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Beautiful, spacious, renovated home close to Chatham, CMU, Pitt

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Rates from USD $3800 | Monthly

House | Entire Home
Available Dates:
From June 1, 2024 until August 31, 2024


Recently renovated Shadyside home in a friendly neighborhood a short walk to public amenities, shops, and the universities. Gorgeous woodwork, original hardwood floors, high ceilings, lots of natural light and recessed lighting. Large foyer welcomes you into an open floor plan large living room that leads to a spacious dining room. The living room has a large television that can be linked to all your streaming services. The updated kitchen has lots of cabinet space, 36” Wolf Range with stainless steel custom Hood Vent, large refrigerator, new dishwasher, drawer microwave, quartzite countertops, wet-bar area with U-Line beverage center & hammered gold brushed sink. And a coveted first floor bathroom under the stairs. A majestic staircase leads you to the 2nd floor has four large bedrooms, closets and a bathroom. Presently, two are furnished to be adult bedrooms with queen sized beds and ample closet space and furniture for clothing. One of these has a television that can be hooked up for streaming. A third of these rooms is presently furnished as a study with work stations for two and with a pull-out couch a little larger than twin sized. The fourth bedroom has a new washing machine and dryer, closet and large built in cabinets and is presently furnished as a baby/toddlers room. This includes a nugget. Happy to talk about rearranging furniture and disappearing individual items for your stay. There is a third floor that is unfinished and would be off limits to renters and a basement which renters can access for storage. Additional amenities include: off-street parking, including a garage, a large backyard with a garden, central air (great AC and heating), a barbeque. Ideal for visiting scholars with one or two children, large front porch with porch swing. The house was built in 1900 and has beautiful original touches, including oak hardwood floors with inlaid design, (nonfunctional) fireplaces with original delft tile, stain-glassed windows, beveled glass doors. The house is ten minute walk from Chatham, a twenty minute walk from CMU and a 40 minute walk from Pitt. Buses are a block away and can take you to Pitt's campus. The house is a 5-10 minute walk away from coffee shops, grocery stores, restaurants, retail (Patagonia, Gap, Banana Republic, Athleta, Apple), gyms, elementary schools, a library, parks, and more. Happy to send along more photos and do a Zoom/Facetime tour.




Suited For

Property Type


From June 1, 2024 until August 31, 2024

Minimum Stay

12 Months | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: We are flexible on both ends but ideally we would want the move-in to happen between August 1 and September 1. For move-out, we are flexible but prefer someone who will stay through 12/31/2023 or longer.


House in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Closest University

Chatham University

Nearby Universities
Carnegie Mellon University | University of Pittsburgh | University of Pittsburgh Medical Center


Comments: Quiet neighborhood, short walk from grocery stores, parks, bus stops to CMU and Pitt campus, restaurants, coffee shops, book stores, library, Jazz, Patagonia, Apple store, 20 min walk to CMU

Explore the Area


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

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $3800 Monthly

Utilities are not included

A cleaning service is not included

Comments: If we could do an exchange with someone who has a 2-3 bedroom in Northwest Boston, that would be ideal, but also happy to find someone to rent.


The home is suitable for young kids

Pets are allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available

Comments: House cats are okay





High Speed Internet





Balcony or Patio


Dedicated Parking




Temperature Control

Air Conditioning









Comments: We can make some storage space available in the basement. We can make baby gates available. We can remove individual pieces of furniture, but looking to rent furnished. The house is 120 years old and has beautiful original oak floors & stained glass


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Listing Owner

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Trust Score (8)
Academic Faculty or Staff

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Member Since 2023

Trust Score (8)
Academic Faculty or Staff
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