Home for Rent

Amherst Massachusetts 01002 United States of America

Listing # 99502

Rates From USD 950 Weekly
Academic Verified
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Last Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2019

Peacefully within walking distance of everything!

Lovely, well-maintained 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath house. Light-filled first floor with hardwood floors, wood-burning fireplace in living room, open-concept floor plan with private, shelf-lined office. Second floor has master bedroom with two large closets, (one is walk-in) and master bath with oversize tub, 2 smaller bedrooms share a second large hall bath tub/shower. Large finished basement with expansive carpeted play/TV area, and separate second office or arts & crafts space. Basement also includes unfinished storage area, newer washer/dryer. New water heaters. Off-street parking for two cars. Great outdoor space including quality basketball hoop in driveway, great yard and gardens (including fenced vegetable plot), deck with grill area and wrought iron dining set. Located a on a quiet dead end street in a leafy family-friendly neighborhood, five minute walk from UMASS campus, one block from PVTA bus stop. 5 minute bus ride/15 minute walk to downtown Amherst & Amherst College. 20-30 minute bus ride or drive to Mt. Holyoke College, Hampshire College and Smith College. K-12 school bus also stops at the end of the street. Great place to spend a sabbatical or for longer term family rental.

Owner lives next door; is friendly and very responsive to any issues or needs.

New hot water heater. Forced air heat. Tenant pays all utilities and internet. Owner is responsible for lawn care, trash and recycling removal and snow removal.

Furnished with all the necessities, including cellular shades, TV, dishes, pots & pans, linens, lamps, rugs, etc. - but not cluttered by any personal belongings (although some appear in a few of the pictures).

For more detail and additional photos please visit website: http://rentamhersthome.strikingly.com/ (NOTE: some images on the website with personal belongings are older; home is being rented furnished but clear of personal belongings).


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
2500 Sq. Feet
Suited for
5 people
Property Type


Available from Friday, June 7, 2019 until Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Minimum Stay
2 week(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
available for two weeks or more during period June 7th-July 31st
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Amherst
Postal Code - State or Province 01002 MA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords North Amherst
Closest University UMASS Amherst
University nearby Amherst College, Hampshire College, Smith College, Mount Holyoke College

Rental Price:

USD 950 Weekly
Rental Fee Comments
includes lawn care, parking, garbage & recycling removal, snow removal
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Woods
  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Near Restaurants
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Off Campus
  • Available for Short Term
  • Summer Term


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • Fireplace
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other: great neighborhood, 2 sep. offices, hdwd floors


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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Tenured professor at Central CT State University. Adjunct instructor at UMASS Amherst. UMASS PhD (management). Mother of two. Lived in Nicaragua for many years. Long-time Amherst resident.

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