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The world is your oyster.

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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Renting a Place that is a Home and not a Business

Thanks again to the network, I had another appreciative and thoughtful guest at my London flat (from Singapore this time). It is so important when renting a place that is a home and not a business to feel at ease about who you might be allowing to "take over" your space. All the more so, when it involves people coming from another continent and whom I shall meet for the first time when they come to stay. It's amazing that it can actually work, when you think about it!

Rea Maragno, Artist

London, England

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