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Palo Alto

LOOKING for a home exchange with London or Reading, England for the fall – September through November. Architecturally unique three-bedroom/three- bath home with pool and sauna and full of light.  Bike/walk to Stanford and to downtown Palo Alto.  Beautiful updated kitchen with everything a cook needs.  Quiet neighborhood. Looking to exchange for a flat in London for the fall.  Car exchange possible, too.  For additional information, please contact



Stanford/Palo Alto

JANUARY through December 2015.  Apartments, condos, cottages, studios, close to Stanford University (within five miles), furnished or unfurnished, are needed for fellows who will be participating in a new Stanford Program starting in January 2015.  The Stanford Distinguished Careers Institute (DCI) is a one-year program for participants who are moving from a successful career to the next phase of their lives.  Please contact Mira Engel at 650 (725 2896) or email

Stanford/Palo Alto/Menlo Park

VISITING FACULTY COUPLE seeks studio, in-law apartment, or guest-cottage for rental or house-sit near Stanford. Would consider exchange for apartment in Cambridge, Mass., for Sept. 2014-May 2015.  Please contact (617) 960-6551.


Stanford/Palo Alto

EXPERIENCED, devoted female caregiver available during daytime hours for seniors living on or near Stanford campus. Excellent references available from retired Stanford faculty member and family.  Available mornings or afternoons until about 5 p.m.; details flexible. If interested or for more information, please contact former employer at



NEED A RIDE from Chicago to South Bend, Ind., for the Stanford/Notre Dame football game? Take the entertainment bus to Notre Dame football game from downtown Chicago – transportation, tailgates, and refreshments. or call Jack (312) 371-7142.

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