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The Lazarus Center for Career Development obtains information contained in this site from a variety of sources, and makes no warranties or representations whatsoever regarding the accuracy, or suitability of the data, information, and/or links to other sites contained within "The Housing Board" and assumes no legal liability for the information on this site. All content is provided "as is" and without warranty of any kind.

The Housing Board is reserved for Smith College students, alumnae, faculty & staff only.

To submit an ad, email Charlene at cimes@smith.edu with a
BRIEF description (100 word max.) including date of availability, price, and contact information. Also, please indicate your Smith College affiliation in your email. Sorry, we cannot post pictures. Ads will remain on the board for 3 months.

Listings & Resources by Location

Western Massachusetts

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  • Condo in Enfield CT, approximately 10 minutes from Springfield and 30 minutes from downtown Hartford. 2bd/ 2 bath. Fully Furnished. Appliances include: W/D in unit, Fridge, microwave, dishwasher. Central A/C/heat. Wi/Fi. Free parking lot. Pool on the complex. Available: Saturday July 1st- Saturday August 18th (Some flexibility). Two student renters: $550/person utilities included with a $300 security fee/person, 1 student renter: To rent 1 bdrm/ 1 bath as a unit: $950, all utilities included. $300 security fee. Security fees will be returned at the end of the lease, commensurate on incurred damages. Some flexibility with fees if interested. Contact Information: Kristina Mereigh email: kristina.mereigh@gmail.com or phone: 914-473-0799 (posted 2/21/17)

  • Easthampton - $500. month, split utilities, must be dog and 4:20 friendly. Spacious bedroom in a large sunny apartment with: washer and dryer in unit, off street parking, wifi, living room, dining room, huge kitchen, and a front porch! About me: Ada Alum (2006) with a degree in studio art, and a concentration in installation. I have an amazing dog named Chowder, and tacos are my favorite food. Contact: ollymays@gmail.com (posted 2/10/17)

  • HOUSE FOR RENT - Beautiful 2-3 bedroom Cape house in Elm St neighborhood, Northampton for rent from April 24, 2017 through July 31, 2017. Fully furnished. Walk to Smith College and downtown Northampton. 2 full bathrooms. Washer/Dryer. Beautiful yard, patio with gas grill, screened porch. Living room, den, dining room and updated kitchen. Off street parking. Wifi, utilities included. Looking for clean, caring respectful tenants. *Note: No Pets. No smoking. Owner is highly allergic. $1,600 per month. Contact joanandstan@gmail.com or 413-584-3983. (posted 1/24/17)

  • Available immediately for 2/1/17 move in. Cozy pre-war 1 bedroom apartment 4 blocks from Smith College. Rent includes HEAT & HOT WATER, 1 dog allowed after a meet and greet, trash, lawn and snow removal, a new coin-op washer and dryer in basement, 1 off-street parking spot and basement storage. Located on the second floor, the apartment features; a private deck space, private entrance from the parking lot, tall windows, high ceilings, newly renovated bathroom, hardwood floors, non-working fire place. First, Last and Security deposit required. Lease through August 31, 2017 with option to renew. References, employment history and credit check. No cats. Text or email between 9-5pm weekdays, 917 5454082 Rjelm13@gmail.com or call during other times. (posted 1/18/17)

  • $550/mo. Seeking one housemate to share Victorian duplex in downtown Conway (30 min. drive to N’ton). Third floor suite available: room with walk-in closet; open sunny alcove; storage; furnished or not. Share bath on 2nd fl. Open floor plan on 1st floor is a good gathering space. Conway offers peace and quiet in a village of walkers, artists, seekers, etc. Off street parking, good wifi and cell coverage; pets ok. Non-smoker please. For more details and photos email marilyn.mcarthur@gmail.com or call 413-687-5623. (posted 1/10/17)

  • Charming 3BR 1.5 Bath 1,700 SF historic farmhouse in the center of Westhampton MA. Has additional office space. Close to Northampton but this area gives you a rural feel. My wife and I are in England for a year starting end of Feb. Lease would start March1 2017 and go through March 31, 2018 (flexible). Garage plus workshop attached to house. $1,800 - Utilities not included. Lawn care and snow removal provided. Please contact Jeremy Durrin - (978) 855-2026 or Jeremydurrin@gmail.com (posted 1/10/17)

  • Available immediately through June, 2017. Charming, furnished Arts & Crafts style house in Montague Center near the Lady Killigrew Cafe/Montague Book Mill. 2 bedrooms, full cellar with laundry, two car garage, storage space in attic and a 3 season additional bedroom or office. Pets ok. No smoking. Heat and Electricity not included. $1,200/month. For info call or email: Karen Guillette, 413-335-5076 or kguillette@gmail.com (posted 1/5/17)

  • $650+ share of utilities-Housemates for attractive small house in Florence. Looking for quiet, cooperative, employed, non-smoking adult(s) to share 6 room (3 bedr.), free standing co-housing unit. $600-650/month plus utilities (approx. $50-75/mo). Lease is preferred but negotiable. Housemate must be serious about keeping common spaces (kitchen, living/dining room area and baths) clean and orderly and accept shared responsibility. For more details call 413-835-1306 (posted 1/5/17)

  • 3 bedroom fully furnished home in a quiet neighborhood, close to downtown Greenfield, $1,600/mo. My wife and I will be out of the country from February to July, but availability is flexible. It is about a 30min drive to Smith campus and a car can be available for use if needed. There is plenty of private parking available. Please email tkblanken@gmail.com, or call / text 508 688 4809, and see our listing for more details. (posted 1/5/17)

  • BEAUTIFUL, BRIGHT, BOHEMIAN LOFT AVAILABLE IN DECEMBER OR JANUARY 1ST: 2nd-floor off Pleasant St. two blocks from downtown. Perfect for one person or a couple. A huge wide open space surrounded by 14 extra large windows (with winter storm inserts), a gorgeous bathroom with marble sink/countertop and wood-sided clawfoot tub. Gigantic clothes/storage closet, big pantry closet with lace-draped antique doors, gas fireplace, washer and dryer, dishwasher, loads of kitchen counter space, a small private deck, ceiling fan, mix of antique and modern light fixtures, wood floors throughout, tile in bathroom. Adult cat or dog is permitted. Click for pictures and contact info. (posted 11/28/16)

  • Nice two bedroom, 1.5 bath apartment in a two-family home in Westhampton. It is handicapped accessible and available from now through early May. The rent is $1125 per month and includes heat and hot water. It is in a lovely country setting fifteen minutes from Smith and downtown Northampton. It is not furnished. Dog ok (no cats). Contact is 413 250-8532 or geisler@umass.edu. (posted 11/28/16)

  • Available immediately: five miles from Smith College and down-town Northampton: spacious, 1370 sq. ft. newly remodeled, energy efficient apartment on quiet dead-end street off Rt. 9 in Haydenville. Ideal for faculty or professional single, or couple. Open floor plan kitchen, dining, living room; two bedrooms, office/den; one bathroom. Kitchen has new appliances; updated bath. Basement with washer, dryer and storage space; new, high efficiency oil heating system; off street parking and single car garage. Gardens and private deck. Rent: $1650/month; tenant pays heat, electric and cable. References and credit check required. For more information, call 413-320-7687 or 413-268-3108. To view photos visit: http://www.zillow.com/rent/ enter address: 30 Fairfield Ave., Haydenville, MA 01039. (posted 11/28/16)

  • Easthampton. Large room for rent in spacious 2 bedroom apartment. Apartment includes: living room, dining room, full kitchen, and washing machine and dryer. Must be LGBTQ, dog, and 4:20 friendly. $600. plus 1/2 utilities and gas for heat. Front porch and off street parking. Contact me via email at ollymays@gmail.com. (posted 11/16/16)

  • Seeking individual to rent our furnished first floor bedroom adjacent to a full bathroom, available 1/1/2017. 3 miles to Smith. Includes use of first floor kitchen, living room, dining room, basement washer/dryer, utilities, wifi. Quiet home in a cohousing community with lots of property. No pets, no smoking. 650/month. Email Amy at amylisametzger@yahoo.com or call 413-320-3505. (posted 11/7/16)

Wanted

  • Looking for Summer Rental (or housing exchange) - June 1st - August 19th. Walking/cycling Distance to Smith College. 55 y/o Smith College Student from San Francisco looking for furnished, one-two bedroom, w/kitchen, Wi-Fi, easy street parking, access to laundry would be a plus. Looking for clean, quiet location to focus on studies comfortably. Preferred unshared housing but would consider shared under right circumstances. Non-Smoking, and no pets. Call or email with and question or opportunities. Thank you, Star 415-706-0139 Starmajic@comcast.net (posted 2/7/17)

  • Visiting Smith College Professor (male, age 28, UK) looking for accommodation to rent from January - end May. Ideally furnished, entire place, close to Northampton/Amherst but flexible on conditions. Please contact me on lukefaggetter@hotmail.co.uk. (posted 12/22/16)

  • Looking for Housing/Accommodation in Northampton. Smith college staff employee in need of accommodations on Thursdays and alternating Wednesday evenings in Northampton. Private room with single or full sized bed and access to full bathroom is all that is required. Able to pay up to $20 a night. I'm open to caretaking for you when you have to be away. Please call or text Lisa at 413-207-7821. (posted 12/1/16)

Boston

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California

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  • Sublet available June 1st - 3 months - San Francisco, Fully furnished Master Bedroom w/attached bathroom. Hardwood floors, king bed, large living room, working fireplace, dining room, backyard with deck. All the ambiances of home included, utilities, Hi-Speed Internet, kitchen and laundry. Close to public transportation, great restaurants, grocery stores, banks, cleaners. Nearby are many cafes, restaurants, and Haight Street shopping. Walking distance to beautiful Golden Gate Park, the De Young Museum, Conservatory of Flowers, and the California Academy of Sciences! If you are interested, please let us know about you! $1000 includes wireless, utilities, laundry. Star 415-706-0139 starmajic@comcast.net (Posted 2/8/17)
  • Sublet available June 1st - 3 months - San Francisco, Lovely room fully furnished with full sized bed. Hardwood floors, king bed, large living room, working fireplace, dining room, backyard with deck. All the ambiances of home included, utilities, Hi-Speed Internet, kitchen and laundry. Close to public transportation, great restaurants, grocery stores, banks, cleaners. Nearby are many cafes, restaurants, and Haight Street shopping. Walking distance to beautiful Golden Gate Park, the De Young Museum, Conservatory of Flowers, and the California Academy of Sciences! If you are interested, please let us know about you! $1000 includes wireless, utilities, laundry. Star 415-706-0139 starmajic@comcast.net (Posted 2/8/17)

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New York City

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  • Upper East Side apartment available June 1st - August 28th. Apartment is located at 338 E 92nd street and 2nd Ave. A ten minute walk to the 4/5/6 and Q subway lines, making for a very easy commute to midtown and downtown. The apartment is also located 10 minutes from Central Park! The room would be furnished with a bed and desk. As well as sufficient kitchen ware for a three month period (just basics, nothing fancy). The apartment is shared with another Smith Alum who works full-time in finances. Rent is 1,100.00$ per month, plus utilities (about 50$). Contact Sydney at sydney.a.walker@gmail.com for more information! (posted 2/10/17)

Wanted

  • I'm a 00'J seeking housing for myself, partner, and cocker spaniel in New York City. Our move-in date is flexible. Ideally we would like permanent accommodations but open to sublet situation and studio apartment. Maximum rent is $1850. You can contact me via email: eveeure@sas.upenn.edu (posted 1/10/17)

Resources

  • Educational Housing Services (EHS) - NYC'S #1 most referred student/intern housing. EHS has provided hundreds of thousands of students and interns with a place to call home. Are you Interning in NYC this summer 2017? Save $200 on your housing with EHS! Thousands of interns have already enjoyed calling EHS home. All EHS residences feature furnished rooms with private bathrooms, free wifi, fitness centers, and special events. Call EHS for more information and Save $200! (800) 297-4694 or visit https://www.studenthousing.org/and/nycinternhousing
  • New York City Rent Guidelines Board - Features

    rent guidelines, Tenants' Rights Guide, and an Apartment Guide, which details everything you need to know about finding an apartment to rent, and what to do once you locate one.

  • International House is a vibrant residence and program center of more than 700 graduate students and trainees representing more than 100 countries. It is perhaps the most culturally diverse student community in all of New York City.

  • Jazz Hostels offers budget accommodation in dormitories and private rooms at four locations in Manhattan, New York City. Individuals and groups are welcome.
  • Metro International Housing Booklet - Advice on types of housing, housing search, housing laws, navigating NYC, housing listings and more.
  • NYC Intern.org - Furnished apartments and residence style rooms to interns and students living in the city for a semester, an entire school year, or a summer.
  • New York University Summer Housing - Safe, convenient and affordable housing in New York City for both students and interns.
  • The Webster - Affordable housing for women from all over the world who work, study or intern in New York City.
  • Apartment Placement Services - Provides a highly refined service, which arranges placement in quality living space for newly hired employees, summer interns, and established employees.

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General Resources

Housing & Rentals (PDF) - The Lazarus Center's Guide to the Relocation Process. Covers the basics of renting and budgeting.

CNN Money Cost of Living Calculator - How far will your salary go in another city?

Educational Housing Services (EHS) - NYC'S #1 most referred student/intern housing. EHS has provided hundreds of thousands of students and interns with a place to call home. With EHS, you get safe, all-inclusive, quality housing by the academic year, semester, or summer. It is our mission to create strong student communities in partnership with schools and universities that encompass a scholastic environment and promote the values of diversity, independence, growth and life long friendships.

Hostels.com - Lists hostels throughout the US (and worldwide)

PadMapper.com - Is a free tool to help you find an apartment or sublet to rent by putting listings from Craigslist and other sources on a large map.

Roommates.com - The world's largest roommate database!

Smithies Housing Board Group on Smith Women Connect LinkedIn - Join the group to post housing you have available or are seeking.

Sperling's Best Places to Live - Data on thousands of metro areas, cities, and neighborhoods. Learn about people, health, economy, housing, rankings, crime, transportation, cost of living, religion and more.

Sublet.com - National and International listings of rentals and sublets.

Trulia.com - Free resource for nationwide rentals and real estate offering in-depth neighborhood information including crime statistics, commute times, school information, amenities and more.