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.

July 2017

APARTMENT FOR RENT IN THE DUCKPOND

Beautiful spacious apartment in quiet historic Duckpond house. The apartment will be available September 1st, ideal if you start your postdoc or job outside the academic calendar. 

Large bedroom, living room, dining room, and sunroom. Bathroom with shower. The rent is $925/month (utilities not included). I am also looking to sell most of my furniture. 

The house has a washer and dryer, a porch, and there is always parking on the street in front of the house. 

For pictures and visits, please contact Nina Cloutier, Property Manager at Vibrant Property Management. 
Address: 1409 NW 6th Street Suite 120, Gainesville FL 32601
Phone: 352-745-7349
Email: Nina@beaconcms.com

For the furniture, please send me an email to selja.seppala.unige@gmail.com.

FURNISHED BEDROOM AVAILABLE FOR SHORT-TERM OR LONG-TERM RENTAL

Large furnished bedroom available for rent in quiet, clean, non-smoking house located close to the intersection between NW34th St and NW39th Ave (4 miles to UF). Owner has two indoor/outdoor dogs who are independent but will love the attention. Mature postdoc, visiting scholar, graduate or medical student/resident, or faculty/staff preferred. Rent is $500/month + half of the utilities (electric, wi-fi; total is around $100 depending on usage). Wood and tile floors, central A/C and heat. Kitchen and washer/dryer available in the house. Available beginning of August. Security Deposit $ 250.00. For more information and pictures please contact me at cgomezv@ufl.edu.

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!

May 2017

FURNISHED HOME FOR RENT

Nice 2 bedroom home in the Duckpond neighborhood, walking and biking distance from UF and downtown Gainesville.  2 bedrooms, 2 baths, separate office.  CHAC, Washer and Dryer.  Fenced yard.  Pets negotiable.  The house will be available from June 3 until August 11 (or August 1).

Great for someone wanting to take time to look for a more permanent place for August.

$300/mo for each bedroom.  Open to either one person/one bedroom or two people/two bedrooms.  + utilities

Please contact coverdev00@gmail.com or 352-672-5193

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QUIET & LARGE 1 BD/1BA ATTACHED TO PRIVATE HOME

Large 1 bed/1 bath apartment attached to private home with private entrance and separate driveway. Safe, quiet community. Washer and dryer included. Sliding glass doors open to fenced-in backyard and private pool. 900 square feet! Available in July. No pets (fish, turtle, etc. are ok). No smoking. Short drive or bike to UF, Santa Fe, Hospitals, Shopping, Starbucks.

Perfect for a professional student or trainee; or a dedicated student needing a quiet place away from on-campus distractions.

$795/mo + $150 ALL utilities (utilities included gas, water, electric, high speed internet, cable & trash). 1-month rent as security deposit required.

Link to photos: https://www.apartments.com/612-nw-101st-st-gainesville-fl-unit-b/75bm5nz/

Call or email for more information: 724-699-7635 or 330-819-8662

emellott@phhp.ufl.edu or mcascio@ufl.edu  

MASTER BEDROOM W/PRIVATE BATH FOR RENT $550.00

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

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NW GAINESVILLE RENTAL

2 BR, 1 B, living room/kitchenette in NW with private entrance. All new appliances. Lots of windows with view to large wooded lot. Walking and biking distance to UF. Quiet, safe neighborhood. $900/mo + utilities (approx. $100). Internet included. Call 352-275-1995

April 2017

2 BED/1.5 BATH TOWNHOUSE FOR RENT

The tentative dates are May 15 - August 5.  (may have some flexibility).  Located at Weston Square Apts. which is right across from Publix, PDQ, MiApa.

Rent is $600 for the whole place or $300 for one bedroom. No pets.  There is free parking and pool. Fitness center is being remodeled and should be open soon.

Bus routes 5, 34, 40, 43.  Feel free to contact me at arakhimov@ufl.edu or (321)-352-2708 if you have any questions or would like to see the place.  Photos available HERE.

LARGE BEDROOM WITH PRIVATE BATHROOM AVAILABLE

Large bedroom with private bathroom available for short-term or long-term rental. The room is located in separate wing of residential home in the Kirkwood area, easily accessible via bus no. 13. Owner is dog-lover but dog keeps to other half of the house. Free parking available. Mature postdoc or faculty/staff preferred. Please contact Susan at bucky214@bellsouth.net . Rent negotiable depending on length of stay. Owner is also UF preferred vendor and payment arrangements can be made between UF dept and owner directly.

February 2017

LEASE AVAILABLE FOR 3 BEDROOM/3 BATH CONDO

We are looking for a replacement of our current lease on a 3 bedroom/ 3 bath condo unit at the Cricket Club II located at 7171 SW 4th Road, Gainesville FL 32607.

We just moved in to the unit and for a personal reason need to move out immediately. Monthly rent is $ 1,200 with a $ 600 security deposit. We'll pay the first month rent if you are willing to replace our current lease.  The application fee is $50 per adult.

This is a top (third) floor condo with about 1,440 Sq. Ft and has a nice view. It has a split floor plan and each room has its own bath. The apartment comes with upgraded kitchen appliances, cherry cabinets, granite counter tops in kitchen and bathrooms, tile flooring in kitchen and bathrooms, crown molding, large screened in balcony, full size washer and dryer, built in microwave, dishwasher and more.

Community features a swimming pool, fully equipped fitness center and business center. It's a pet friendly community.

The apartment complex is centrally located: ~ 5 miles from UF/Shands and Santa Fe College, as well as shopping, dining and entertaining. A short drive to the Oaks Mall and to the Buttler Plaza. There is a RTS bus stop in front of the complex as well.

Please email me sjgnv@yahoo.com, if you would like to see the unit.  Click here for Photos!

1 BR/1BA APARTMENT ON 2 ACRES - AVAILABLE NOW

Spacious 950 sq ft 1bedroom 1 bathroom located on 2 acres overlooking a private lake in Hawthorne (about 30 minutes east of Gainesville). The property includes a boathouse and dock, and has 30 undeveloped acres next door. In addition to a large bedroom and full bathroom, the apartment has an open floor plan which includes a full kitchen, living area, and guest room or study area. The living/kitchen area opens onto a large screened porch which has an excellent view of the lake. The apartment has two separate entrances and is downstairs from a quiet professional couple who are looking for a quiet, non-smoking tenant.

For more details and photographs: http://bit.ly/2lgRaxw

Rent: $550/month including utilities (to move in: first month + Deposit = Total $1100 / rented on semester-to-semester basis)

Contact: F. Glynn Hayes, Ph.D. - glynn.hayes@gmail.com

January 2017

LOOKING FOR MATURE, FEMALE ROOMMATE

Looking for a mature, female roommate for a 2/1. Well-maintained house in quiet, residential neighborhood 2 mi from central campus. Monthly expenses are about $550 for rent+GRU+internet. Tile floors, central air, washer/dryer in garage, yard. Non-smoking. Prefer dinner parties to house parties.

Prefer someone with no pets, but could negotiate a cat or smaller dog (I already have two cats) Could move in as early as summer, but more likely August. I work on campus as a communications employee.

Contact: elangford@ufl.edu for details​

MASTER BEDROOM W/PRIVATE BATH FOR RENT $550.00

I have 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 $ 500.00.  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. nbutton@ufl.edu  Available beginning of June.

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