Housing

RENTALS AVAILABLE

Ladera GUEST SUITE for rent. Top-floor furnished apartment in three-level house consists of furnished living area, kitchenette and dining area, with large closet and bathroom. Private outdoor entrance opens onto deck with spectacular view of campus and East Bay. No pets. $1400/mo. includes utilities but no phone. $700 deposit. Available September 1. Call Carolyn at (650) 233-9843.

Los Altos FURNISHED 2BR/1BA cottage on quiet, private street, from 9/1/05 to 8/30/06 (flexible). Located on large lot with washer/dryer, fireplace and carport. Convenient to freeways and downtown Los Altos. Rent includes water, electric, gas and garbage. $1850/mo. Call (650) 917-8424 or email cstrayer@stanford.edu.

ROOM FOR RENT. Nice home located in quiet affluent neighborhood. To visualize home, person would appreciate if they could see the home. Conveniently located near freeways, shopping centers, colleges, city transportation. Room equipped with private jack for installation of personal telephone. N/S. No drugs. References required. No meals prepared. Call (650) 961-7940.

Menlo Park HOME FOR RENT. 3BR/1BA. Excellent condition. Located near major freeways, schools and shopping centers. $1,900/mo. Call McDonald (650) 322-0214.

HOME FOR RENT, short-term, from August 3-18. Lovely 3BR/2BA large cottage in Allied Arts. Tropical garden with fountain and other artistic touches make it a sweet summer escape. Walk or bike to Stanford, Menlo Park, Palo Alto, and train to San Francisco. Includes care of loving orange tabby cat and two budgies. $2000 plus deposit. Call (650) 325-1507.

Palo Alto 1BR/1BA FULLY furnished, spacious, very clean apartments next to Stanford campus. Walk to shops/grocery/restaurants. Full-size LR, kitchen, dining area, private patio/balcony. Hardwood floors, large closets, laundry room, covered parking. Gas range/oven, dishes, MW. Towels, linens, phone, TV, gardener service included. Cable TV/DSL ready. No smoking, no pets. Available for 2005-06 academic year. $1495-1595/mo. Call (408) 738-4391.

AVAILABLE SEPT. 1: Sunny, small one-bedroom semi-detached cottage in old Professorville neighborhood of Palo Alto. Ten-minute walk to downtown, ten minutes by bike to central campus. Cable and DSL hookups available, as well as washer and dryer. $1400/mo., all utilities included. Call (650) 323-7044.

KARRAS APTS: Furnished or unfurnished. 2BR/1BA unfurn, hardwood floors, water/garbage paid, upstairs, $1600/mo. 2BR/1BA unfurnished, hardwood floors, water/garbage, avail after July 22, upstairs, $1600. Furnished studio, $925/mo. 2BR/1BA, unfurnished or furnished, with private garage, avail in August, $1850. Call (650) 328-4320 or (650) 630-2988.

NEWLY REDONE contemporary, bright 4BR/2BA home in Palo Alto School District. Family room, fireplace, patio, gardener; on cul-de-sac two miles from Stanford. Available August 1. $3950/mo. Call Barbara at (650) 303-2654.

Portola Valley FURNISHED 3BR/2.5BA, living room with fireplace, DSL, cable, grand piano, huge kitchen, washer/dryer. Large, airy, spacious house. Privacy, three acres, decks, patios, gardens, views, hot tub. Excellent schools, 12 minutes to campus. $3000/mo. plus utilities. Available Dec. 2005-Sept. 2006 (Sept-Dec 2005 possible). Car available. Call (203) 457-0696.

San Gregorio-La Honda AVAILABLE late Sept/Oct 2005: Private 1300sf 2nd-floor remodeled flat on ten acres in coastal hills, 30 minutes from campus, 10 minutes from beach. Large living room, loft, knotty pine ceilings, pine floors throughout. Woodstove for heat, full kitchen with gas stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, W/D. Ample light, beautiful views. Absolutely no smoking or pets. For more information call (650) 747-0873.

Stanford 2BR/2BA FURNISHED apartment in complex on campus with washer/dryer, cable TV, pool/HT. Available Sept. 2005 for 10-12 months, dates flexible. No smokers, no pets. $1500/mo. includes utilities. Call (650) 723-7559.

FALL RENTAL: Furnished 4BR/3BA house on campus near foothills. Avail Sept 10-Jan 10, dates flexible. Includes care of mature cat who sleeps outdoors. 2200 sf, office and nursery on beautifully landscaped, level 1/3 acre corner lot w/patio and grill. Recently remodeled w/gourmet kitchen, new bathrooms. Includes master suite and great room. Rent includes utils, gardener, weekly housekeeper. $4000/mo. or best offer. Email athey@stanford.edu.

FURNISHED APARTMENT on campus. 1BR/1BA, available August 1 through next year. Walk or bike to any part of campus. Fully furnished, living room and kitchen, separate entrance, clothes washer access. Wireless DSL, satellite TV and all utilities except phone included for $1500/mo. No smoking, no pets. Email rouse@stanford.edu.

GRACIOUS QUIET campus home avail for rent to one or two people in fall quarter, beginning Sept 23. Home avail until mid-Jan 06. Dates somewhat negotiable. Reduced rent in Nov when welcoming! owners will be at home between trips. Also possible to rent for part of quarter, either from end of Sept-Nov 2., or from mid Nov-mid Jan 06. Contact Kathleen at (650) 856-2332 or email kalevitt@yahoo.com

HILLSIDE BAY VIEW: Fully furnished campus home available August 15-Dec. 15, 2005 (dates negotiable). 3BR/2.5BA, two offices, cable TV room, sunroom, jacuzzi hot tub, steambath, two-car garage, deck, patio, Internet DSL. Rent includes weekly gardeners and 50% of housecleaners. No pets, no smokers, no subleasing. $4000/mo. plus utilities. Call Prof. G. Bower at (650) 494-8163 or email gordon@psych.stanford.edu.

QUIET, UNIQUE: Furnished apartment in campus home for single occupant who must be Stanford connected. Minimum tenancy one year. Large living room plus bedroom, bookshelf-lined. Hardwood floors throughout. Minimal cooking faciliies. Separate patio and entrance. Nonsmoker. No pets. Available August 15. $1000/mo. Leave message at (650) 857-9399.

Stanford vicinity TWO SUMMER apartment rentals available. 1BR in downtown Palo Alto, fully furnished. Nice patio, small complex. Near Caltrain, grocery, downtown. $1500/mo. includes utilities. Also, 2BR/2BA apt in Sharon Heights, Menlo Park. Fully furnished, large complex with pool, 2nd floor corner unit, very quiet. $2500/mo. Both places are easy biking distance to Stanford. Call Christy at (650) 321-2052, ext. 306 or email christy@casbs.stanford.edu.

VACATION RENTALS

Monterey Bay/La Selva BeachGREAT BEACH HOUSE that sleeps up to ten people. Beautiful ocean view. Sauna, fireplace, pool table, cable TV/VCR, well-equipped kitchen, washer/dryer. Just 50 minutes from Stanford. Perfect place for family reunions, retreats or weekend getaway. Four golf courses nearby. Call Anne at (650) 493-1717 or email greineranne@hotmail.com.

Orcas Island, San Juan Islands SEATTLE/VANCOUVER AREA: Private waterfront home; furnished 2BR/2BA, private beach, magnificent view of water, islands, wildlife (including American bald eagles). Reasonable rates. Go to www.orcasislandvacation.com or call Melinda McGee, (650) 856-2525; melinda_mcgee@hotmail.com.

HOUSING NEEDED

Stanford vicinity FALL 2005: Writer-in-residence looking for house or apartment near Stanford. 2BR/1BA and furnished preferred. Wife (a veterinarian) and two sons will accompany. Nonsmokers, no pets, but happy to care for your pets. References available. See for short bio and residency details. Call Tim Bradford at (405) 771-4594 or email timbradford@stanfordalumni.org.

NEW YORK CITY electrical engineering professor and wife (academic intervention literacy teacher) are looking to rent/housesit 3BR or larger house in Stanford/Los Altos/Palo Alto/Portola Valley area. We have rented for the past 27 summers and are seeking to return July 29-August 29. We have many local references. Please call Audrey at (718) 781-7717 or (718) 225-8289, or email momyuster@yahoo.com.

VISITING LECTURER accompanied by wife needs one bedroom, preferably furnished, near Stanford, from September 2005 to August 2006. Responsible; nonsmokers; no pets. Call Lawrence at (401) 863-3623 or email Lawrence_Stanley@brown.edu.

Other location MIT professor on sabbatical leave seeks a two bedroom, two bathroom furnished apartment at the Oak Creek Apartments from Nov 1 to Jan 31, 2006. Email: jacs@mit.edu

CENTER FOR ADVANCED Study in the Behavioral Sciences looking for a few more available rentals for the 2005-06 academic year. Needs: 3BR/2BA house or condo and 1-2BR apartments. Call Christy at (650) 321-2052, ext. 306 or email christy@casbs.stanford.edu.

GOING ON SABBATICAL? We are newly retired husband and wife (Stanford alumnus) with no pets. We would like to occupy and mind your house or condo while we rebuild our local home starting later in 2005 (August or later). Call (650) 322-3824 or email BHopk7@comcast.net.

HOUSING TO SHAREMountain View SHARE 2BR/1BA COTTAGE with female, two blocks from Caltrain and buses, eight miles from Stanford. No smoking. Lots of amenities. Business room with Internet, pools. $600. Call (650) 967-4821.

Oxford, United Kingdom LARGE DOUBLE BR/BA in modern, bright, airy 2BR condo in City Center; 15 min to ancient colleges, 5 min to train station, 10 min to Gloucester Green bus station. Condos are set on open meadow. Avail July-October on wkly/mthly basis (�200/week, �650/mo), all utilities and furnishings included; full use of kitchen and common living area. Share with Oxford faculty member who will be in U.S. for much of summer/early autumn. Email marc.ventresca@sbs.ox.ac.uk.