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, quiet 2 BR, 2 bath apartment with bonus loft space. Great for students, grad students, post-docs, small family, etc. Unit has more than 1300 sq. ft. of living space, huge master bedroom with private bathroom and garden tub, oversize wooden outdoor balcony, laundry hookups, kitchen with appliances etc. upgraded this spring, quiet upper floor apartment, wood burning fireplace, tons of walk-in closet and built-in storage space. Walking distance to grocery stores, movie theater, and restaurants and next to Campus Corner bus stop with quick access to Indiana University. Property amenities-- too many to list! Include 2 pools, hot tub, workout facilities, game room and clubhouse, lots of wide-open space, dog parks, car wash station with vacuum, etc. Garages available for a fee. One year lease available August 1 – convenient to IU.
Clean, spacious third floor apartment for sublet in a quiet residential neighborhood. 558 sq. ft., 1 bedroom/1 bath with balcony and extra storage space. Convenient to Jacobs School of Music, Jordan Hall, Ballantine Hall, Swain Hall, and the Maurer School of Law. Also close to College Mall and Bryan Park. On city bus route 4 and 5 (just a short ride to downtown). New windows, roofing and laundry facilities. Water, sewage, and trash pickup included. Partially furnished (couch, chair, end tables, dining table and chairs, all good condition and quality) or unfurnished. Available August 7, 2017 (earlier if needed)-July 2018.
Rent: $680/mo., plus internet and electricity
End of terrace spacious condominium in conveniently located Stadium Crossing, just minutes' walk from campus. Three bedrooms upstairs, and space for 2 beds in basement. Wood floors throughout, 2 and ½ baths, small wooden balcony off of lounge, all appliances included (washing machine, tumble dryer, electric stove, microwave, dishwasher, fridge freezer, coffee maker,). Partially furnished (sofas, some beds and dresser and dining table and chairs). Pet free, smoke free, drug free. Parking is available for each tenant. Free Wi-Fi. $400/month per person and this includes ALL utilities!! Yes, you could pay $325/month but utilities would add at least another $75 per person, even more in the winter!! Landlord is owner of condo, lives locally and visits when needed to take care of repairs or concerns. This will not last long as this is truly the nicest condo in the complex. Available August 12, 2017 through August 4, 2018. Rent $400 per person per month, includes all utilities.
Rent: See description.
Contact Person: Tim
Lovely, spacious condo: We are renting our spacious, unfurnished 2-bedroom, 2.5 bath condominium. It is located in a quiet neighborhood near nature trails, public schools, and shopping. Downstairs features a large kitchen with ample cabinets and two pantries, energy-efficient appliances, and an eating area. Also downstairs is a living room, with plenty of natural light and a spacious west-facing front porch. Upstairs are two large bedrooms, each with walk-in closets and in-suite bathrooms. Washer and dryer are located upstairs. There is plenty of off-street parking, as well as convenient curbside parking on these quiet streets. Built in 2007, our condo measures 1,302 s.f. and remains in impeccable condition. Near to Lucky’s natural food (1 mile) and the YMCA (1.5 miles). Close to major employers: Cook Pharmica (2 miles); Cook Medical Campus (5 miles); and Indiana University (3 miles). No pets or smoking. Located on South Delila Star Drive (address on request), 12-month lease. Available immediately.
Rent: $1050/mo., (plus last month's rent and $450 security deposit). Utilities not included.
Contact Person: John and Luciana
Townhouse for rent or lease located in Tipton Lakes, Columbus Indiana. Two bedrooms, 2-baths; master bedroom on first floor and guest bedroom, bathroom, and large loft on second floor. Walkout level is family room with wet-bar; 3-level with walkout finished basement. Lake front with dock. Unfurnished. Appliances included: refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, microwave and washer/dryer. Large 2-car garage with opener. Availability negotiable. Deposit required: first and last month and security.
Rent: $2700/mo., (includes homeowner’s and outdoor maintenance fees); utilities not included.
Contact Person: Jack and Elaine
Phone: 812-342-9733, 812-343-0229 (cell)
I know it’s getting late in the summer but , if your still in need of housing or know of anyone in need of housing there is a room available on the south side of campus: 712 S Park Ave. It is a house about a 10-minute walk to campus in a great neighborhood. The room is the largest in the house, with its own private bathroom! Close to Kirkwood and Kroger. The rent is $700 with about $50-60 worth of utilities monthly. There are currently three other girls in the house who are all really nice and easy to get along with, promise (you'll see once you meet us all). We’re looking for a roommate ASAP, if you’re interested or would just like to see the place, reach out we'd be happy to show you the place! Pictures available on URL provided (via Trulia). It is the colorful bathroom and pale pink room that is up for rent. Again, it is a large room with a nice bathroom, (the 24th and 25th picture in the line of photos through the link). Lease is 8/1/17 – 7/31/18, and it is possible to lese for only one semester. Please message me if you are interested!
Rent: See description.
Contact Person: Joyce
One bedroom, fully furnished, 734 sq. ft. spacious unit including private living room, bathroom and shared laundry room. Quiet wooded community. Flexible lease option. Kitchen is shared on the main level and is fully equipped. Quiet, wooded neighborhood. Reserved parking for tenant. Minutes to the grocery store and University. Bloomington Transit line #5 directly picks up at entrance into the neighborhood. Hi-speed internet provided. Interested parties please contact via email.
Rent: $600/mo., plus 1/2 utilities
Contact Person: Donna
Available for short- or long-term lease, beginning in November 2017. Furnished, private one-bedroom suite (about 600 sq. feet) on the lower level of a quiet eastside home with separate (outside) entrance. Suite includes private bedroom, newly-renovated bathroom, and living room opening onto a kitchenette with a small cooking range, sink, and two mini refrigerators. South facing windows and sliding doors open onto a tree-lined back yard with a small patio, fire pit, and picnic table. Shared laundry room. We have two friendly cats, who live in the upstairs portion (they can come downstairs if you choose) but we can’t accept any more pets in the house. Located in the Park Ridge neighborhood, which is a 10-minute bike ride to campus. Easy walking distance to the Bloomington Transit #6 bus route. You may also park a car in our driveway if you have one. Rent includes all utilities (heating, cooling, electricity, and water). Renter pays for separate cable service if desired. The suite has a separate thermostat so you can control the temperature. Free curbside recycling, trash pick-up for $2 per large trashcan. Seeking a quiet, non-smoking individual who gets along well with cats.
Contact Person: Isabel
Available in August to rent for one year, or longer: Three bedroom, two-bath house in Bryan Park / Elm Heights; Perfect for faculty, post docs/Ph.D, couple, or small family. Charming ranch at the end of a quiet dead-end street in a desirable neighborhood. Three blocks to the park and swimming pool; short walk or bike ride to campus; easy access to shopping and schools. Surrounded by trees and greenery, with a large open backyard. Hardwood floors, built-in shelves, limestone fireplace, mid-century design and vintage details throughout. Living room, two bedrooms, and full bath in the front of the house; kitchen with space for small dining table; separate dining room/flexible room off kitchen; plus large room in back of the house with attached bathroom, large windows, fireplace, and patio access - can be a bedroom, family room, or studio/study/office. Interior freshly painted. Central a/c; gas heat; major kitchen appliances and washer/dryer (in garage); ample closets and storage space. One-car garage with automatic door opener; separate carport, plus additional graveled parking space. Lawn maintenance and snow removal provided by owner; Smoking outdoors only. Pets negotiable. Photos, video, and visits on request.
Rent: $1500/mo., (utilities not included; one-month deposit required).
Phone: 812-558-4561 (please sms/text first)
Beautiful, clean, completely restored, historic home in the McDoel Garden Conservation District near the B-Line Urban Nature Trail. On the bus line. Easy walk downtown, 10 blocks from campus. Close to the hospital, a large grocery, international Market, Gourmet delis and restaurants. Three bedrooms (including a large loft), gorgeous refinished wood floors, full basement with lots of storage, tiled bath, antique chandeliers w/dimmers, sunny breakfast nook, garden space, storage shed, central air, W/D. Not more than two unrelated adults please, no pets, non-smokers only. Fall semester lease beginning August 9, 2017 to December 31, 2017.
Contact Person: Dan
Available 7/1/2017 for 1y lease or longer! No smoking and no pets. This 3BR/2BA ranch (1664 sq. ft.) has been renovated with new hardwood and tiling flooring throughout, as well as fresh paint and updated fixtures! It is one of the cleanest rent properties you will find! The plumbing and electric have also been updated. The spacious two-car garage provides the extra room you desire. Schools are Childs Elementary, Jackson Creek Middle School and South HS. The home is located on a large lot at the end of a quiet street in popular Sherwood Oaks subdivision. A large deck will let you enjoy the large yard in back. This home lives comfortably, so please schedule to see as soon as possible! Please call if interested.
Contact Person: Mike
Faculty apartment/small house for sublet. Available from January 1st to June 1st. Single family only. No smoking. Completely furnished in ideal location within Renwick Village. Approximately 1500 square feet with living room, dining area, 2 ½ baths, home office/study, full kitchen w/dishwasher and bar stools. Also laundry room with washing machine and dryer and 2-car garage. Call for further information.
Rent: $2,200/mo., including utilities, TV cable, telephone and internet connection, maintenance
Gorgeous home nestled in a tree-lined, quiet neighborhood just north of Indiana University and less than 2 miles from Memorial Stadium and Assembly Hall. The light-filled home, constructed from locally quarried limestone, is situated on more than half an acre. This fully furnished, meticulously maintained, and modern home features a large open floor plan and modern/mid-century modern furniture. The top floor features a large gourmet kitchen, living/dining area, piano alcove with a baby grand piano, huge sunroom, beautiful screened-in porch, master bedroom/bathroom suite with large walk-in closet, small bedroom/office, washer/dryer, an additional 1.5 baths, and hardwood floors. The bottom floor features two large bedrooms and an additional large bathroom. The home also includes energy-efficient appliances, including a new HVAC and tankless water heater. The home is surrounded by mature trees, creating a private and serene escape. This home provides a perfect setting for families recently relocated to Bloomington, academics visiting Indiana University for sabbatical, and mature groups of graduate and international students. Available beginning August 1, 2017 and ending on July 31, 2018.
Contact Person: Ashlyn Nelson
Three bedroom, 2 bath unfurnished house available for rent in Gentry Estates on Bloomington’s East side. The home features a spacious living room and dining area, a bonus family room, and a basement which has a large room with bath and a walk out to fenced-in back yard, complete with a newly-constructed raised garden bed. Oversized 2-car garage, deck off the family room. Corner lot. Washer, dryer, refrigerator and dishwasher included. Beautiful, quiet, family-friendly neighborhood. Close to IU and College Mall shopping/dining. Available 7/27/17 – 7/27/18, initially as a full-year sublet. (More information available upon inquiry.) Pets considered, dependent upon management company discretion. Renter’s application required. Photos available upon request.
Rent: $1500/mo., plus utilities
Contact Person: Jason Nam
Large 3-bedroom tri-level located at 551 Clover Terrace. Two blocks from transit stop, 1.5 miles from IU Stadium. It has three bedrooms with hardwood floors, 2.5 baths with tiled floors, kitchen tiled, and carpet in family room, living room and dining area. House has central air and new gas furnace, new garage door with opener, and all appliances included (dishwasher, refrigerator, stove, washer/dryer). House offers large wooden deck, fenced yard and lots of extra storage inside and mini-barn outside. Pets considered.
Rent: $1300/mo., plus deposit, plus utilities
Phone: 812-219-6392, 812-333-8905
Remodeled, 2 bedroom and 2 bath historical home, in very quiet neighborhood for rent in Bloomington. Perfect for graduate students, visiting faculty, young professionals, home based worker(s), or a small family. Available now. Some of the features include: wood floors; newer appliances in kitchen and mudroom, including washer, dryer and dishwasher; freshly painted; beautiful limestone front porch with porch swing (and cushion/pillows); fenced-in backyard. Located 2 miles from IU Campus, one mile from I-37, on bus route. House has 2-car garage, porch swing and access to fire pit. Pet consider with references, an introduction to pet, and a deposit. There is a fenced-in backyard.
Rent: $1,125/mo., plus utilities. Weekly garbage removal and lawn care included in rent.
Contact Person: Patrick
Phone: 812-327-6135 (phone or text)
Three bedrooms, two baths, bonus sunroom, fireplace, outstanding location on the Southeast side of Bloomington, Child's Elementary district, two short blocks to lovely city park with tennis courts, near bus line to campus and downtown. Immediate occupancy, reasonably priced.
Rent: Contact for information
Contact Person: Pat
Fully furnished four bedroom, two-bath home available immediately for a one-year lease. Home is situated on lakefront property, an easy 20 minute drive from campus. Beautiful Lake Lemon (11th largest lake in Indiana) is located approximately 10 miles northeast of Bloomington. Dock with swimming area, boatlift and kayaks. Two bedrooms, one with king bed, one with twin and one bath on the main level along with a great room with huge windows overlooking the lake. The kitchen is fully equipped with newer appliances, all the dishes, pots and pans you would need and the giant screened in porch has a large table and comfy chairs. Downstairs is another sleeping area and a bathroom that walks out to the lake. A bunk house with king bed, TV and sitting area looks out onto the lake as well. We will consider well behaved pets. This home is available immediately for a one-year lease (negotiable).
Rent: $3,000/mo., includes all utilities, lawn care, garbage, internet and twice monthly cleaning (Fridays).
Contact Person: Bill
Beautiful light and bright fully-furnished home on the National Historic Register close to downtown in Bloomington’s Prospect Hill. The house will be available from late-December 17 to late July 2018 (some flexibility possible). The home is stylish and elegant and has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 very large home offices, a new eat-in kitchen, a large fenced yard with deck and grill, and off-street parking. Campus is an easy 20 minute walk through downtown, with trendy new coffee shops, Bloomingfoods Co-op, and the Farmers’ Market all within a few blocks. Photos available upon request.
Rent: $1500/mo., including utilities
Contact Person: Krista
Beautiful spacious house available in Hoosier Acres neighborhood for spring semester 2018. Bright, fully-furnished, 3600 square feet. 4 bedrooms (ground-floor master suite), 3.5 baths, large office with two separate work spaces, living room, family room, dining room. Fully updated kitchen with high quality appliances. Wooden floors throughout house; patio and professionally-landscaped large yard; treehouse and swing set; ample storage space; off-street parking. Central A/C, gas heat, W/D. Zoned for excellent schools (Rogers/Binford, Tri-North, North), with school bus stop on the block. Ten-minute drive to campus; 15-20 minute bike ride; close to city bus stop; easy access to shopping. Ideal for visiting scholars, faculty, or graduate students with family. No smoking; no pets. Available mid-January 2018 – mid-July 2018 (dates somewhat flexible). Lawn maintenance provided by owner. Please email for pictures or more information.
Rent: $2400/mo., plus utilities; one month security deposit (rent negotiable if fewer bedrooms are required).
Contact Person: Deborah