Postdoc Housing

This page is for posting housing availability in Gainesville for or from UF postdocs or UF postdoc alumni.  Please email your submissions for posting to Cheryl Gater (cgater@aa.ufl.edu), with a brief description of the housing that is available as well as your contact information, including title (e.g., Postdoctoral Associate in Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine).  To keep this listings page current, please provide a date for when the listing should be removed.

UF’s Off Campus Life (OCL) Office provides the following resources to students that Postdocs may also find helpful in their housing searches:

Housing Locator: This website service allows you to search for housing off campus including apartments, houses and condos for rent or sublease in Gainesville.  The housing locator also allows you to search for roommates and post subleases for rent.  http://housing.offcampus.ufl.edu

Gator Guide: The is OCL’s annual publication and provides everything you need to know about living off-campus in the Gainesville community.  Gator Guide content is available through the OCL website http://www.offcampus.ufl.edu/gator_guide.     

Individual Appointments: OCL staff provide one on one appointments to help assist you with your off-campus housing search or with any issues or questions you might have while living in the Gainesville community. To set up an appointment complete the online appointment request form http://www.offcampus.ufl.edu/appointments/ and an OCL staff member will contact you to set up an appointment. The OCL office is located in 311 Peabody Hall.

 

January 2018

Subleasing 1/1 Apartment at Sub Bay Apartments

$630

First Month Free

Leasing time: 1 Febuary-31 July.
Rent includes water; internet; wastewater; pest control.
•Central Air/Heat
•Digitial Thermostats
•Free Cable
•Carpeting
•Window Coverings
•Balcony
•Frost Free Refrigerator
•Dishwasher
•Disposal
•Eight Laundry Facilities
•Two Swimming Pools
•Spacious Courtyards with Pond and grilling area

You would need to fill out an application (https://www.sunbayuf.com/rental-application/) and submit your payroll information when applying (application fee: $40). There is a $300.00 when the new resident is reliable for the apartment and upkeep. The security deposit typically transfers over through the new resident. 

For pets:

Regarding cats, there is a one-time fee of $100.00 and an additional $10.00 a/mo to the base rent. Dogs must be at least eighteen months old and we do not allow aggressive breeds. The pet fee for Dogs weighing under 25 lbs is $200.00; for dogs weighing between 25- 50 lbs the pet fee is $400.00.  With an additional $20.00/mo to your base rent. 

Email: alisirusi@ufl.edu for more information and pictures.

December 2017

Self-Contained Second Floor Guest Suite

NW 39th Ave and NW 34th ST. Nice large self-contained second floor guest suite, with private full bath and breakfast nook, private entrance--on your own floor. Guest suite is the only part of the house upstairs. Suite is spacious and separate from the rest of the house. Access is private and with keyless entry. Come and go in private, without disturbing anyone. Furnished with new queen bed and double futon, new fridge, microwave, Keurig. Room has a new beautiful Thomasville queen bedroom set, table/work space, Wifi, flat screen TV with cable. The suite is not equipped for formal cooking, but it has a brand new fridge, microwave, and Keurig. Perfect for visiting scholar.

$600 a month including all utilities, negotiable for visiting scholars who are planning not to be in Gainesville fulltime.

House owner is UF faculty. Contact bcondongnv@gmail.com

Large Furnished/Unfurnished Bedroom Available

Large furnished/unfurnished bedroom available in a 2/1 house with office/guest room on 1 acre lot with fenced back yard. It's like living in the woods! It's in an extremely quiet and safe neighborhood on a dead end street south of UF, a short walk from the 13 bus line and IHOP. I have two large dogs and two cats, all very friendly, available for attention/walks/snuggles at no additional charge! I am a postdoc so I appreciate quiet at home, but I occasionally have people over for dinner/movies and don't mind if you do the same. Prefer a responsible postdoc, resident, visiting scholar, graduate/medical/vet/pharm/professional student, or faculty/staff. The house is furnished (can make room for more), with dishes/kitchen stuff available or bring your own. The house has tile floors throughout, central AC and heat, dishwasher/fridge/microwave, and washer/dryer. No smoking in the house! Available immediately, short or long term. Long term rent is $500/month + half of the utilities (electric/water/garbage totals ~$120-200/month). 10gb/month high speed wifi included (TMobile hotspot). Security deposit $250. Rent and security negotiable depending on length of stay. Message me at 954.756.0485 or email ccbruels@ufl.edu for more information and pictures.

 

November 2017

Large Master Suite with Private Bathroom Available 3/1/18

$550/month includes utilities and wifi

Large Private Master Suite (2 rooms combined-partially furnished) w/ private bath in large spacious townhouse condominium available for short-term or long-term rental. The condo is located in Forest of the Unicorn in NW Gainesville off NW 39th Avenue, easily accessible to buses (#8 and 39) and UF. Owner has 2 cats, and is open to pets with additional deposit.  Owner is UF faculty.

Included Amenities:  

  • Tennis  & Racquet Ball courts
  • Pool
  • Nice walking/biking trails/paths
  • Easy parking
  • Lovely outside garden area

Responsible and clean grad student/postdoc, faculty/staff or professional preferred.  Security deposit and 1st month’s rent due up front. Interview required.

Please contact Paige at paige@acceleration.net   352-316-5474.  

This is a great corner lot home and close to campus! (It is off NW 13th street, about a mile from campus)

The house rental has a recently purchased stove and spacious refrigerator.  The heating and cooling system works very well. There is a washer and dryer, and a fireplace for those chilly nights.  Most of the furniture currently in the house is also for sale, so you may not even need to furnish the place!

Other details about the home:
-2 bedrooms, same size
-1 full bathroom, full tub/shower, recently redone
-Large wood-floored living room, and a large porch/sunroom
-1-car garage

The rent is $1,050/month + utilities :)

A $1,050 security deposit is required up front, which will be returned at the end of the lease. 

Available for move-in December 2017

For additional information, please contact Kyle at (740)-475-7793 or venturkj@ufl.edu  

Master Bedroom to Rent

This is a MASTER BEDROOM TO RENT..  Located in a quiet NW Area & quiet environment home to a Responsible Non-Smoking Female.  Rent $550.00 will include utilities, cable, Wi-Fi.  kitchen, and washer/dryer available. No pets. Security Deposit $ 550.00.  Bus #8 will take you to UF Shands Hospital. Approximately 6 miles to UF campus.  Street Parking front of house, this a dead end street very quiet. Email me if you have questions.  Available.  nbutton@ufl.edu

Cottage for Rent

2 bedrm/2 bath cottage with back porch 3 miles north of High Springs. $ 700.- month 2 people. Quiet, part of 40 acre spread.  Call: 305-301-0686

August 2017

Furninshed/unfurnished room for rent, available immediately, short or long term

Large furnished/unfurnished bedroom available in a 2/1 house with office/guest room on 1 acre lot with fenced backyard. It's like living in the woods! It's in an extremely quiet and safe neighborhood on a dead end street south of UF, a short walk from the 13 bus line and IHOP. I have two large dogs and two cats, all very friendly, available for attention/walks/snuggles at no additional charge! I am a postdoc so I appreciate quiet at home, but I have people over for dinner/movies and don't mind if you do the same. Prefer a responsible female, postdoc, resident, visiting scholar, graduate/medical/vet student, or faculty/staff. The house is furnished (possibly can make room for more), with dishes/kitchen stuff available or bring your own. The house has tile floors throughout, central AC and heat, dishwasher/fridge/microwave, and washer/dryer. No smoking in the house! Available immediately, short or long term. Rent is $500/month + half of the utilities (electric/water/garbage totals ~$120-200/month). 10gb/month high speed wifi included (TMobile hotspot). Security deposit $250. Rent and security negotiable depending on length of stay. Email ccbruels@ufl.edu for more information and pictures.

June 2017

ONE BEDROOM WITH ITS OWN BATH AVAILABLE

The apartment is located at NW 45th Lane 

One bedroom with its own bathroom

Available from now till 5th August, we are ready to work with your budget

Contact 

Ms Vicki Vanderlaan (vickivv44@gmail.com​)​

3 BED/1 BATH HOUSE FOR RENT (15 min bike ride to campus, on the 13 bus line).

3 bedroom house for rent in a tranquil and safe neighborhood  less than 10 minutes to campus by car. Ideal tenants are quiet faculty members, postdocs, visiting scholars, doctoral or medical students/residents. Wood floors, central A/C and heat. Wide deck overlooking a large yard. Cats OK. No smoking. Carport with space for two cars.  Available July 1, 2017. Open to semester-by-semester lease. Rent $1200 (excludes utilities). Please send email if interested to swheelersmith@ufl.edu. Please let me know if I can provide you any additional information!