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
- Available December 30; end of availability June 2017 (you can renew the lease in June if you want to stay on). One bedroom apartment available at Fountain Park Apartments for Spring 2017. Fountain Park is quiet, clean and safe, and the apartments are well-maintained. It's the perfect place for people who want to live in a quiet, peaceful environment. Since I am in a hurry to leave Bloomington, you can have all the existing furnishings in the apartment for free (including some nice paintings and a gorgeous cabinet).
Contact Person: Maria
Available from January 2, 2017 to May 31, 2017 or July 31, 2017. One bedroom apartment in Redwood Apartments complex. Located four blocks from Maurer School of Law.
Rent: $740/mo. including $15 for water. Application/deposit fee $200
Contact Person: Walton Muyumba
Affordable one bedroom flat comes tastefully furnished and includes all utilities plus WiFi internet and cable. Pay one bill for everything! New apartment includes a fully loaded kitchen, stacked washer/dryer, key fob entry lock, ceiling fans and 2 flat screen TVs. Available Jan 1 – July 28.
Contact Person: Nia Barberousse
Available July through February (exact dates are negotiable and easily can be August-December for a student/faculty only interested in a Fall semester sublet). One bedroom apartment available on the second floor of the Uptown Apartments, right above the Uptown Cafe on Kirkwood. My apartment is a 10-minute walk from the IMU, and is two blocks away from Bus 6, servicing IMU, Wells, and Eigenmann. The apartment would be fully furnished (bed and mattress, couch, coffee table, dinner table, shelves, TV and DVD/VHS player), or I can put some of the furniture in storage. Monthly rate is $795, $15 for internet, and utilities (water is usually about $20, and summer electricity is about $30, fall is $20, winter is $50). Cats allowed for $15/mo. If needed, parking garage on Walnut and 4th is $40/mo, and a block away and convenient. For more information contact via email.
Rent: See description
Contact Person: Emerson Richards
Furnished, 2-BR, 2-BA first floor condo available June 1, 2016 at Eagle Pointe golf community. Tastefully decorated condo with direct view and patio on the 18th hole fairway. Includes in unit W/D and dishwasher. Ideal for visiting faculty, grad students, and new IU employees. Includes two bedroom sets (queen/king memory foam), all kitchen accessories, dishes, pots and pans. Open concept living room/dining room/kitchen with a wood burning fireplace and 47in flat screen TV. Additional amenities include: swimming pool access, 24-hour gated security, clubhouse with restaurant and bar, minutes from Lake Monroe and waterfront activities, parks. 15-20 minutes from downtown Bloomintgon and IUB campus. Rent includes sewer, trash removal, landscape and yard maintenance, and snow removal. Renter to pay electric and water. Small dog or cat negotiable with additional deposit.
Rent: $1000/mo. (not including internet and utility)
Contact Person: Ying
Rental unit at Stella Ridge. This townhouse is located 10 minutes away from Indiana University in 3803 Cobble Creek. It has 3 bedrooms and, 2 1/2 baths. 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 in March. 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
This townhouse is great! It has open floor plan offers a huge eat-in kitchen with plenty of cabinet space, two bedrooms, two full baths, a powder room (half bath), ample pantry space, laundry room, bright natural light and so much more. And it's all built over a large basement/one-car garage. It has profile GE stainless appliances, ceiling fans throughout, insulated double-hung windows, rich chocolate brown hard wood flooring in the living room, ceramic tile in the bathrooms and kitchen, cabinets, granite counter-tops, under the counter double sink, carpet in the bedrooms, second floor washer and dryer and awesome paint colors. Location is great, convenient to walking trails, grocery stores, Summit Ridge Elementary School, Bloomington's west side commerce and 2 minutes to highway 37. Available in March 2017. Pets considered with extra deposit.
Rent: $1150/mo., one month rent deposit.
Contact Person: Sam
Available January 2017. Two furnished bedrooms in a one-floor, three-bedroom house in quiet, suburban, IU faculty neighborhood. Close to College Mall, grocery stores, restaurants, and movie theater. One room is 14 x 11 ft ($500). Smaller room is 13.5 x 10 ft ($475). Renters share a bathroom. Campus bus route 3 blocks down on College Mall Road or a car can be parked in the driveway or on the street. Some residents have opted to walk or ride their bike to campus. Both rooms are carpeted and include all utilities, TV, internet, as well as the use of a large eat-in kitchen and washer/dryer. There are two small friendly dogs (shih tzus). Graduate students, visiting scholars, and IU faculty members have stayed here. Short-term stays welcome. Ideal for visiting scholars or those only needing to stay for a single semester. Photos of the rooms and house are available upon request.
Contact Person: Mary
Available December 2016. One fully furnished bedroom in a townhouse apartment in East Bloomington. The apartment is a two bedroom townhouse in Knightridge Apartments. It has 1 1/2 baths, with a kitchen and living area downstairs. The complex has a pool and is located about two miles east of campus. It is the last stop for the 6 bus, which runs every 20 minutes during the school year. The apartment has its own washer and dryer (which can be hard to come by in this town), a patio frequented by squirrels, chipmunks, and birds (giving the allusion of being among nature), a sound system, a movie projector for the occasional movie night, and one personable cat. I am a 35 year old male doctoral student in Sociology with an interest in aesthetics and cultural tastes. I love to bake and enjoy cooking elaborate meals. As such, the kitchen stays pretty well stocked both with ingredients and with utensils and appliances. I have one cat who mostly just lays around but nevertheless makes for good company. I tend to clean as a means of procrastination so the downstairs stays pretty tidy. I also have a car and make frequent trips to the grocery store, so if you don't have a car or would like to carpool that could easily be arranged. I am asking for $400 a month flat rate, including water, electricity, and internet. I am open to international students, as well as people of any gender, race, or sexual orientation.
Rent: $400/mo., includes utilities and internet.
Contact Person: Jacob Miller
$500 cash back!!! Need female sublet ASAP! One room available - 3106 E Stratum Way. Five minutes walk to bus stop 9, 9L, 3 (takes 10-15 minutes to campus). Close to Kroger, AMC, College Mall. Two bedrooms, 2 private bathrooms. I will leave several of my cooking and baking stuffs, shower curtain, small white selves, mirror, 2 pillows, hangers, and many more. Available to move in Dec 17th. Fully furnished. Lease ends July 2017.
Rent: Contact for information
Available Spring Semester Only: Queen size bedroom with shared bath within walking distance to campus January 1- May 30. One bedroom with shared bath in gorgeous house 1 mile from Campus near Bryan Park in South Dunn Street neighborhood. Home has large kitchen, dining, and family room and all standard amenities including washer/drier, dishwasher, disposal, ceiling fans, piano. Very quiet neighbors and roommates (including Eddie, a lovely and responsible opera major from the Jacobs school of music). For pictures, please go to URL provided. Please note that the pictures indicate a fall rental but I am extending it to the spring.
Available Spring Semester Only: Queen size bedroom with Private Bath within walking distance to campus January- May. One bedroom plus private bath in gorgeous house 1 mile from Campus near Bryan Park in South Dunn Street neighborhood. Home has large kitchen, dining, and family room. Includes all standard amenities plus Washer/drier, dishwasher, disposal, ceiling fans, piano. No TV. Very quiet neighbors and roommates (including Eddie, a lovely and responsible opera major from the Jacobs school of music). For pictures, please go to URL provided. Please note that even though the link says fall, this is for the spring.
Available immediately: one fully furnished bedroom in a tidy three bedroom, 1.5 bath house. Ideal for short or medium length visiting scholar stays (1-6 weeks), although longer term may be negotiable. The house includes off-street parking, hardwood floors, laundry, gas grill, #1 N. bus stop in front yard, a remodeled cook’s kitchen, and is within walking distance of a grocery store. Just 3 miles from the IU campus. Nearby access to park with walking and running trails. House is shared with ABD anthropologist and her two sweet cats. One bedroom is an office that may be shared as well. I love my home and meeting new people and am looking for a guest that is respectful, clean, professional and a great housemate.
Rent: $175/week (all utilities included); plus $200 security deposit and $25 cleaning fee (one time)
Contact Person: Sara
Looking for female grad student or faculty member to share beautiful five bedroom, three bath east side home. Only resident female homeowner. Large private furnished bedroom and semi-private bath with AC, WD, kitchen privileges, large swimming pool, fireplace, upright grand piano, TV, DSL). Spacious house with lots of separate living areas. Private backyard, deck and garden in quiet residential neighborhood. Five-minute drive to campus (or 10-minute bike ride). Bus picks up just two blocks away. Close to College Mall. Plenty of parking. Resident cat. No smokers, no additional pets, please. Available now. International students welcome! Please contact via email to find out more.
Rent: $550/mo., includes all utilities
Contact Person: Lynn
Available May 7, 2017 - July 31, 2017: Subletting a room at the Village at Muller Park in a 4 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom, fully furnished townhouse. The Village at Muller Park is located at 500 South Muller Parkway near a variety of restaurants and shopping. The complex has a clubhouse which includes billiards, nice pool. hammocks, TVs, tanning beds, and computers. There is a fitness center, outdoor basketball courts, and study area. Parking is available at an additional cost. The townhouse is 1700 square feet with large kitchen, table, chairs, microwave, dishwasher, and refrigerator. The living room is equipped with a couch, chair, coffee table, and TV. The bedroom has full bed, large closet, personal bathroom.
Rent: $541/mo., plus utilities
Contact Person: Arielle Martin
Fabulous house in a great neighborhood. Four bedroom, 2.5-bathroom, two-story, 2500-sf house with a hot tub in the Gentry Honors neighborhood on the east side. Fully furnished, near bus line, 5-minute drive to campus. Ideal for visiting scholars. Available August 2017 to June 2018.
Lovely 3-4 bedroom, 3 bath, bi-level home available on Bloomington’s south side from February 2-March 31. Ideal location in Sycamore Knolls (walking distance to Child’s Elementary school and Southeast Park), close to bus route, College Mall, and 10 minutes from the IU Campus by car. Ideal for visiting faculty or family needing short-term accommodations. House features a screened porch, fenced back yard, and woodstove and is fully furnished. No smoking or pets allowed. Please call for more information.
Rent: $1500/mo., including utilities (gas, electric, water), TV and internet.
Contact Person: Terri
Phone: 812-334-0565, 812-360-9860
Large sunny single-family home for rent from mid-October 2017 to end-of-June 2018. An earlier start date to coincide with the beginning of the fall semester is negotiable. The living area is on three levels. Main level with kitchen, dining room, TV room, living room, bedroom, bathroom. Upper level with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and one study. Lower level with recreational room, exercise room, study and bathroom. There is a large swimming pool (with automatic cover) that can be opened in early May (weather allowing) and an outdoor hot tub. If you opt to open the pool we will give you detailed instructions on how to care for it. In the living room there is a grand piano (Steinway O-180) and a hi-fi system. There is a three car garage and we have two cars (Prius and Jeep) which we plan to leave in the driveway, leaving two useable garages. Use of the cars is negotiable. In the winter the tenants have to clear the sidewalk in case of snow. Leaf removal will be arranged by us. In the spring the tenants should mow the lawn at least every two weeks (takes about an hour); a local company will start up and set the irrigation system. We have two very personable outdoor/indoor cats that we wish the tenant to take care of (feed once a day, let the cats in at least for the night). If this is a problem, we will try to re-home the cats. The neighborhood is Hyde Park and is about 2 miles from the main IU campus; we have a couple of bicycles that the tenant can use. The house is situated in a non-thru street with little traffic. There are nearby parks one of which is within walking distance.
Rent: $3000/mo. including utilities, internet, weekly cleaning, leaf removal, pool opening costs
Contact Person: Enrico
Close to campus – Cozy 1950s bungalow. Available month-by-month or longer-term stay. Five minute walk to campus. This fully renovated home is a contemporary retreat with a large eat-in kitchen (gas range, microwave, dishwasher, and island with a prep-sink). The open-concept living room and dining room is a large space anchored by a limestone fireplace. The back of the home is a den/office, guest room, full guest bathroom, and an extra-large master suite with a newly renovated spa bathroom including a walk-in rain shower. The master closet is a room in itself. The home is fully furnished with contemporary and comfortable furniture (down couch). 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: $2,625 /mo., includes utilities, wireless internet, TV (rent may be negotiable for longer stays)
Contact Person: Steve
Experience the country setting of a 3-bedroom house, 1 full bath and 2 half baths on a quiet 2 acre lot located one block from the IU Stadium. The home features a spacious floor plan, hardwood floors, basement, workshop, 2-car garage and many upgrades throughout. Yard service is provided. Tenant is responsible for utilities; gas, water/sewer, electric, and cable/internet. Photos are available upon request by contacting IU Real Estate.
Contact Person: IU Real Estate
Quiet neighborhood near IU campus – home for rent (921 S. Eastside Drive, Bloomington). Fifteen-minute walk to campus, close to Jacobs School of Music; 8-minute walk to Binford elementary. House has 3BR, 2 full baths, newly refinished oak floors. Fenced in back yard, quiet neighborhood. Big basement, lots of storage area, 2-car garage, washer/dryer, and deck. Pets negotiable. Does not include utilities. Available: July 1, 2017.
Contact Person: Greg Burdulis
Two bedroom, one bath house in Elm Heights. Only a 9-minute walk to campus. Big screened-in porch great for writing and social gatherings. Full basement with washer and dryer. Can be furnished or unfurnished during the sublet. Opportunities for gardening in the large backyard. Landlord covers mowing expenses. Pets negotiable (note: the yard is not fenced in). Available from April 2017 to July 31, 2017, with the option to renew the lease the following year.
Contact Person: Cara
Available May 1 to July 31 2017- Large single-family home in Canada Park on bus routes. Main level with kitchen, family room, dining room and half bath. Upper level with three bedrooms and two full baths. Two cars garage. Use of cars negotiable. Home is in a cul-de-sac. Olcott Park is within 5 minutes walking distance. House is within 5 minutes from bus stop (routes 5 and 8), giving direct access to campus and shopping area on east side. Price and dates negotiable. Additional pictures available upon request.
Rent: $1500/mo., including utilities, internet, weekly cleaning, lawn mowing
Contact Person: Marta
Unfurnished bungalow (3 bedrooms and 1 and 1-1/2 bath, 1400 sq. ft.) w/ appliances included, located at 917 North Maple St. Hardwood floors and 8-9 foot ceilings. Aesthetically appealing, lots of light. There's a large "bonus" room/sunroom with a stone floor plus the living room. Large kitchen: 22 cabinets, lots of counter space, new SS refrigerator, gas stove. One full bathroom w/ bathroom closet, one 1/2 bath and full basement. Gas heat, energy efficient thermostat and central A/C. Main floor laundry with clothes washer and new gas dryer. Privacy fenced backyard w/outdoor shed for storage. Quiet neighborhood. Many perennial flowers. City bus stop close. Ten minute walk downtown; ten minute bike to center IU campus. Near Upland Brewery, Showers Building and Saturday Farmers Market. Minimum 1 year lease: available 8/1/17 thru 7/31/18. Deposit: $1200. due at lease signing. No Pets. Renters application required. Call 24 hour notice before showing.
Rent: $1200/mo., plus utilities
House (3-4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2100 sq. ft. with attached 1 car garage) located at 818 E. Maxwell Lane available. Huge second story deck faces Bryan Park's North side. Six blocks from IU Law/Swain Hall. Three bedrooms, 2 bathrooms with both upstairs and downstairs living rooms each w/ fireplace. Or can use house as 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms with the 4th bedroom larger and w/ fireplace. Hardwood floors, new energy efficient windows, 8 ft ceilings, 3 skylights, lots of light. Abuts Bryan Park's quietest side, great views toward the South across park. Modern kitchen, granite w/ cherry cabinets/SS fridge/ trash compactor. Gas stove, gas heat, new washer and dryer. Many perennials. Great neighborhood. Minimum 1 year lease Available: 8/15/17 - 8/14/18. Deposit: $2400. Due at lease signing. No pets. Renters application required.
Rent: $2400/mo., plus utilities
Ideal for families: A beautiful 3-bedroom single family house in the family-friendly neighborhood of Winslow farm. The house is equipped with all the appliances and has 2 full baths on two floors and a half bath, a 2-car garage with shelving and a large beautiful deck. The master bedroom comes with a walk-in closet with plenty of space and shelves. Two bedrooms upstairs have big closets and lots of light during the day. The house is located at Laurelwood Drive and it’s only a few minute walk from YMCA. Driving to grocery stores is only a few minutes (Lucky’s Market, Southside Kroger and College Mall). You will be steps away from the ice skating arena and Winslow walking trails. For enquiries, please email or text. Available from April to August 2017. Extending after August is negotiable.
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. One year lease beginning August1, 2017.
Contact Person: Dan
Charming 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom cottage-style home, located less than one mile from campus in the Elm Heights neighborhood. Hardwood floors throughout and recently renovated. Amenities include: fridge, microwave, dishwasher, ceiling fan, central air/heat, washer and dryer, covered parking for one car and additional uncovered spaces for up to 2 cars. The home also features a fully fenced back yard and two outdoor patio spaces. No smoking indoors. No cats; dogs negotiable with additional deposit. Available August 5, 2017 for full academic year. Email or call if you would like to see the home. Pictures available on URL provided.
Rent: $1800/mo., plus utilities
Contact Person: Gina