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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  • Two bedroom apartment (1600 sq. ft) in quiet wooded area, 15 minutes to campus and downtown. 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 small second bedroom. 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 10 minutes to campus. Pets considered with deposit. To see photos and more information see listing at URL provided in the short term/sublet section.

    Rent: $ 950/mo., includes all utilities, cable and wifi. Security deposit $950
    Contact Person: Daniel
    Phone: 310-755-5039
    Website: http://www.rentbloomington.com

  • 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 20th of May to the 31st of August 2016. 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). Dates are flexible.  A car is also available (for additional fee).  

    Rent: $1200/mo. (negotiable)
    Contact Person: Filomena
    Phone: 812-855-1021
    Email: figarcia@indiana.edu

  • Available early August.  Clean, bright 2 BD, 2 BTHRM, 1600 sq. ft. downtown condo on “B-Line” at Madison Park Condominiums. Unfurnished. Open floor plan with large front bay windows, parquet floors, large deck, finished basement, attached one-car garage with second space behind.  Includes W/D, AC, & DW.  Major grocery chain (Kroger), international market (Sahara Mart), and town square within 1-2 blocks; Westside Coop within 4, and IU’s “Sample Gates” within 7. One year lease and one month’s security deposit required.  Photos upon request. No smoking. No pets.

    Rent: $1200/mo., plus utilities
    Contact Person: Kelly Sax
    Phone: 812-360-5260
    Email: ksax@indiana.edu

  • Rental unit at Oaklawn Circle. 3407 Oaklawn Circle. 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.

    Rent: $850/mo.
    Contact Person: Manuel Diaz-Campos
    Phone: 812-361-9147

  • 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 a basement area. 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 August. One month's rent deposit required. Very attractive! The unit comes with stove, washer, dryer, dishwasher, microwave, and garbage disposal.

    Rent: $1250/mo.
    Contact Person: Manuel Diaz-Campos
    Phone: 812-361-9147

  • 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
    Phone: 219-508-1075
    Email: brjhill@indiana.edu

  • 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.

    Rent: $475/$450
    Contact Person: Mary
    Phone: 812-369-5484
    Email: laruemary@att.net

  • 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
    Phone: 812-360-5787

  • 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
    Phone: 410-279-6881
    Email: marenber@indiana.edu
    Website: https://bloomington.craigslist.org/roo/5637799978.html

  • 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
    Phone: 812-322-1598
    Email: daviscd@indiana.edu

  • 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
    Phone: 201-953-4967
    Email: gifletch@indiana.edu
    Website: https://airbnb.com/rooms/11889179?i=10&ref_device_id=a4d0a9ece5cf91f6b5b9ec24a0c798ab0ebb54ec&s=1&user_id=4806190

  • 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.

    Rent: $1750/mo.
    Contact Person: Susan
    Email: herring@indiana.edu
    Website: http://ella.slis.indiana.edu/~herring/housepix.2015.html

  • Charming 3 bedroom, 2 bath unfurnished house available for a yearly renewable lease August 1, 2016 – July 31, 2017  (early move-in and rental possible beginning May 1) .  Quiet neighborhood located a few blocks south of the Jacobs School of Music and within a mile of the Law School and Optometry School.   The entire house was renovated a few years ago, including new cabinets, countertops, and appliances (refrigerator, dishwasher, oven, and microwave) in the eat-in kitchen.  Refinished hardwood floors are in the living room, dining area, and bedrooms with vinyl floors in the kitchen and bathrooms.  The main bath has a tub/shower.  The second bathroom is off the master bedroom with a stall shower.  A washer and dryer are in the large unfinished basement.  The house has central A/C and gas heat, a carport/driveway that accommodates three cars, and a lovely yard (lawn care included in rent).  No pets and no smoking, please.

    Rent: $1375/mo., plus utilities and one month security deposit
    Contact Person: Donna
    Phone: 812-856-2826
    Email: dnagy@indiana.edu

  • Enjoy quiet nights and peaceful weekends in a beautiful house in a rural setting, less than 15 minutes from campus. We have a furnished house for rent. Built in 2008, the house, on 5.5 acres of land, has three bedrooms (one currently used as an office), a fully-equipped kitchen with granite countertops, a high-ceiling living room, and a spacious play area in the basement. The house has hardwood floors, a dining room, large windows, and an ample deck, with a pleasant view. 2 and ½ bathrooms. It also has a 2-car garage.  Available August 1 2016 -July 31, 2017.

    Rent: $2000/mo., includes internet, alarm system, and trash removal. One month deposit required.
    Email: egouldp@gmail.com

  • Furnished 1,436 sq ft ranch house in peaceful, leafy East side neighborhood, with many faculty. Three bedrooms, 1.5 baths, 0.71 acre lot, fully fenced backyard with gazebo and stone patio. Sunporch, half-finished basement, 1 car garage. Runtal radiator heating plus Mitsubishi cooling/heating system. Close to IU campus (1.6 miles), walkable/bikable through pleasant neighborhood; 0.6 miles to a major grocery store, 1.2 miles to College Mall. Walking distance to banks, clinics, and restaurants. Rogers/Binford elementary (12 minute walk), Jackson Creek middle, and South High school districts. Lease to begin August (day negotiable), for one year period, extendable by mutual agreement. Owners looking for responsible family with strong affiliation to Bloomington area, with good references and credit rating, who will take good care of the house. No smokers please.

    Rent: $1,550/mo. (including Internet), plus utilities. Deposit equal to one month rent.
    Contact Person: Okcha
    Phone: 812-339-4514
    Email: oca369@gmail.com
    Website: https://sites.google.com/site/temprent8/

  • Walk to campus from this sunny, quiet, 2400 sq. ft. home with 3-4 bedrooms, 1-2 offices, dining room, living room, play room, work room, 2 full baths (one w/jetted tub), and sunny eat-in kitchen with upgraded appliances. The home sits on a lovely wooded lot walking distance to Indiana University, two parks, a pool, and public transportation around the corner. It features two large decks with gorgeous views of a nature conservancy. Additional amenities include a screened-in porch, two stone fireplaces, multiple skylights, hardwood floors, washer/dryer, central AC, and fabulous bird watching. Excellent school district: Rogers-Binford Elementary, Jackson Creek Middle School, and Bloomington South High School. Ideal for couples, families and/or responsible graduate students. Available July 2016. Renewable one-year lease.

    Rent: $1625/mo. Renter responsible for utilities.
    Contact Person: Debra
    Email: debra@ungercounseling.net
    Website: http://tinyurl.com/kjtf3qu

  • 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.

    Rent: $1275/mo.
    Email: myersk@indiana.edu

  • 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
    Phone: 812-219-3604
    Email: veldkamp@indiana.edu

  • 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!

    Rent: $1650/mo.
    Contact Person: Mike
    Phone: 812-219-4829
    Email: mike@sigrealty.net
    Website: http://www.homefinder.org/public/buy-details.asp?sTransactionNumber=201624302

  • 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.

    Rent: $980/mo.
    Contact Person: Carissa Carman
    Phone: 805-377-6613
    Email: clcarman@indiana.edu

  • 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. 

    Rent: $5000/mo.
    Contact Person: Jeff Franklin
    Phone: 812-360-5333
    Email: jeff@jeffsells.com
    Website: http://www.zillow.com/homes/3746-commodore-trail-bloomington-IN-47408_rb/?fromHomePage=true&shouldFireSellPageImplicitClaimGA=false

  • 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.

    Rent: $1800/mo., plus utilities
    Contact Person: Meredith
    Phone: 812-340-4712
    Email: merepete@indiana.edu
    Website: http://1drv.ms/1EnND0Y

  • 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
    Phone: 812-929-2951
    Email: kate42714@gmail.com
    Website: http://bloomington.craigslist.org/apa/5637236838.html