Faculty Sabbatical Rentals

Faculty Sabbatical Rentals

The sabbatical rental program is a service for visiting faculty who want a short-term rental while at Harvard and for current Harvard faculty who are going on sabbatical and want to find someone to rent their home.

Current Listings
 

Allston, MA

  • 1 Raymond Street. Unfurnished 3 bed, 2.5 bath townhouse with parking. Available August 2020. $4,500/month. No pets, no smoking. Click here for more information. 7/28/20

Boston, MA

  • 220 Beacon Street, #201. Furnished studio, 1 bath unit. Available September 1, 2020. $2,350/month, includes heat, hot water, electricity, cable & internet. Parking for extra fee. Click here for more information. 7/28/20
  • 220 Beacon Street, #202. Furnished studio, 1 bath unit. Available September 1, 2020. $2,450/month, includes heat, hot water, electricity, cable & internet. Parking for extra fee. Click here for more information. 7/28/20
  • 25 Brimmer Street. Furnished 1 bed, 1 bath condo with 1,050 square feet. Available 1 month minimum, November-April $4,500/month, May-October $5,500/month, includes heat, electricity, water, A/C, wifi, & cable TV. No smoking. Click here for more information. 7/28/20
  • 4 Charlesgate East. Furnished or unfurnished 2 bed, 2 bath unit. Available September 1 until May 31, minimum, could be extended. $3,800/month. Click here for more information. 7/27/20

Brookline, MA

  • 20 Amory Street. Furnished 5 bed, 4 bath house with 6,000 square feet and parking. Available September 2020 – January 9, 2021 (dates negotiable). $6,000/month. No pets. Click here for more information. 8/7/20
  • 35 Heath Street. Furnished 3 bed, 2 bath unit with parking. Available September 2020 – August 2021. $2,700/month. Click here for more information. 8/5/20
  • 111 Davis Ave. Furnished 3 bed, 2 bath unit with 1900 square feet and garage parking spot. Available starting August 7, 2020 (Minimal stay 5 months). $3,950/month. Click here for more information. 8/5/20

Cambridge, MA

  • 1663 Cambridge Street. Unfurnished 3 bed, 1 bath condo with parking. Available September 1, 2020, 11 or 12 month term. $3,800/year. Click here for more information. 8/11/20
  • 77 Francis Avenue. Unfurnished 2 bed, 2 bath townhouse with 1,400 square feet and parking. Available August 15, 2020. $4,500/month. Click here for more information. 8/10/20
  • 18 Banks/8A Mt. Auburn Street. Fully furnished one- and two-bedroom, one bath Harvard University Housing apartments. Available now through December 31, 2020. Rent varies but includes internet service and cable TV service. Leases run through December 31, 2020 without exception. Approved applicants may select one of these units from the Currently Available list. Must meet Harvard University Housing eligibility requirements (http://huhousing.harvard.edu/apply/application-process/housing-eligibility). Click here for more information. 8/10/20
  • 52 Garden Street. Furnished 1 bed, 1 bath apartment with 1,083 square feet. Available September 1 – November 30, 2020 (three months). $3,000/month, includes hot water, heat & gas. No smoking, no pets. Click here for more information. 8/10/20
  • 79 Harvey Street. Furnished room in building occupied by female grad students with shared kitchens/bathrooms. $1,250/month. One year lease is required. No pets allowed. Click here for more information. 8/4/20
  • 25 Highland Ave. Furnished 2 bed, 1.5 bath condo. Available August 1, flexible, minimum 2 months. $3,475/month, includes all utilities and parking. Click here for more information. 7/28/20
  • 8 Clifton Street. Furnished 3 bed, 2 bath home with parking. Available 7-9 months, flexible, 2020-2021 academic year. $4,800/month, including utilities (water, gas, electric). Pets ok/no smoking. Click here for more information. 7/28/20
  • 2 Emmons Place. Unfurnished 4 bed, 2 bath unit with parking. Available 9-12 month lease. Available 8/1. $4,550/month, but August & September free! Click here for more information. 7/28/20
  • 3 Concord Avenue. Furnished 2 bed, 1 bath apartment with 1,100 square feet. Available 6 months minimum. June – December $3,500/month, January-June $3,800/month, includes heat, electricity, gas, water, wifi, cable TV, twice a month cleaning. No smoking. Click here for more information. 7/22/20
  • 21 Mead Street. Furnished 3 bed, 2 bath home with parking. Available September-June 2020/21. $4,000/month. Click here for more information. 7/22/20
  • 276 Walden Street. Furnished 2 bed, 1.5 bath unit. Available August 15 to end of January, longer possible, dates flexible. $3,100/month, heat, electricity, hot water included. Click here for more information. 7/20/20
  • 165 Pleasant Street, Unit 301. Furnished 1 bed, 1 bath condo with underground parking space. Available Academic year ‘20-‘21 beginning August or September until May 2021; extension of lease negotiable. $2,900/month. No pets or smoking. Click here for more information. 7/13/20
  • 39 Sargent Street. Furnished 2 bed, 1 bath apartment. Available now, 6 to 12 months (flexible). $2,750/month (all utilities included). Pets ok. Click here for more information. 7/10/20
  • 13 Huron Ave. Furnished 1 bed, 1 bath apartment. Available lease 10-month minimum. Start date negotiable. Monthly rent: 12 months $2,350; 11 months $2,575;10 months $2,850. No pets, no smoking. Click here for more information. 7/2/20
  • 10 Antrim Street. Furnished 1 bed with study/2nd bedroom, 1 bath. Available August 1, 2020 - August 31, 2021. $3,000/month. High speed internet and utilities provided. Dogs negotiable. Click here for more information. 7/1/20
  • Garfield Street. Furnished one-bedroom studio with separate kitchen. Available Full-year: August 26, 2020 – August 21, 2021. $1,675 inclusive of furnishings, heat, all utilities, internet, TV, and in-unit washer + dryer. No pets or smoking. Click here for more information. 7/1/20
  • 1531 Cambridge Street. Furnished loft in carriage house. Available now. Minimum stay 30 days now until September 1, 2020. After September 1, 2020, minimum stay one semester. Will rent for one year or longer. $2,900/month, all utilities, on-site laundry, wi-fi and professional monthly cleaning included. $100 one-time cleaning fee. No smoking, no pets. Click here for more information. 6/30/20
  • 345 Harvard Street. Furnished 2 bed, 1.5 bath penthouse. Available from June 2020 (term is flexible). $4,000/month, Heat, electricity, hot water included. Parking space and high-speed wifi/cable TV available. No pets/no smoking. Click here for more information. 6/29/20
  • 37 Lee Street. Furnished 2 bed, 1 bath condo. Available July 16, 2020 onwards (minimum 6 months, can be extended to 2 years). $3,700/month (including major utilities and professional cleaning service). Click here for more information. 6/24/20 
  • 383 Walden Street. Furnished bedroom and bath with access to other rooms in home. Available after August 31, 2020 (Minimum 3 months or semester). $1,450 - $1,550/month. No pets or smokers. Click here for more information. 6/23/20
  • 49 Belmont Street. Furnished 2 bed, 1 bath apartment. Available July 15, 2020, minimum of 3 months. $3,100/month (inclusive all utilities and internet), lower rent for 6+ month rental. No pets/no smoking. Click here for more information. 6/22/20
  • Fayerweather Street. Furnished 1 bed, 1 bath loft style apartment. Available June 2020-12 month lease. $2,100/month, utilities included. Click here for more information. 6/18/20 
  • 23 Palermo Street, #1. Unique weekday housing opportunity in a 4 bed, 3 bath condo with 1,875 square feet. Available now, at least 1 month and up to 6 months. $1,800/month, including all utilities, for one person to stay Monday-Thursday every week, but not Friday-Sunday. Click here for more information. 6/16/20 
  • 616 Green Street. Furnished 2 bed, 1 bath apartment with 1,250 square feet. Available January 1, 2021 (or available during December 2020). $3,300/month. No pets. Click here for more information. 6/16/20
  • Douglass Street. Furnished 1 bed, 1 bath unit. Available February 1, 2021 – May 31, 2021 or beyond. $2,850/month includes utilities/high speed WIFI/monthly cleaning service. Click here for more information. 6/15/20
  • Garfield Street. Furnished studio in turret, one bath apartment. Available August 22, 2020 to August 21, 2021. - full year rental only. $1,975/month, inclusive of heat, all utilities, & internet. No smoking, no pets. Click here for more information. 6/12/20 
  • Garfield Street. Furnished one bed with study, 1 bath apartment. Available August 25, 2020 to August 2021 - 1 year lease. $2,350/month, inclusive of heat, all utilities, & internet. No smoking, no pets. Click here for more information. 6/12/20 
  • 993 Memorial Drive, unit 501. Furnished one bed, one bath condo with 820 square feet. Available July 1, 2020 (flexible/1 year preferred). $3,400/month. No smoking. Click here for more information. 6/11/20
  • Channing Street. Furnished room in Victorian house. Available July 1 (some flexibility). $850/month. Click here for more information. 6/11/20

Concord, MA

  • 806 Monument Street. Furnished 6 bed, country home with parking in rural setting with easy access to Cambridge, Boston.  Available September 4, 2020. Open to long and short term rental. More than 3 months is $6,000/month, utilities not included. 3 months or less is $6,700/month, utilities included. All rental rates include lawn care, snow plowing, weekly cleaning, trash and recycling. Click here for more information.  7/28/20

​Medford, MA

  • 184 Forest Street. Furnished 2 bed, 2 bath home with parking. Available for all or part of academic year 2020-2021/flexible. $2,750/month, plus utilities. Click here for more information. 7/28/20

Newton​, MA

  • 25 Bemis Road. Furnished 2 bed, 1 bath home with 840 square feet and parking. Available August 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021 (negotiable). $2,750/month (wireless internet included, utilities not). No pets & non-smokers only. Click here for more information. 7/29/20 
  • Newton Victorian house. 6 furnished bedrooms available to be rented individually with access to 2 baths, kitchen, living room, dining room and parking. Month to month lease. Monthly rent $950-$1,400. No smoking, no pets. Click here for more information. 7/23/20
  • 192 Gibbs Street. Furnished or unfurnished 3 bed, 2 bath unit with parking. Available now through June 30, 2021, then yearly (or longer) afterwards. $3,700/month. No smokers/no pets. Click here for more information. 7/20/20

Somerville, MA

  • 5 Hodgdon Place. Furnished 2+ bed, 2.5 bath townhouse with 1,600 square feet and parking. Available December 26, 2020 – late August 2021. $3,950/month. No smoking or pets. Click here for more information. 8/3/20
  • 26 Calvin Street. Furnished (or unfurnished) 2 bed, 2 bath apartment. Available summer 2020 for periods of 30 days or more.  $3,600/month. Click here for more information. 7/29/20
  • Elmwood Street. Furnished 3 bed, 1 bath apartment with 1,000 square feet and parking. Available minimum 6 months. $4,400/month (6 months), $4,200/month (longer than 6 months), includes water but not utilities.  No pets or smoking. Click here for more information. 7/2/20

Watertown, MA

  • 15 Desmond Ave. Unfurnished 2 bed, 1.5 bath townhouse with parking. Available minimum 12 month lease. $2,600/month. No pets/no smoking. Click here for more information. 8/10/20 
  • 6 Belmont Street. Furnished 2 bed, 1 bath apartment with 1,200 square feet. Available August 2020 (minimum of 3 months). $3,400/month (fully-furnished, inclusive all utilities and internet) for 3 month rental OR $3,100 for 12 month rental (fully furnished, utilities not included). No pets/no smoking. Click here for more information. 6/17/20

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