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Member Since 2019

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Independent Scholar or Retired Academic
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Rates from USD $2500 | Monthly

Apartment or Condo | Entire Home | House Sitting Negotiable
Available Dates:
From November 1, 2024 until August 1, 2025


This is a great, private, fully furnished flat on the first floor of an old Victorian house, built in 1895. Corner lot with garden views and lots of trees, easy walk to Walnut Street, the main shopping & restaurant street of Shadyside. Convenient to CMU, Pitt and Chatham, Squirrel Hill and downtown PGH. The apartment features high ceilings, good light, big windows, wood floors, built in's, charm galore, decorative mantels, stained glass, pocket doors, ceiling fans, very spacious, fresh kitchen, private back porch and lovely front porch and lots of interesting art! Owner lives upstairs, no other tenants present in building. Check my Airbnb listing: there are dates available in July-Aug. I have a 2 month rental that ends 10/26/24. I will customize according to your needs, depending on any other bookings through AirBnb I may have - but I prefer longer rentals. Thanks for considering. Please check out my AirBnb listing: IVY TREASURE-SHADYSIDE FURNISHED-BEST LOCATION-- TO LOOK AT ALL PHOTOS! (I'm having a tech problem with posting all photos here...the AirBnb listing can be found at Thanks for that extra effort to see MANY current photos! If you have trouble finding this, go to Shadyside Furnished. Look up dates of July, 2024 or after (as it is booked a lot before then.) This apt. is available short or long term, negotiable on length of time. Eight to twelve months or longer - is ideal. Lease will be customized to you. WIFI, high speed FIOS internet, cable, all utilities included. Kitchen is fully stocked with great dishes, glasses, pots & pans, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, iron & ironing board. Furniture features some antiques, nice rugs, two desks. The apt is very roomy, cozy and eclectic. I prefer to rent to professors/scholars while visiting PGH. Single or couple preferred. There are two couches for your occasional visitor. No pets unless we discuss details. Weekly laundry use in basement is available, if you stay longer than a month. Laundromats also near by. Street parking, you'll get a parking permit from city for $21, registered as my guest. The apartment is very secure and spacious. Private front hall entrance to your own apt door. Ease in receiving your mail. Regular cleaning service can be arranged. Please call me to further discuss all details. 412 362-5805 -- try first, please - (my land line) or my cell number is 412 496-7263 for texts. Or email: Please text or email me first and we can set up a time to talk. Thanks for your possible interest. -- Molly PLEASE CHECK OUT MY AIRBNB LISTING FOR MORE PHOTOS! Go to Shadyside Furnished and find it by putting in Ivy St Treasure - Victorian. You could also book first week through AirBnb, then discuss a longer rental with me, by meeting in person. Thanks for considering. Please do not post a message through Sabbatical, I may not receive it. Call or text me instead, thanks. I have been a member of Sabbatical Homes since 2019 and I have made arrangements with many renters by inquiry through this site initially.




1,900 ft2

Suited For

Property Type
Apartment or Condo


From November 1, 2024 until August 1, 2025

Minimum Stay

2 Months | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: Visit my Airbnb listing to see all photos & info! I'm negotiable, based on your desired length of stay. Call 412 362-5805 or 412 496-7263 (cell) to discuss. Email:


Apartment or Condo in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Closest University

Carnegie Mellon University

Nearby Universities
University of Pittsburgh, Chatham, Carlow



Explore the Area


  • Walk to Campus
  • Bike to Campus
  • Urban
  • Writer's Sanctuary
  • Historic Home
  • Architectural Gem
  • Near Woods
  • Near Park
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Neighborhood School
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $2500 Monthly | Negotiable

Utilities are included

A cleaning service can be discussed

Comments: Weekly laundry available and regular cleaning can be arranged. Perfect location. Beautifully and artistically decorated. Perfect location, convenient to stores, restaurants, bus stops, Oakland and all universities. 15 minutes to downtown PGH.


Ask about the suitability of the home for young kids

Ask about bringing pets

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available

Comments: listing modified 6/2/24July 2 - August ‘25 -- Available long term starting Nov 1, 2024.

House Sitting

I may need help while I am away

Comments: If you rent, long term, and I would be away, perhaps, you could take care of my cats for a rent reduction. Negotiable depending on your length of stay.





High Speed Internet




Balcony or Patio






Security System








Comments: decorative mantels-lots of closets!

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Listing Owner user icon

Listing Owner

Member Since 2019

Trust Score (20)
Independent Scholar or Retired Academic

Listing Owner

Member Since 2019

Trust Score (20)
Independent Scholar or Retired Academic
Listing Owner user icon