Rental Services for Faculty

Rental Services for Faculty


Consider your housing options while at Harvard! We recognize moving and finding housing can be a huge challenge. Below are some resources for Harvard University Faculty to guide your process when thinking of moving.

  • Harvard University Housing (HUH) Rentals – Residences for rent in Harvard-owned and managed buildings. Click her to Apply!
  • Coldwell Banker Rental Services – agent assisted rental property search (12 + month rental term)
  • Private Market Rental Resources – through Off Campus Housing

Harvard University Housing (HUH) Rentals: Residences for rent in Harvard-owned and managed buildings

Harvard University, through Harvard University Housing, has many residences available for rent in Harvard-owned and managed buildings. Please go to the HUH web site to learn more about types of rental properties and eligibility, how to apply, selecting a unit, and currently available rental housing. The best time to apply and be entered into the apartment selection lottery is between March 1 and May 1 when available inventory is at its highest—although units are leased all year.

Questions about renting an apartment through Harvard University Housing?

Office: 617-496-7827

Coldwell Banker Rental Services:

This service provides eligible Harvard employees and affiliates with real estate agent assistance to secure a rental property in Massachusetts (12 + month rental term).  Please contact Coldwell Banker’s Rental Services Team at to be connected with an agent from the Rental Agent Team*

*Coldwell Banker’s rental assistance is a paid service, with a finder’s fee or commission due to the agent that is commonly, but not limited to the amount of one month’s rent.”

Private Market Rental Opportunities:

Off Campus Partners** is a third party that provides off campus housing rental services to members of the Harvard University community. This site is owned and operated by Off Campus Partners. The listing of rental opportunities on this site is offered as a service to local rental property owners and to Harvard University graduate students, faculty, and staff.

Additional information on off campus housing can be found at: and other housing and resources information can also be found at

**These housing resources are completely independent from Harvard University Housing (HUH), and HUH DOES NOT endorse any listings or review the information given by these resources. Rental and placement fees may apply. Please check with Off Campus Partners.