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Housing in Los Alamos and nearby communities

Disclaimer: Los Alamos National Security, LLC (LANS) provides these listings as a convenience for postdocs who will be working or participating in programs at Los Alamos National Laboratory. LANS does not endorse or recommend any particular property or landlord, makes no representation regarding the accuracy of the information contained in the listings or the condition of the rental properties listed, and does not assume any liability for any actions arising from these listings. This information is provided as is without any warranty, guarantee, or contract intended or implied in any manner, shape or form.

If you are interested in posting a housing opportunity, email the pertinent information to postdocprogram@lanl.gov. Housing listings will be posted for six weeks. If you wish for the listing to remain on the website longer, contact the Postdoc Program Office by email.The listings on this webpage are for long-term listings (at least six months, preferably one year minimum).


Santa Fe, New Mexico

(Posted 6/26/2017) Ideal guesthouse for a single. Available September through May, 2017-2018 (or shorter period). Perfect location in a quiet neighborhood only a few short blocks walk north of the Plaza, and very close to the 84/285 N Highway. Features:  Recently redone, fully-furnished, very bright with skylight, one bedroom, bath, full kitchen, washer/dryer, heating/air conditioning, off-street parking, enclosed private yard with view, sunsets.  Dog upon approval. Monthly:  $1200 including utilities. Pictures available upon request. You can reach me at 505-303-3759 (home) or my cell:  918-900-4126.

(Posted 6/14/2017) Newly renovated one bedroom, freestanding guesthouse for rent in South Capitol. Approximately 750 sq ft. New kitchen appliances, cabinets, wood flooring, radiant heat and gas stove. One full bedroom with spacious closets. Sleeping loft above breakfast area/office space. Full kitchen, new W/D, new shower in bath. Small, private fenced yard. Walking distance to Railyard, Roundhouse, Downtown.$1100/mo, includes utilities. No pets, please. Available August 1st. 1 year minimum lease. Photos listed on http://santafe.craigslist.org/apa/6175669542.html, Contact: lisa.gavioli.roach@gmail.com

(Posted 5/31/2017) Available June 17th. A charming 800sf, two bedroom one bath half duplex located in the South capital district in Santa Fe. Remodeled kitchen and bathroom. Walking distance to downtown Santa Fe. $1350.00 per month. Photographs available upon request. Contact 505.690.0910 or 505.690.3459

(Posted 5/17/2017) One bedroom with separate private bathroom available in a peaceful, quiet home. Bedroom is furnished with bed, dresser, night stand, book shelf and a walk-in closet. Shared common areas are kitchen, dining, living room, washer/dryer, Wi fi and patio area. Sorry no smoking or pets, I have 2 cats. $650.00 a month includes utilities, $300.00 security/cleaning deposit required. Property is located next to the Santa Fe Country Club Golf Course (Camino Rojo cross road Country Club. Close to restaurants, shopping, movie theater and grocery stores. Please call Yvonne 505-670-6133 (please leave a message)

Los Alamos / White Rock, New Mexico

(Posted 6/27/2017) Room for rent in a single family home in White Rock available immediately. Excellent for a LANL intern/student. $550 per month includes private room, all utilities, internet, access to washer/dryer, kitchen, etc. No smoking and no pets. Contact Andrea at 713-505-2203

(Posted 6/26/2017) Over1690sq ft,3bed, 2 and half bath, 2 garage, high ceiling , new flooring single family house in White Rock for rent. $1800per month, deposits, no pet, please call 505-661-4127  for more information.

(Posted 6/21/2017) Three bedroom, One and a half bath duplex unit, 2,194 sq ft, in Los Alamos, NM available mid-July. Central air, ceiling fans in bedrooms, cable and internet ready in living area and all bedrooms, two off street parking pad spots. No smoking.  Fenced back yard, one dog is ok. Tenant must maintain yard which has a sprinkler system.  Great view of town site and located in a quiet neighorhood.  Unfurnished, $1,300 per month on a twelve month lease, $1,400 per month on a six month lease, tenant pays all utilities. Cleaning & damage deposit required. Please contact Geniece, email courtrightapts@gmail.com or 505-662-5430

(Posted 6/16/2017) Available August 30th White Rock. Spacious 4 bedroom House - Nice and Roomy, 1.75 baths, 1 car garage, 1429 square feet, Fenced back yard, Eat in Kitchen, nice sized bedrooms, wood burning stove, No smoking and pets negotiable; $ 1650 plus utilities and one month security deposit is required. Please call 505 709 8783. For the month of July, please e-mail vssummadi@yahoo.com.

(Posted 6/12/2017) Room for rent in a single family home on North Mesa beginning in late August. Excellent for a LANL student. $550 per month includes private room, all utilities, internet, access to washer/dryer, kitchen, etc. No smoking and no pets. Contact Terry at TPriestley@lanl.gov or 505-500-2742.

(Posted 6/8/2017) FOR RENT - Available October / November in White Rock, NM. Two furnished bedrooms available for rent with shared large bath (with other renter). Twin bed, dresser, private closet, window a/c, and linens provided for each room. Rent includes all utilities, internet, and the use of the kitchen, laundry and common areas, quiet back patio and shaded front porch. Quiet neighborhood, and peaceful environment. Walking distance to free LA transit bus, 20 minutes to Los Alamos, many hiking trails, close proximity to Bandelier National Park & shuttle, walking distance to wonderful library and grocery store. Rent is $650 per month/per room. Non-smokers only. Female preferred. House is shared with owner and 10 pound hypo-allergenic Maltese-poodle mix. Rooms are available as follows: One room is available October 15, 2017. The second room is available November 15, 2017. Please call 505-470-6866 or email melissareednm@gmail.com

(Posted 6/5/2017) Los Alamos - 1,400 sqft 4 bedrooms 1 1/2  bathrooms  1 car garage, updated single story home with hardwood floor all throughout the house and tile in wet areas. Spacious kitchen with all appliances and laundry with washer/dryer. Ceiling fans in all bedrooms and living room, energy efficient windows. Walking distance to shopping, dining, library, museums, YMCA, swimming pool, parks and bus stops with short ride to LANL. 6 months minimum rent. Furnished $2,000 + utilities Unfurnished $1,850 + utilities. One year minimum lease. One month damage/ cleaning refundable deposit. Outdoor pets negociable. Contact Angie 505-709-0002 or Daniel: 505-709-0003  e-mail: daniel-r-bartholomew@msn.com

(Posted 6/5/2017) House in Pajarito Acres to relax: 2,400 sqft single story house 4 bedrooms/ 2 bathrooms, 2 car garage and lot of space for parking and 400 sqft deck with grill area on 3 private acres and beautiful views. Available on August 16, 2017. 6 months minimum Furnished $2,750+ utilities. Unfurnished $2,650 + utilities. One month refundable damage/cleaning deposit at the moment of signing lease. First month paid at the beginning of term. Contact : Angie 505-709-0002 or Daniel: 505-709-0003  E-mail: daniel-r-bartholomew@msn.com

(Posted 5/31/2017) Available June 5th. Room for rent in 3BR/2BA house in White Rock.  Rent is $700/month which includes utilities and Wi-Fi. $700 deposit required.  The bathroom is shared (we mostly use our master bath but might use the front bath on occasion).  You will have access to the kitchen, laundry, and living room—all fully equipped.  The house will be shared with me, my boyfriend, one dog, and cats.  The room is furnished with a Queen sized bed, desk, and dresser.  Plenty of parking on the street.  We are about a 10 minute walk from the bus stop or a 12 minute drive to the lab.  Right across the street from the Canyon Rim Trail (great place for walks after work). Please contact Amanda with any questions avandyke2@gmail.com< or (719) 671-5091.

(Posted 5/30/2017) Available Sep 1, 2017. Room for rent in a 3BR/2 Bath house - $500 + 1/3rd of utilities (about $100 for electricity, water, sewer, cable, internet); Pictures available at Photobucket http://s1234.photobucket.com/user/avinashrk/library/Townhome?sort=3&page=1. Very comfortable and cozy room in a townhome, located about a mile (10-15 mins walk) from the Lab, quiet and beautiful neighborhood, close to Ashley's Pond, movie theater, and the shuttle route. Kitchen and living room are shared and completely equipped and furnished; washer and dryer in the house; personal parking is available. No need to bring anything except clothes. Rental bedroom has mattress, study table and stands.  The other two housemates are students working at the Laboratory. Every renter has a personal room and the room advertised has a shared bathroom. Please contact Avi by email avinash1402@gmail.com  or on 858-943-1950

(Posted 5/17/2017) 3283B Walnut St. LOS ALAMOS 1BD/1BA Studio/Casita For Rent - Newly remodeled with hardwood floors and dual-pane windows. My wife and I are accepting applications for short and long term renters, with leases beginning August 20, 2017. Very private. 7 minutes from TA-3, next door to Aspen elementary school and lots of great canyon hikes. This casita/suite has two separate entrance, easy parking, 7 minutes from downtown/LANL on #6 bus (stop less than a minute away), and mountain views. It is approximately 370 sf and has a kitchenette, bathroom and a large closet. The rent includes full furnishings (bed, bedding, fridge, cutlery, toaster, etc.), utilities (trash, electricity, heat, ceiling fan, water), high-speed internet connection, and elegant furnishings (must see photos). Flexible lease terms: 6 months+ is $700/mo. First and Last month rent required as deposit. Pictures here: https://goo.gl/photos/9a4sAtSMZeTGwdq86 Contact: Nicholas Seet (nik@seet.com).

(Posted 5/17/2017) Available June 9th. Don't miss this opportunity to rent this open floor plan beauty. The house features two bedrooms and a full bath on the main floor. Open floor plan with dining and living off the kitchen. Large great room with vaulted ceiling, a cozy heatilator fireplace, beautiful laminate floors throughout downstairs, hydronic baseboard heat for comfortable living. A full laundry room has nice pantry storage. The upper level features a large loft area overlooks the living room. The master is a nice size with a walk-in closet. Skylights on the upper level help this space feel bright and open. Relatively new paint, new carpet, new washer/dryer are just a few of the nice features in this immaculate home. Extra large garden window in the kitchen offers the perfect location to grow herbs and flowers. Spacious yard and large patio for parties, pets, kids or just relaxing! A nice high fence gives privacy to your home. Extra offstreet parking is ideal for additional vehicles. Quiet location with easy walk to middle School, open space; trails. Truly a one of a kind home here in Broadview, Los Alamos don't miss it. 12 month lease. $1,900/month plus utilities and deposit. Call 505-695-0696 or email jet360@gmail.com

(Posted 5/17/2017) Available June 1st. Unfurnished house with two bedrooms, two bath and office. Sun porch with space to relax, store bikes and washer and dryer for laundry. One car garage and basement. Walking distance to LANL. No pets. Rent is $1700+utilities per month. Email for additional information contact: RentalLosAlamos@outlook.com.

(Posted 5/17/2017)Available July 10th. Fully furnished house with two bedrooms, one bath and office. Dining and living rooms are furnished to support having guests over for dinner. Sun porch with space to relax, store bikes, washer and dryer for laundry. Walking distance to LANL. Internet and utilities included. No pets. Rent is $2100 per month. Email for additional information contact: RentalLosAlamos@outlook.com.

(Posted 5/17/2017) Available September 1st, Downtown bright efficiency apartment. New windows, New A/C. Laundry rooms on site. $795.00 Furnished for a 6 month lease, $865.00 5 months or less. All utilities paid including Direct TV and Wi-fi basic plan. Non Smoking. Casa de Luz www.casadeluz-losalamos.com, 505-662-7015.

Pojoaque / Nambe , New Mexico

(Posted 5/18/2017) Fully furnished beautiful two bedroom, two full bath house, loaded with Southwest charm, that sits on almost five acres in Pojoaque Valley. Only 20-minute, traffic-free drive to Los Alamos and easy 15-minute drive to Santa Fe or 10 minutes to Espanola. The property features two extra large bedrooms and two full baths, large living room with kiva gas fireplace, full dining room and large kitchen featuring all new appliances. This adobe house is executive-level, turn-key, and fully equipped with sheets, towels, dishes, cookware, washer and dryer, and too much to list. Monthly rent $1995 plus utilities, with Wifi and cable included. Short term rental preferred. Two occupants preferred (small family negotiable). Please call between the hours of 6:00 AM-3:00 PM (owners live in Europe) if interested in viewing the property please call: 719-505-8214 or email: aortiznav@gmail.com

Espanola / Chimayo / Medanales, New Mexico

(Posted 5/8/2017) For rent 3 bedroom, one bath newly remodeled home on McCurdy Road. New flooring, paint, light fixtures and new washer/dryer. Rent is $900 per month with a $900 damage deposit. Utilities are not included. This home is 30 minutes from LANL, 30 minutes from Santa Fe and Taos. Available 6/1/17, contact: mapodaca@gmail.com

(Posted 5/8/2017) Available in Espanola: Small room for One Person (12'x14'). Views of the Sangre de Cristo mountains from your room. 360 views include Black Mesa and the Jemez Mountains. Shared bathroom (shower, no tub) with one other guest (when there is one). Large, spacious kitchen, living room with television. No cable / satellite or internet. (Sprint/Verizon Wireless Works Well here) Washer and dryer on premises. We are located in 'the country'. If you are seeking a quiet location where you can sit outside and see the stars at night or walk to the Rio Grande...this is it...If you are looking for a Starbucks you can walk to...this is not it. No public transportation here. You will need a vehicle. Commute to Los Alamos in 40 minutes. Pork and Beef Free Home. We kindly ask that you cook neither in the home during your stay. Friendly dog and cat on premises. For photos email: lydiadiane@yahoo.com.

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