has hardwood floors, a bathroom, and a walk-in closet. Non smokers, no pets please.
Rent: $450/mo., plus utilities, 6 month lease, one month security deposit
Contact Person: Elena
House at 1004 E 2nd Street for lease for the summer of 2015! Beginning from May - August 16 the house is available for rent. It is a 6 bedroom, 2 bathroom house and as many/few rooms are available if needed. Rent is $575/month for my room, but can be negotiated. House has a front porch and swing, huge back porch, kitchen, washer and dryer, and a party garage with a built in bar, lights, and parking! There is also a driveway with ample room for parking. I will not be here for the summer months and would love to lease to anyone interested! Great location for class, bars, TIS, everything! Contact with questions or if you want to check it out! Thanks!
Rent: See description
Contact Person: Jordan Booth
Three bedroom / 2 bath house located at 1022 W. 8th St. (NE corner of 8th and Elm) with large yard on near westside available September 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
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: $1,650/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 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
Large, completely furnished 3-bedroom home with large downstairs family room, music room (piano!), large yard, back deck, 1-car garage, washer/dryer. It is a 30-minute walk to IU or 5-minute bus ride, 15-minute walk to grocery and 20-minute walk to Mall. It is in a family neighborhood in Childs / Jackson Creek / BHSS school districts. There is a single apartment in a separated part of the downstairs that has its own entrance and is occupied by an ideal (quiet) tenant. Absolutely NO SMOKING! No pets. Available as early as August 15.
Rent: $1400/mo., plus utilities (1-year lease), $1600/mo. (9-month lease)
Contact Person: Laurence Brown
Beautiful 4BR + 2.5 BA + Study executive rental in Gentry East! Newer construction 2-story house with wood floors, large 2-car garage, sunroom, backs up to woods. All appliances including washer-dryer. Conveniently located off 446 near East 3rd St, minutes to IU campus and local shopping.
Contact Person: Zak
Available for rent from January 3 through June 30, 2015 while family is on sabbatical in California. Beautiful furnished mid-century modern house with 3 bedrooms, a study with floor-to-ceiling bookshelves and a desk, and 1.75 bathrooms. Ideal location three blocks from Bryan Park and a 15-20 minute walk to the law school, Indiana Avenue, and Rogers/Binford Elementary School. The house is fully furnished, and has central air and heating, hardwood floors, a sunroom, a limestone fireplace, a landscaped yard with a small greenhouse in the back, a spacious kitchen with a breakfast nook, newer appliances, and a washer and dryer in the garage. We will cover utilities. We have three friendly, healthy cats, and have just learned we cannot bring them with us to California. We are offering our beautiful home at a significantly discounted monthly rent for a renter who will care for them while we’re away. No smoking. Two references and one month’s security deposit required. Interested parties, please contact me by email.
Contact Person: Jennifer
House on Lake Lemon for rent: available from Sept. 15, 2014 to May 31, 2015 for one month or more. Two bedrooms with king size beds, 2 full baths, small eating area and living room, TV computer area and large loft. Deck, screened in porch, and 2 car garage. Beautiful view of the lake. Completely furnished including 2 flat screen TVs, all major appliances including microwave, dishwasher, washer and dryer, dishes and cookware, towels and bed linens. Boat dock and small beach area. Kayaks available. Lawn and garden care are provided by owners. No Pets. No smoking. I have photos I can email. About 15 - 20 minutes from town and campus. Approximately 1750 sq. ft.
Rent: $1200/mo., plus $1200 deposit plus utilities.
Beautiful 4 bedroom home with 2.5 bathrooms, a spacious front and back yard, and 2-car garage for rent. On east side of Bloomington. Close to campus, but in a mature residential area. Right on the bus route and close to College Mall and east side shops. About half a mile from the best elementary school in town, University Elementary School. Absolutely perfect for a group of grad students or a family! Available starting August 17, 2014. Would like to find a tenant for a year-long lease term, but also somewhat flexible. Visit URL provided for photos. Please contact by phone or email for more information!
Contact Person: Zach Rozycki
Charming two bedroom house in Bryan Park neighborhood available November 1 – May 31, 2015. Two blocks to Bryan Park, walking distance to B-Line trail, campus, Elm Heights Bloomingfoods, and Feast Café. Off-street parking, washer/dryer, private fenced-in backyard & patio, hardwood floors, and full basement for storage. Willing to consider rental from January 1-May 31.
Contact Person: Joanna Davis
Available now-August 2015 (lease can be renewed at that time). House located at 213 S. Grant Street, 3 bd, 1 bath. This property has an excellent location, just 1 block from Kirkwood and 3 blocks from campus. It includes a washer and dryer, landlord-provided lawncare/snow removal, a porch out front, and free off-street parking. It is a perfect location for people who don't want to drive onto campus or downtown!
Contact Person: Abby Zinman