Menlo ParkSTUDIO SUBLET over summer (and maybe fall). Furnished, T.V., microwave, dishes. 3 minutes walk to Caltrain. 15 minute bike to Stanford. 5 minute walk to Trader Joe's. Washer and dryer in building. $815/mo. plus utilities (usually $15). $500 security. kcooney@stanford.edu

HOME FOR RENT. 3BR/1BA. Excellent condition. Section 8 Okay. Located near major freeways, schools and shopping centers. $1,900/mo. Call McDonald (650) 322-0214.

Mountain View3BR/2BA CONDO avail on April 1. Luxury unit, 1400 sq ft. Fully furn w/linens, kitchen utensils, china. DW, MW, AC, TV, VCR, cable, laundry. Wheelchair accessible. Large balcony. Landscaped woodland grounds w/two pools and spa. Ten minutes from campus at 49 Showers Drive, near train station and bus. No smoking, no pets. $2200/mo. Deposit of one month's rent. Call Linda, (650) 856-1980 home; (650) 224-4882 cell; email lgray_moin@hotmail.com.

3BR/1BA HOUSE. 5 min. from Stanford. Walk to El Camino Real, downtown, shopping. Close to major transportation. Access to hwys 101, 237, 85, 280. Large kitchen with tiled floor, lots of storage cabinets. W/D hook-ups, stove, new refrigerator. Living room, formal dining room, hrdwd floors. Forced air heating in all rooms. New double-glazed windows. Landscaping gardener incl. One year lease $1,950/mo. Call (650) 903-9838.

Palo AltoACROSS STREET from Stanford. Available 5/1-10/10, penthouse apartment at desirable resort-like Oak Creek complex. Five heated pools, jacuzzi, tennis courts, fitness center, billiards, movie-screening theater, sauna, steamroom. Free classes and activities. On free Marguerite shuttle line. Fully furnished and equipt. 300 sf roof deck, balcony with views. Price depends on length of stay. Email IRH4DK@aol.com or call (310) 622-8744.

FURN. BEAUTIFUL 3BR/2/BA home. Avail. July/August. Across from Stanford in desirable Southgate neighborhood, biking distance from campus. Spacious Tudoe home on quiet street has cozy den (usable as extra bedroom), overlooking brick patio and backyard. Huge LR w/frpl and piano, formal DR, tiled baths, two patios, garage, and kitchen w/new oven, DW/WD. Hrdwd flrs. $3,700/mo., incl. gardener and semi-cleaning. Near Walter Hayes Sch. N/S. Call (650) 473-9735.

KARRAS APTS. Triplex-upstairs 2BR/1BA. Unfurnished. Avail after May 12. Water and garbage paid. $1,600/mo. Call (650) 328-4320.

ROOM FOR RENT in historic professorville home in downtown Palo Alto. Completely furnished, includes cable TV, phone WiFi, utilities, kitchen, pool. One room avail. June 1 and another July 1. Call Peggy at (650) 327-2510 or email PeggyWoodworth@yahoo.com.

WIDE VARIETY OF wonderful homes in Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Portola Valley, and Los Altos available for lease. Convenient to Stanford with great neighborhoods and excellent schools. $1600-$18,000 per month. Check us out at itsahummer.com.

1BR/1BA apartment for lease in beautiful 1930's French Normandy building. Hrdwd flrs, 9" ceilings, L/R, DR off kitchen w/ french doors. Walk-in closet. Beautiful formal gardens. DSL/cable. Car storage, laundry facilities avail. 15 min. walk to downtown and train station. Cat or bird OK. $1425/mo., plus $1475 security dep. and a one year lease req. Utilities included. Located at 1 Duane St. Call (650) 369-1601 for appointment.

San Jose/CupertinoBEAUTIFUL 3BR/2BA home. Formal dining room. Newly remodeled, new appliances. Hrdwd flrs, flower & veggy gardens. Fully furnished. Gardener included. Housekeeping avai. Cupertino schools. 25 min. to campus. Avail. August-December. $2,000/mo., plus deposit. Longer terms negotiable. Call (408) 253-8615. Email: askco@sbcglobal.net

Stanford vicinityAVAIL. mid August for ten months (dates flexible). 4BR/3.5BA on old part of campus. Dining room, study or fifth bedroom. Completely furnished. Rent negotiable. Call (650) 322-2279 or email dos@stat.stanford.edu.


LondonCENTER CHELSEA, June onwards. 1 BR fully furnished and equipped, comfortable apartment. Near park, bus, tube, shops. Two N/S only. £600/week or £1,600/mo. Email: groagbel@stanford.edu or call ++44-20-7352-2479

LONDON W9 (Little Venice): Spacious 2-story flat, handsome furnishings. L-shaped LR/DR, large BR, study/guest room, 2.5BA (showers), modern kitchen, dishwasher, W/D. Back terrace overlooks 4-acre common garden. Excellent transportation, shops, post office. Weekly housekeeper. Photos available. Nonsmokers. 555 pounds sterling/week, 2 week minimum, all utilities included except phone. Call (415) 474-1825 or email djerassi@stanford.edu.


Incline Village, North Lake Tahoe3BR/2.5BA COMFORTABLE vacation home with well-equipped kitchen, washer/dryer, cable TV-VCR, fireplace; wood, linens provided. Sleeps eight. Near ski areas, two private beaches and pools. Call (650) 322-9108.

Menlo ParkJUNE 20 TO SEPT 10, flexible. Summer rental. 2BR/2BA; furnished. Grand piano, screened sun porch, hardwood floors, carport, large garden with many fruit trees. Very quiet. Walk over bikebridge to Stanford Medical Center, University and shopping center. NP/NS. $2100/mo. $1500 security deposit. Includes water and gardener. Call Tom Forrest at (650) 325-2556 or email florrest@aol.com

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.

Palm SpringsRANCHO MIRAGE: New luxury private residences. La Casa del Sol. 4BR/4.5BA, pool with spa, private yard with mountain and sunset views. www.la-casa-del-sol.com. Call (866) 349-4800. Or Villa da Vinci, 2BR, office, 3.5BA, private pool with mountain and sunset views. www.villa-davinci.com. Or Agua Oasis, 3BR/3.5BA, http://www.yourdesertescape.

com. Private yard, spa, awesome pool. Call (866) 934-3482.

TahoeBEAUTIFUL TAHOE-DONNER area. 3BR/3BA house. Sleeps eleven. 2 nights minimum. Amenities including heated pool, sauna, jacuzzi, fitness center. Close to Donner Lake and major ski resorts. For details call: Natalie (916) 944-8919 or email: govzmann@saccounty.net.


Other locationAUGUST/SEPTEMBER through June 2006, dates flexible. Approximately 10 houses, apartments, condos or studios needed for incoming Stanford Humanities Center Fellows and their families. Furnished, close to campus, pet-friendly a plus. Call Chi Elliot at (650) 723-3054 or email: chiyuma@stanford.edu

Stanford vicinityAUGUST/SEPT 2005 through June/July 2006 (dates flexible): Approximately 40 fully furnished houses, apartments or condominiums needed for Fellows and their families coming to the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences for academic year 2005-2006. Please call Christine Duignan at the Center, (650) 321-2052 weekdays or email christy@casbs.stanford.edu.

VISITING PROFESSOR and spouse seek fully furnished and equipped 2BR house or apartment from mid August/Sept through July 2006. Preferably within biking distance to Stanford campus. Email strecker@geo.uni-potsdam.de

HOUSING EXCHANGEMenlo Park2BR HOUSE. Close to freeway, shops and library. Large yard with veggies, fruit trees, patio. Quiet, semi-rural area. Available July 1 to August 12. Single biology instructor seeks house/flat swap for somewhere interesting. Dates flexible. Email melaney@earthlink.net.


Redwood City40, CRUISE A HOME liveaboard houseboat. 1 cabin/1BA. Do you enjoy the ocean, peace, serenity, good neighbors, quite living within an easy commute to campus? If so, consider owning your new home. Perfect for single or couple. Well cared for houseboat w/freshly painted interior w/new flr. and window treatments throughout. DSL avail on boat. For pictures and information call (415) 407-4278, email: sparkecita@yahoo.com, and http://www.geocities.com/lizyalfredo/