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
Apartment for rent, Fall Semester 2016. One bedroom furnished apartment; full kitchen, large living/dining room, bedroom and bathroom. All utilities included; wireless internet. Two miles south of College Mall. No smoking; no pets.
Contact Person: Dan
Large one bedroom 1 1/2 bath apartment for rent as of August 10th. Over 1100 sq. ft of living space, the Garden Terrace I is one of the largest 1 bedroom apartment homes for rent in Bloomington. Features include 9' ceilings, arched entryways, and open, inviting layout, large master with walk in closet, gas fireplace and deck and large kitchen.. Part of the MeadowCreek property. This is a sublet, approval of Meadowcreek Management is required. Lease expires on June 30, 2017, but can be renewed. You can find the apartment pictures and more details on URL provided.
Contact Person: Qiuping Yu
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: $850/mo., 1-month damage deposit
Contact Person: Dr. Brandon Hill
Easily walk to campus or downtown from this mostly furnished 2 bedroom, 2 ½ bath townhome. Located at 307 E 7th Street. Available August for a year. Only two blocks from the Memorial Union. Private 2 car parking garage with small courtyard and private patio. Elevated front porch. Lots of windows and airy and bright. All new refrigerator, gas stove, dishwasher, microwave, furnace, air conditioning. Washer and dryer. Excellent condition. Like new. Tastefully decorated, around 1500 sq ft.. Carpeted except for tile in kitchen, bathrooms. No smoking, no pets.
Contact Person: Katrina
Available for Summer 2016 and 2016-2017 academic year. Two furnished bedrooms in a house in quiet, suburban neighborhood. Close to College Mall, grocery stores, restaurants, and movie theater. One room is 14x11 ($475). Smaller room is 13.5x10 ft ($450). Shared bathroom. Campus bus route 3 blocks down on College Mall Road or a car can be parked in driveway or on the street. Some residents have opted to walk or ride their bikes to campus. Both rooms are carpeted and include all utilities, TV, wireless internet as well as the use of a large eat-in kitchen and washer/dryer. There are 2 friendly dogs ( shihtzus). Graduate students, visiting scholars, and IU faculty members have stayed here.
Contact Person: Mary
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
Available August 15, 2016 - May 15 2017 (start date somewhat negotiable, end date can be as early as March). Very large unfurnished or partially furnished bedroom in a sunny, spacious 1890s farmhouse on the West side. Huge wraparound porch with swing, hardwood floors throughout, large eat-in kitchen, two living room areas and dining area, big windows and high ceilings, central A/C and gas furnace, large yard with garden, washer/dryer, plenty of off-street parking and locked shed for bike parking. 2 miles from IU (right on the #2 busline or easy bikeride/drive to campus), great access to B-Line trail and IN-37 (until it becomes I-69). House to be shared with male professional (social worker) who works in town and one male graduate student. Both friendly and respectful. Bedroom is 16’ by 13’. No smoking, no pets. See Craigslist URL for photos.
Rent: $475/mo. plus utilities
Contact Person: Meg
One bedroom, fully furnished, 734 square ft. spacious unit including private living room, bathroom and laundry room. Flexible lease option. Kitchen is shared on the main level and is fully equipped. Hi-speed internet provided. Quiet, wooded neighborhood. Reserved Parking for tenant. No smoking. Minutes from College Mall and grocery stores and the University. Bloomington Transit line number 5 directly picks up at entrance into the neighborhood. Interested parties please contact via email.
Rent: $500/mo., plus 1/2 utilities
Contact Person: Donna
Large furnished bedroom and private bath in a quiet home less than one mile from campus in the Elm Heights neighborhood. Close to College Mall, grocery stores, downtown, and restaurants. One block away from campus bus route. Access available to the kitchen, living room and dining room. Off-street parking also available. Appliances include dishwasher, washer/dryer, microwave, and garbage disposal. Off-street parking is also available. The house is equipped with cable and wifi. Available Summer 2016 (dates flexible) for semester or academic year. Please contact me if you are interested in seeing the place or have any questions. Dogs negotiable. No cats, no smoking.
Rent: $700/mo., including utilities
Contact Person: Gina
Short-term rental, fully-furnished house, available May-June 2016. Great location in a quiet, safe, pleasant IU faculty neighborhood; walking distance to IU campus and Bryan Park swimming pool. Beautiful, spacious, and airy home 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. $1000 security deposit.
Contact Person: Susan
Two-three bedroom / 1.5 bath available August 1. Walk to campus and Bryan Park from this cozy one-story home on a quiet, residential street with off-street parking. Large private back yard. Living/dining room, kitchen with lots of cabinet space, laundry room with W/D, new hi-efficiency furnace, comfy family room, and bonus room. Hardwood floors throughout.
Close to campus – cozy 1950s bungalow. Available August 1, 2016. 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 fire place. 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 Veldkamp
Owner-occupied home in very good condition is now being offered for rent for the first time! You'll enjoy the quiet setting on an interior corner lot in popular Sherwood Oaks! Schools are: Childs Elementary, Jackson Creek Middle School and BL South High School. City parks are a short distance away, as is the YMCA. Three bedrooms and two full baths provide the space you like, and the living spaces provide plenty of flexibility to suit how you live your life. Appliances include fridge, oven, dishwasher, microwave and washer and dryer. This property is available now for a one year lease. Please note smoking and pets are not allowed. Come see today!
Contact Person: Mike
Lovely 3 bedroom, 1 bath home for incoming faculty or small Family, in Elm Heights, south west and walking/biking distance from IU campus. The home is well maintained and is on a nice bike lane/dog walking lane street. Just 8 blocks from Bryan Park, the home has a fenced in yard and roomie garage. Great light, wood floors, sunny back porch, and great neighbors. Large trees make the home cool in the summer, great big windows and charming 50's style. Landlord is a great caretaker and looking for a responsible and mature resident. Basic lawn-care required. Available Aug. 1, 2016-Aug. 1, 2017. Happy to send photos as needed. Questions? Please contact.
Contact Person: Carissa Carman
Available starting July 2016, 7 bedroom, 6 bath, 10,295 sq ft. This meticulous custom estate home combines old world elegance, high-end finishes and open entertaining spaces beautifully. This limestone European inspired home on over 5.6 acres has wooded privacy and yet is just five minutes from the Indiana University campus. It's difficult to describe the superb finishes and craftsmanship of this home. It greets you with an open entry curved marble stairwell and heated Italian marble in the two-story great room. A wall of glass showcases the custom carved limestone terrace and gardens with pool. The home features four fireplaces, an entertaining kitchen with custom cherry cabinetry, Dacor gas cooktop, stone counter tops, prep sink, double ovens, professional appliances, built-in planning desk, and stunning Pella windows with Pella blinds. The main level features a handsome two-story den with beautiful custom carved wood working, book cases and library. The main level also hosts a master bedroom/guest bedroom suite, a sun room formal parlor, a gorgeous dining room with lighted niche details, a butler's pantry, a large scale walk in pantry with extra refrigerators and floor-to-ceiling shelving. Brazilian cherry flooring enhances entertaining areas and the warm sunny great room with fireplace and with adjacency to kitchen. The secondary stair to the upper level connects to the gallery overlook connecting the upper level bedrooms. The primary master suite has luxury appointments that include private balcony, fireplace, and sumptuous master bath. The spa bath provides porcelain heated tile flooring, gorgeous walk in shower with body jets, rope lighting for accent, bidet, porcelain steam shower, jetted spa tub and over scaled walk in dressing room with separate closet areas within the dressing room. All of the bedrooms are en suite and have walk in storage and those on the west and south side of the home have balcony access. The garden level walk out area of the home has an additional lower level wet bar and kitchen area for entertaining. This cabinetry and bar was custom designed and inspired by an historic New Orleans landmark. This media space in the lower level has advanced electronics components that convey with the home. There is a lower level gym, a lower level in-law suite, and a barrel roofed wine tasting room designed to keep wine at the appropriate temperatures. This Lanam Ridge home is located just east of Bloomington near College Mall, Indiana University, and cultural activities.
Contact Person: Jeff Franklin
Unfurnished, 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 1 level home in the friendly and convenient eastside Gentry Honours neighborhood. Wonderful open and bright floor plan features tall ceilings, abundant storage, a lovely large eat-in kitchen, sunroom, laundry/mud room, screened porch, deck, fenced yard, play set and oversized garage. Fabulous neighbors, great schools (Rogers/Binford, Tri-North, North), and near city bus, 2.5 miles to campus. No smokers, no cats. Available August, annual term, renewable.
Looking for someone to take over my lease for 2016-2017. The house has three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The master bedroom is spacious at 10'10"x12'6" - a total of 280 sq. inches. It has two lovely windows (one facing south and the other facing west), a closet, and a private bathroom. The medium size room is 10'5"x10'10" - a total of 255 sq. inches. The smallest room is 8'10"x8'10" - a total of 212 sq. inches. The house has lovely natural light. There is a front room, huge living room with fireplace, a kitchen (unfortunately no dishwasher), along with a large storage closet, a laundry room with hook-ups for washer and dryer, off-street parking (driveway sans garage), and a nice backyard with patio and shed. The neighborhood is located across from the Cascades Golf Park and is very safe; on city bus line. No pets or smoking allowed. Available 8/1/16 – 8/1/17; move-in date around 8/1-8/8. See Craigslist URL for pictures.
Rent: $930/mo. with security depost of 1 month's rent.
Contact Person: Katie
Two bedroom, one bedroom bungalow available August 2016. Beautifully remodeled bungalow in quiet neighborhood close to campus (2 miles) and I-37 (1 mile). This newly remodeled 2 bedroom/1 bath home has tons of character. The home was renovated in the summer of 2012. The kitchen was completely remodeled along with the bathroom. The home has a beautiful front porch, sky light in kitchen, built in bookshelf, and a one-car attached garaged. Perfect for grad student or visiting faculty. Cosmetic and structural upgrades were made to the rest of the home to make it a neighborhood gem. All new appliances including washer and dryer in garage. May consider a tenant with a cat or dog with additional deposit and meeting your animal. Call or text for more information or to arrange a private viewing. More details and photos at URL provided.
Two bedroom/2 bath historic bungalow available August 2016. Recently remodeled, 2 bedroom and 2 bath historical home, in very quiet neighborhood for rent in Bloomington. Perfect for graduate students, visiting faculty, or a small family. Available early-August. 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; 2-miles from IU Campus, one mile from I-37; on bus route; 2 car garage. Pet consider with references, an introduction to pet, and a deposit. There is a fenced-in backyard. More details and photos at URL provided.
Rent: $1,125/mo. plus utilities. Weekly garbage removal and lawn care included in rent
Historic home in Bloomington's near west side available for year-long rental August 1, 2016 through July 31, 2017. Elegant, spacious (1700 sq. ft.) two-bedroom/one bath home in desirable location just blocks from courthouse square, B-line trail, and farmers' market; 20-minute walk to campus. This beautifully restored and maintained gingerbread house with steamboat porch perched above leafy block of similarly well-kept homes boasts hardwood floors, 12-foot ceilings, huge windows and generous-sized rooms. Updated bathroom and farmhouse-style kitchen with modern amenities. Washer and dryer, radiator heat, ceiling fans in every room. Wooden deck off kitchen leads to large fenced-in backyard with mature trees, garden shed, and opportunities for gardening. References checked. Please contact via email for more information. Pictures available on URL provided.
Rent: $1250/mo., with one-month deposit
Charming two bedroom one bath house very close to Bryan Park available July 15th (possibly earlier) for a year-long lease. Bright with lots of windows, hardwood floors, central air for A/C and heat, set back from the street in a little oasis among the trees. Off-street parking (uncovered, garage not included), breezeway, washer/dryer, dishwasher, tub/shower, private fenced-in backyard & patio (6 ft fence), brand new roof, and full unfinished basement for storage. Beginning date: July 18, 2016; ending date: July 17, 2016.
Rent: $1200/mo., plus utilities
Contact Person: Linda Baden
Charming three bedroom, one bath ranch on Bloomington's east side. Conveniently located in the Green Acres neighborhood, this house sits just off of 3rd Street and is very close to the bus route, College Mall and the IU Campus. Ideal for graduate students and/or a young family looking for a quiet, family-friendly environment. Lawn care and snow removal provided. Home comes with large backyard, patio, and carport. Amenities include: hardwood floors, new granite countertop and dishwasher, microwave, refrigerator, range, washer and dryer. No pets allowed. Ready for mid-August move in. Please call for more information.
Rent: Rent is $1350/month plus utilities (gas, electric, water), TV/internet and trash stickers.