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
Luxury 2 bedroom, 2 full bath apartment with stunning views of downtown. The apartment is located in the center of downtown, across from Bloomingfoods and one block from all major restaurants. Available from July 31st (we're flexible on move-in dates). Amenities include: huge windows that bring a lot of natural light -- 10ft. ceilings -- wood floors -- ceiling fans in all rooms -- limestone countertops -- washer/dryer in unit -- walk-in closet -- covered parking directly attached to the building -- trash chute access on each floor. Cats are permissible for a small fee. Recycling is available to residents.
Rent: $1425/mo., $500 deposit
Contact Person: Ahmad Lashkaripour
Sublet available January, 2016, or earlier by negotiation. Luxury, 7th floor, 2 bedroom, 2 full bath apartment with terrific views of Bloomington. Situated in the heart of downtown, close to the B-line trail, iconic restaurants and bars, and Bloomingfoods. Amenities include: large windows that provide a profusion of natural light; 10 ft. ceilings; wood floors; ceiling fans in all rooms; limestone countertops; washer/dryer in unit; walk-in closet; covered parking directly attached to the building; trash chute. Will be of interest to faculty (permanent or visiting), graduate students, and professionals.
Rent: $1430/mo., with $500 deposit
Contact Person: Betsy
Available November 1, 2015 – July 31, 2016. Looking for someone to TAKE OVER my two bedroom apartment lease located at Meadow Park Apartments. The total rent is $692.00 (includes water). There is a $30 application fee for each individual that must be approved by the management office before the lease can be transferred over to you. Benefits and incentives include: First month rent FREE!, No security deposit, Pet fee already paid for in advance, so if you have a dog or cat, you don't need to put down a pet deposit. I.U.Faculty-Staff get $25 off per month. The apartment features extra storage and closet space, central AC & Heat, plenty of parking. The Campus 6 shuttle stops right in front of the apartment complex every 15 minutes. The apartment is located on the East side of campus and is not too far from Target, Kroger, and College Mall. It’s a quiet neighborhood far from the bustle and noise of downtown. Please call or text if interested. The sublease is available November 1st, but I am preferably looking for someone to take over the apartment by Spring semester. Date of move in is negotiable. Happy to answer any questions!
Rent: See description
Contact Person: Erica
Wanted: Spring Semester Subletters. Available: January 1 2016- July 31 2016. This is a charming apartment at a great locations--just a five minute walk to campus and two blocks north of Kirkwood. 2 bed, 1 bath, AC, WiFi, lots of closet space, hardwood floors, and quiet neighbors. Pets are allowed, but there are none currently living here, so pet dandruff is not a problem. This is a great place to spend the semester! Possibility of furnished or unfurnished. We are looking for subletters because we will be studying abroad Spring semester, otherwise I would not want to leave this apartment! Please contact me with questions--we are very flexible and want to make sure that your needs are met.
Contact Person: Carolyn
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 now. 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
Rental unit at Oaklawn Circle 3424. This townhouse is located 10 minutes away from Indiana University in Oakland Circle Street. It has two bedrooms, 1 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 for occupancy February 8, 2010. 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
Phone: 812-361-9147, 812-339-5628
Sublease available September 2015: 2BR/2.5 BA townhouse in Steeplechase Apartments community. Located on the south side of Bloomington near Olcott Park with direct city bus connection to IU campus / downtown and east side / College Mall. The townhouse offers about 1,200 sq ft. A floor plan ('The Aintree') and community features can be found online at URL provided. Among them are washer/dryer, air condition, pool, fitness room and tennis court. The townhouse is unfurnished but there is a chance to buy some furniture, small electrical appliances and lamps as we will move to Europe. The townhouse also comes with an attached garage. IU faculty/ staff/ students may qualify for an additional $25 discount. No deposit required.
Rent: $1189/mo. (includes water and attached garage), additional $25 IU discount possible
Contact Person: Mathias Wagner
Available November 7, 2015 through August 2016. Monthly lease is also an option. Two furnished bedrooms on first floor of house in a quiet, suburban, IU faculty neighborhood. Close to College Mall and grocery stores. Campus bus route 4 blocks down on College Mall Road. Some tenants have opted to walk or ride their bike to campus. Larger room is 16 x 13 feet with a private bathroom ($550). Smaller room is 14 x 11 feet with a separate shared bathroom ($475). Both rooms are carpeted and include all utilities, TV, and wireless internet as well as the use of a large, eat-in kitchen and washer/dryer. There are 2 small friendly dogs (shih-tzus). Graduate students, visiting scholars, and IU faculty members have stayed here.
Rent: See description
Contact Person: Mary
Large five-bedroom home situated between IU Bloomington campus and College Mall. Seeking renter for one bedroom of the home for at least one year. Bedroom is sizeable with two closets and private bathroom attached. Original hardwood floors throughout. Renter will share the rest of the home including kitchen, living room, office, deck/patio, and two-car garage with owner, who is a recent law school graduate and new attorney for the IU Foundation. Availability: August 1, 2015-August 1, 2016 and beyond.
Contact Person: Jason R. Sprinkle
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
Located on a lovely, quiet street two blocks from campus, on Rose Ave. on the lower floor of a faculty member’s house with a separate entrance. Shared common bathroom, laundry, and kitchen facilities elsewhere in the house. Furnished bedroom, living room, small bathroom, microwave, coffee maker, refrigerator. Lease for one year, beginning Sept. 1, 2015. For one person only. No pets, no smoking. Birds and bunnies visit the backyard pond in the private fenced yard with raspberries, pear trees. Photos provided on request. References required. Heating, air-conditioning, utilities, washer/dryer, off-street parking, wireless broad band internet, and tv-cable included.
Rent: $650/mo. & $650 refundable damage deposit.
Contact Person: Rega Wood
Phone: 812-856-3783, 650-391-4395
Roommates wanted! Available immediately: A master suite ($650) and/or a double-joined bedroom ($550), each with it’s own bathroom, are both available in a charming, newly renovated house near COVENANTER and HIGH Street. This beautiful home in a picture perfect spot with a large yard is easy walking distance to the University, College Mall, parks, and schools. This could also be a p ect situation for a couple or small family willing to share with a responsible, conscientious recent IU grad. Rent and lease terms may be flexible, please inquire. Photos available upon request. Call, text or email for more information.
Rent: See description
Contact Person: Robert
Available from August 23 to September 20, 2015. Furnished house (1,100 square feet) with 1 full bedroom, 1 half guest bedroom, 1 sizeable study (two desks), 1 bathroom, front and back porch, off street parking. Great light, hardwood floors, open layout. Amenities include washer/dryer, dishwasher, central AC, smart TV, well-equipped kitchen. Beautiful home in the Prospect Hill neighborhood. Conveniently located ten minutes walk to the farmer’s market/grocery stores/downtown, twenty minutes walk to campus (to sample gates), five minutes walk to the B-line trail. Perfect for a single or couple. Faculty owner. Please email for pictures.
Rent: $975/mo. plus utilities (gas, water, electric, wifi if wanted) – all prorated – (yard care taken care of)
Contact Person: Steph
Available October 1, 2015 for annual, renewable lease. It’s an authentic Indiana bungalow, lovingly restored, just because it should be. It’s simple and sweet. It’s small (2 bedrooms, 1 bath), but it has a dining room with Arts and Crafts accents and red gum trim; a window seat; a built-in china cabinet, and wooden blinds. It has a fenced back yard with mature trees, and perimeter gardens, a porch and a porch swing, central heat and air, hardwood floors, tight thermopane windows with screens, and a clean bright kitchen with a gas stove. It’s exquisitely quiet in a serene, older neighborhood. Ten driving minutes to I69 access, 15 driving minutes from campus and a ¼ mile from the B-Line Trail, the city’s most beautiful bike and walking trail. We think one person or a couple would be happy and productive in this little house, which is unfurnished.
Rent: $950/mo., plus deposit (= to 1 month), and utilities
Contact Person: Janet
Beautiful furnished home in a quiet and nice neighborhood on the south side of campus for rent beginning June 2014. The house is located on E Rock Creek Dr. Beautiful private backyard with wooded view and view of Jackson Creek. Bamboo hardwood floor throughout. Updated kitchen with stainless steel range hood and granite counter top. Updated bath rooms with Jacuzzi hot tube and shower stall. fireplace. 2 car garage. Lots of sunshine in the winter. Lots of Ceiling fans. Lots of storage. Great school district. 5 mins walk or 1 min bike to Childs Elementry. It has been owner occupied and has been kept at premium condition. The owner is looking for tenants who would love and treat this place like a home. Availability: August 2015 to August 2016.
Rent: $1750/mo., plus utilities
Contact Person: Mae
Lovely 3-bedroom, 2-bath and one car garage house located on the E. 8th Street and Overhill Drive for rent. Less than 10 mins walk to campus and the shopping malls. Next to a bike trail. Great school district with University grade school and Tri-north middle school. Lots of updates including completely refinished Hardwood floors in the main level, new windows, new paints in the entire house, new vinyl tiles in the kitchen, walkout basement level (which has lots of storage spaces), new dishwasher, new wall paneling, new garage door and ceiling, etc. Washer-dryer and gas range are included. There is also a big driveway for parking or other outdoor activity. Private fenced yard. Available Oct 15th 2015. Please see link for pictures.
Contact Person: Mae
- Home for rent located at 4528 E. Donington Dr., Bloomington. Three bedroom, two bath house with fireplace and all new paint, (most) flooring, appliances and more! Den/office just off of foyer. Master includes large room, walk in closet and double vanities. Located in Gentry East, a desirable neighborhood with great schools. Washer and dryer included. Corner lot with two car attached garage and large back deck. Pets welcome with additional deposit and approval. For more info and photos see URL provided.
Rent: $1390/mo. (negotiable) - reduced -
Contact Person: Mandy
Contemporary 3-bedroom home for rent January 1, 2016-July 31, 2016. Poured concrete floors, sliding glass doors along south side of house, vaulted ceilings in living/kitchen/dining area, and nice fenced yard. 2 and 1/2 baths. 8 minute drive to IU campus, also accessible by bike path. Close to east-side shopping in a quiet neighborhood. E-mail with questions and for pictures.
Rent: $1000/mo., plus utilities (but yard care included)
Contact Person: Marissa Moorman
Are you looking for a 1 bedroom/1 bath - private and efficient bungalow home located close to Bloomington/IU Campus but far enough away to feel like you’re not living on top of your neighbors? This is the home for you, located in Sunset Hill Bungalow Community and available for lease starting August 1. This lovely home is only a two-mile drive/ride to Sample Gates at IU. It is also located 150 yards from a Route 4 (Bloomfield Road) bus stop. This home has its own washer and dryer. Features include an exposed wood beam, high vaulted ceiling in living room and kitchen with the added bonus of a sky light. This home also has a back patio and fire pit. Very quiet and perfect for graduate school students, visiting faculty, or professionals. No pets or smoking. Please contact by phone or text. Pictures available on URL provided.
Rent: $725/mo., plus utilities (I pay for weekly garbage removal and handle all lawn maintenance)
Contact Person: Patrick
Beautifully remodeled 750 sq. ft. 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 gutted and remodeled along with the bathroom. The home has a beautiful front porch and a one car garaged attached. 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. I would consider an animal with deposit and confirmation of your attention to your animal’s needs. Call for more information or to arrange a private viewing. Pictures available on URL provided.
Spacious house with retro charm! Available August 2015: Large (2,130 sq ft) 4 bedroom, 2 full bath, unfurnished 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; 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, please. 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: 812-322-4986, afternoons or evenings
Available immediately, lease runs through Aug. 1, 2016. One bedroom house available in the historic Prospect Hill neighborhood (near Building Trades Park). The house has A/C and gas heat, large claw foot tub/shower, dishwasher, washer/dryer combo, off-street parking spot, and lots of historic charm including high ceilings, pinewood floors, large bay window in living room, and a front porch swing. Location is near the B-line trail, very close to downtown shops/restaurants, and a short 15 min walk to IU campus.
Rent: $975/mo., plus utilities
Contact Person: Janelle
Recently remodeled home (located at 815 S. Stull Ave.) with plenty of space and parking right in between the IU campus, eastside shopping, and beautiful Bryan Park. Occupancy maximum is three (3), but extra bedroom is great for a game room or a study! Hardwood floors and carpet. Two full baths. Kitchen features a gas range, refrigerator/freezer, and a dishwasher. Tree-lined yard! Washer and dryer included. Lawn mowing and snow removal included. Non-smokers, please. Sorry, no dogs, but 1 cat OK with pet deposit and $20.00 monthly pet rent. Lease through May 2016. Prompt and courteous maintenance staff. Responsible landlord and manager. Beginning date available: 8/18/2015; end date available: 5/31/2016.
Contact Person: Ryan Cobine
A commanding view just 7 blocks from the IU campus, only 5 blocks from downtown Bloomington (located at 719 N Washington Street)! Four bedrooms and up to 5 occupancy. Hardwood floors throughout. Two full baths. Remodeled kitchen features a gas range, refrigerator/freezer, and a dishwasher. Spacious back yard! Large living room and dining room. Large basement for storage with washer and dryer included. Lawn mowing and snow removal included! Non-smokers, please. Sorry, no dogs, but 1 cat OK with pet deposit and $20.00 monthly pet rent. One year lease. Prompt and courteous maintenance staff. Responsible landlord and manager. Maximum occupancy for this property is five (5). Beginning date available: 8/17/2015; end date available: 8/17/2016.
Contact Person: Ryan Cobine
Available immediately. Unfurnished 3 bedroom 2 bath home within walking/biking distance of downtown Bloomington and the IU campus. Completely remodeled this summer including new kitchen cabinets, countertop and appliances (including washer and dryer) as well as new bathroom updates. New hardwood floors throughout with ceramic tile in kitchen and baths. Gas heat. Large yard with new landscaping. No pets.
Rent: $1,325/mo., $1,325 deposit plus utilities
Contact Person: Donna Hackney
- Available January 1, 2016 to July 31, 2016 (dates flexible). Gracious 1920’s limestone house on E. University and Hawthorne in Elm Heights, quiet residential neighborhood three blocks from campus, music school, Bloomingfoods, Bryant Park; close to downtown and schools. Four bedrooms plus spacious study, 2.5 baths, large sunny living room with fireplace, dining room, eat-in kitchen; nine-foot ceilings, comfortably furnished, hardwood floors, extensive library, Steinway piano; full basement with ping-pong table, work area, and laundry room; side porch and back patio; large yard with attractive gardens and play area; attached garage (car if you need it). Rogers-Binford/ Jackson Creek/BHS South school district. Owners are academics on sabbatical. (Extension to Aug. 2017 may be possible.)
Rent: $1,750/mo plus utilities (we cover yard care); one month security deposit
Contact Person: Herb or Perry
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A must see! Unfurnished, well-kept spacious 1200 sq. ft. 3-bedroom/1 bath home in a quiet family oriented neighborhood located at 1246 East Miller Drive. Available Sept. 1, 2015. Large, spacious lot. Convenient to IU campus (south-side). YMCA, community orchard/gardens and parks 2 blocks away. Ten minutes from College Mall, and downtown. On direct city bus line, 5 minutes by car to south-side IU campus, 10 minute bike ride. This is a NON SMOKING property. No pets. Off-street parking - no permit required. Central heat and air, refrigerator, gas cooking range, dish washer. Washer/dryer provided if needed. Cable/internet ready. Large yard with mature trees and plenty of sunny garden space. Storage shed. Lawn-care provided. Lease dates negotiable with option to renew. Viewings by appointment only. Photos provided upon request.
Rent: $1150/mo. plus $1000 deposit and utilities.
Contact Person: Jenni Wilkinson
Beautiful newly renovated home very close to campus and Bryan Park for rent. Can be unfurnished or lightly furnished depending on needs. Available now through December for lease and then month to month after Jan 1. Terms and price negotiable depending on situation. For more information, please email.
Rent: See description
Contact Person: Maarten Bout
Available: immediately 6 month to 2 year lease (216 East Lakewood Drive Bloomington). Beautiful contemporary house in Blue Ridge. Five bedrooms, three baths: 10 minutes to IU; close to downtown; easy access to airport and Indy. Wood floors and wood cathedral ceilings; galley kitchen with granite island. A central limestone fireplace separates the living room and dining area. Lots of glass affords beautiful views from all rooms. The living room and dining room open onto a huge partially covered deck which overlooks the wooded back yard. There is a family room /office off the kitchen. The lower level has a large sitting room which opens onto a grass patio, 2 bedrooms or offices and a bath. The third level has three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Includes washer and dryer. Heat and air are zoned making utilities reasonable. A wonderful retreat only minutes from downtown, campus and shopping. Pets considered with pet deposit. See URL for pictures.
Close to campus, cozy 1950s bungalow. Available January 1, 2016. Five minute walk to campus, this fully renovated home is a contemporary retreat with a large kitchen with gas range, dishwasher, and island with a prep-sink. The open 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 a extra-large master suite with a newly renovated spa bathroom including a walk-in shower. The home is fully furnished with classic and comfortable furniture. 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: $2,575 /month, includes utilities, wireless internet, TV (rent may be negotiable)
Contact Person: Steve Veldkamp
Available October 1, 2015 through July 31, 2016 with a renewable lease, this 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom house is walking distance to campus and near the bus route. The 1950's house has been completely renovated with a new energy efficient heating and cooling system, a membrane lined crawl space (which helps keep the house cool in the summer and warm in the winter), new insulated exterior doors, and new windows. Solid cherry kitchen cabinets, a gas stove, fireplace, mini-blinds, and tile and hardwood floors are some of the accoutrements. A washer and dryer outfit the laundry room. The back patio is a little oasis surrounded by a large back yard which the owner has a crew maintain. No pets, no smoking. Email for photos.
Rent: $1500/mo., $1500 last month's rent, $1500 security deposit
Furnished faculty home available January 2016 through July 2016. Lovely 4 BR, 3 BA house in Sycamore Knolls, a quiet family-friendly neighborhood with many IU faculty nearby. Fenced in back yard with patio. Walking distance to Childs Elementary School, and several city parks. Located in Jackson Creek Middle School and Bloomington South High School districts. Amenities include piano, two-car garage, central heat and AC, washer, dryer, internet. Non-smoking tenants only.
Beautiful 2-story home (4 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms) on a quiet cul-de-sac in the Spicewood neighborhood. The kitchen is brand new with custom cabinets and granite counters. The home is situated on a double lot with a large yard and is surrounded by woods. It is located 8 minutes from campus and 4 minutes from the College Mall shopping area. Available Nov. 1st to Aug. 1st.