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If you are interested in posting a housing opportunity, email the pertinent information to Student Housing. Housing listings will be posted for two months. If you wish for the listing to remain on the website longer, please contact the Student Program Office by email.

Available 6/4/2015 - El Rancho, NM
Ad #3 / House for rent 3-bedroom centrally located on dead-end road in El Rancho/Pojoaque Valley (15 Miles to Los Alamos, 20 Miles to Santa Fe, 12 Miles to Espanola).  3000 sq. ft., 2 stories on one acre, remodeled.   Great room with impressive double-sided rock fireplace-wood burning stove and high vaulted ceilings with beams.  Alderwood kitchen with island and skylight.  Large walk-in closets, office with balcony attached, 2 bathrooms (both have double sinks), large master has jetted tub and slate tiles, large laundry room with built in closets.  South-facing adobe trombe wall makes this house very energy efficient. Brick, tile, slate floors throughout, carpet in master bedroom and office. Each room can be separately heated. Ultra-low energy bills due to efficient passive solar construction.  Evaporative cooling. Storage house. Asking$1,600/month, for more information e-mail: Photos available by request.

Available 3/22/2015 – El Rancho, NM
Ad #2/ In El Rancho on dead-end road it is 15 Miles to Los Alamos, 20 Miles to Santa Fe, 12 Miles to Espanola. A sunny, solar guesthouse 650 sq. ft. (Trombe wall) on a 1 acre lot with great views.  Space has sleeping and living area full kitchen w/dishwasher and washing machine, bathroom with shower and ample storage. Furnished or unfurnished. Rent depends on lease terms: $625 = 12 month or longer lease, $650 = 6 months lease, $675 = 3 month lease, $700 = month to month.  $500 Damage deposit, utilities included in rent: Water, sewer and garbage. Utilities not included in rent: Propane, electricity and internet. For more information e-mail: Photos available by request.

Available 6/4/2015 – El Rancho, NM
Ad #1 / Large room in large house in El Rancho - I have a room in a large house in the country between Santa Fe and Los Alamos (15 miles to Los Alamos, 20 miles to Santa Fe).  The room is fully furnished and has its own bathroom, king bed and walk in closet. Shared kitchen and laundry. Asking $500/month + shared utilities (internet, propane and electricity). Please contact by phone at 505-629-6416, or by e-mail: Photos available by request.

Available Now - Los Alamos, NM
For Rent - Available now- Includes Utilities - Remodeled Condo 2BR/2BA/1 carport, new open area kitchen with granite tile, Stainless Steel Appliances and newly remolded bathrooms. Not furnished and no cats allowed. Walking distance to Downtown and to LANL asking $990/mo includes electric, gas, water, trash and snow removal.  Please text or call David at 505-412-9175

Available 5/1/2015 - White Rock, NM
Room for rent in a single family home in White Rock. Close to lab, bus stop, grocery store, and restaurants. Shared kitchen (with dishwasher!), laundry, living area, and bathroom. $650/month. Utilities and internet included. Females only. Email me at or text me at (505) 500 7170.

Available 8/25/2014 – Los Alamos, NM
For rent, furnished, all utilities included, in La Mesilla. $500 month, available immediately and until May 1. Email

Available Now - Los Alamos, NM
Large bedroom with private entrance ($500) or medium size bedroom ($400) a month both with great views. Shared bathroom facilities.  Kitchen privileges. Large separate family room with spectacular views.  Internet throughout. Deck area available for grilling and small groups. Located in Loma Linda, one block from the bus stop. Contact Susan Sprake @ (505) 570-0676 (cell).

Available 3/1/2015 - White Rock, NM
Room for rent - Large 3 bedroom house in quiet neighborhood. $500 per month plus $500 deposit. Kitchen and laundry privileges. Shared bathroom. Utilities, Wi-Fi included.  Must like dogs and quiet evenings. Pool player a plus. email me at

Available as noted – Los Alamos, NM
Very comfortable and cozy room in a furnished townhome. 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. 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. Rental bedroom has mattress, study table and some stands. Cable and internet are free. The other two housemates are students working at the Laboratory and studying. 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 baths. Every renter has a personal room.  Room with individual bathroom: Available July 25, $600 plus 1/3rd of the utilities per month (about $60). Room with shared bathroom: Available April 12th, $550 plus 1/3rd of the utilities per month (about $60).  Contact information is 858-943-1950 (cell) or email Pictures available at Photobucket

Available February 16, 2015 – El Rancho, NM
For Rent - Two bedroom one bath home, unfurnished, tile floors through-out the house, appliances in kitchen, nice size living room, walk-in closet, fenced yard.   Rent is $700 a month plus utilities, (natural gas and electric) and a $350 deposit.  Please call Pete or Dalila at 505-455-7783 or 505- 501-0052.

Available 3/1/2015 – Los Alamos, NM
Two bedrooms currently available in a 4,192 sqft home located on Camino Redondo starting 3/1/2015. One room is a master bedroom and one a regular bedroom. There will be a total of four people living in the house, with one bathroom per person. Amenities include A/C in the bedrooms, indoor hot tub, garden, attached 2-car garage, extremely large kitchen with convection ovens and 5-burner range and at least 50/12 internet. Rooms can be furnished upon request. Currently asking $650 for regular bedroom, $700 for master bedroom for a long term lease, +$25 per month and 1-month rent deposit for month-to-month lease. Pets welcome for an additional $30 a month and a $300 pet deposit. More information and pictures can be found at or you can contact Joshua Payne at

Available 3/1/2015- La Mesilla, NM
Furnished Rooms for Rent in La Mesilla.  Large room (fits 2), 20' x 12', weekly $245 / monthly  $560.  Smaller room (fits 1), 14' x 14', weekly $140 / monthly $425. Shared bathroom with one other guest. Large kitchen, livingroom with tv.  Friendly dog on premises.  Contact Liv at (831) 212-3441

Available Now- White Rock, NM
Room for rent in a single family home in White Rock. Close to lab and bus stop. Furnished room with off street parking. Access to laundry room with washer/dryer, office room, dishwasher and large backyard/patio. Quiet neighborhood located close to grocery store and restaurants. 650$ Utilities and internet included. Please contact Trish by phone or text at (949)246-4581 for more details regarding the rental.

Available Now – Los Alamos, NM
Furnished rooms for rent in a nice and cozy “guesthouse” includes shared bathrooms, kitchen, dining room, living room and in-house washer/dryer.  Pajarito Guesthouse is located at 2229 36th street, 25 min. walking distance to LANL (or 10 min. by bicycle) and close to the free county transit route and hiking trails.    Off-street parking is available. Monthly rent of $550 includes linens, bath towels, utilities and wi-fi.  Shorter-term rental ok.   Leave message at 505-661-0126 or email me at

Available 1/8/2015– Los Alamos, NM
2BR/1B rental move in ready!  Rental has remodeled bathroom with storm windows throughout, laundry room with washer/dryer, dishwasher and refinished hardwood floors in kitchen, hall, and dining room.  Has one covered off-street parking space and a large carport closet for ample storage, spacious, covered back patio with a nice fenced yard.  The Landlord will water and maintain the yard and front flowerbed.  Rental is located in the Western Area, adjacent to the park, close to hiking trails, within walking distance to Technical Area 3 at LANL and near bus route. No smoking, no pets, utilities not included.  One year lease, $1000/mo, $1000 deposit, and references required.  Contact: Scott Schilling at 505 667-1001 (work), 505 662-7289 (home) or by email at

Available - Please Call for Availability  – Los Alamos, NM
Quiet downtown apartment, furnished $695.00 for 6 months, short term leases available -For convenient living in downtown Los Alamos, look no further than Casa de Luz Apartments. The largest grocery store is conveniently located on Trinity Street, so you can easily pick up what you need to cook in the apartment’s full kitchen. Also across the street you will find restaurants, shops, a fitness center, a cafe, a pub and many other useful services. Casa de Luz Apartments is located just five minutes from Los Alamos National Laboratory., 505-662-7015 Ask about our move in special!

Available 1/8/2015 – Santa Fe, NM
Quaint yet spacious Spanish catholic single family home to share in Santa Fe, home has exposed vigas, nichos, wood floors add appeal. The house is centrally located between Cerrillos and St. Francis near Cordova, has walled front and back yards with relaxing environment and safe double driveway parking. We are seeking mature and honest applicants.  Room can be furnished.  Asking $450/mo including utilities. First month and comparable deposit, please call 983-6289.

Available 1/8/5015 – Los Alamos, NM
3BR 1Bath Duplex for Rent. Short walk to Aspen Elementary, Little Forest Pre School, 37th St Playlot and trails. Next to bus stop. Town or Lab commute is 8 minutes. Good view. No smoking. Caged pets possible. Stove, Refrigerator, Microwave, Washer, Dryer. $825/mo. One month deposit. Address: 2208 38th St. Los Alamos NM 87544. Contact Aik-Siong Koh at (505) 310-2069 or by email at

Available 1/8/2015 – Los Alamos, NM
Room in large house in Los Alamos near middle school, convenient to Lab (10 minute walk to nearby bus stop). $600 per month includes utilities, wifi, washer/dryer, dishwasher, flat panel TV viewing (connected to direct TV,DVD Player and X-Box.), kitchen with all appliances and big counter for hanging out and food prep, living room, backyard, parking. A great communal living space for student or postdoc, short or long term. Email or call 1 (505) 412-9987.

Available Now- Los Alamos, NM
Fully furnished clean 2BR, 1 Bath, Executive Suite with a private fenced backyard right on a canyon lot with beautiful views. Rental is one mile to Downtown Los Alamos and less than 3 miles to LANL. Private Parking. Rent includes all utilities, cable, and Wifi. In addition, the rental unit also includes: Washer/Dryer, Dishwasher, Microwave, TV, Dining Tables (Formal and Casual), Sofa, Beds with Linens, and Kitchen Utensils for Four. Rent is $1,500 with lease. Contact: or by phone at 505-662-9079.

Available Now – Los Alamos, NM
One bedroom apartments available on Gold Street, furnished or unfurnished, utilities included except cable TV and internet.  $400 deposit Month to month or six / twelve month leases. Please call for an appointment, 505-662-5430 ask for Geniece or John Courtright, Courtright Apartments.

Available Now - Los Alamos, NM
4 bedrooms for rent in a home: the 2 with their own bathrooms $550/month, the 2 that share a bath $450/month. Utilities will be split between the tenants. $500 damage deposit per room. Lease required. Next to Urban Park, the house is a total of 2550 square feet. County transit close. Washer and dryer included. No pets or smoking. Unfurnished. Please contact Bryan at 505-412-5012, Note: it is possible to rent the entire house for a family or group.

Available Now– Los Alamos, NM
Rooms for rent - two fully furnished bedrooms in a large private house in Los Alamos - asking $200/room/week. Space is perfect for single professional. No kids please, located in North Mesa, in a very quite and safe neighborhood. House is on free bus route and it is a 3 minute walk to the bus stop, 10 minute bus ride to the Lab, with a walk-in closets, private bathrooms, shared kitchen, dining room, two large furnished living rooms and large screen TVs.  Rent includes all utilities, internet, basic cable, washer/dryer, dishwasher, dishes, cookware, beddings and everything else you need. Exercises room includes a treadmill with TV, weight-lifting bench set and punching bag. Please call or txt 757 846 3998.

Available Now – Nambe, NM
One person partly furnished home in Nambe within a safe & quiet compound.  Home has a full living area, one bedroom, den, large living room, kitchen and bath.  It has been recently remodel to include a private back yard.  It is 25 minutes to Los Alamos/Santa Fe, asking $800 per month plus utilities (electric and gas) first and last rent; plus $400 cleaning deposit. References required. No pets. If interested call 505-455-1281 leave message.

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