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Explore thousands of home rental and home exchange listings in cities large and small as well as true getaways in the countryside. You’ll find the ideal home in over 50 countries, some with the options of house sitting or home sharing. Staying in the personal comfort of another member’s place lets you experience the character of a real home. Start dreaming about your next sabbatical, research trip or extended travel!
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Who Are We?

For scholars by scholars.

When she created in 2000, founder Nadege Conger envisioned the website as a way for scholars to connect, arrange affordable housing and find trustworthy tenants. Today, is still run by the founder and a creative team of hard-working, enthusiastic and diverse individuals.

This thriving hub of home and tenant listings is a unique resource with a trusted community. As the leading international directory for academic home rentals, home exchanges, house sitting, and home sharing opportunities, SabbaticalHomes makes it possible for Minds on the Move to live, work and stay all over the world. Most home listings are available furnished to ease the transition of relocating, going on leave or traveling. Search our website to find the perfect home or tenant!

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Ideal Match: Berkeley Berlin

We are going on a Sabbatical at Berkeley University and wanted to find someone to live in our big Berlin house during our stay - both to reduce risks of theft for the house and to reduce costs of the sabbatical because we are going to rent a house in the Bay area which is not cheap. We have found the ideal match, a family with four kids who want to spend a year in Berlin. Like this, the whole sabbatical is made much easier for us, and we are happy that a family with kids can enjoy our big house while we are away and going to enjoy someone else's house in Berkeley... It's really great that this site exists!

Prof Dr. C.D.

Berlin, Germany

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