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Two Storey, Furnished, 3 BR/2 BA House Near Everything!

Berkeley, California, United States
Rates from USD $5000 | Monthly

House | Entire Home
Available Dates:
From August 11, 2024 until June 30, 2025


Available week of August 11-15, 2024. Ideally till mid/end of June/mid-July, 2024, but end of May 2025 would work as well. Ideal for a single tenant sabbatical scholar family of 3, for example a couple with 2 kids (see note regarding toddlers), or a group of 3 quiet, graduate or postdoc researchers . Very private, tasteful furnishings, great location. Gorgeous furnished 2 storey house conveniently located within walking distance of UCB campus, UCB affiliates, UCB campus shuttles, LBNL and MSRI/Space Sciences Institute shuttles, Farmers Market, shopping, and Bart train to San Francisco. Several private schools e.g. Montessori, Berkwood Hedge, and public schools close by. Public schools include Washington Elementary School just around the corner, Berkeley High School across the street, and King Junior High, a short walk or bicycle ride. 1st floor - consists of Living Room, a separate, formal Dining Room - great for entertaining, 1 bathroom with shower, sink & toilet, shared coin-op laundry room. Leased washer & dryer), fully-equipped, galley style kitchen with large refrigerator, dishwasher, gas stove/oven with range hood, microwave, coffee maker, utensils and dishes. 2nd floor - has 3 bedrooms with 2nd bathroom. Master bedroom has a skylight and queen-size bed. 2nd & 3rd bedrooms each have a twin-size bed. Luxury linens, high speed Internet (both Ethernet and wireless). 3rd bedroom with single (twin-size) bed has a private deck. Upstairs bathroom has tub, shower, toilet and sink. Rent is $5000 per month plus security deposit of $5400. Rent does not include utilities, but Owner pays for all utilities - water, gas/electricity, high speed unlimited Internet, refuse and recycling pickup, and does not charge tenants. The location is a big draw. The house provides comfort and convenience since it's within a short distance of campus, public transportation, shopping (Berkeley Bowl and Trader Joe's are close by), recreational and cultural attractions (parks, hiking trails, theaters- Berkeley Repertory & Aurora Theater Company, California Jazz Conservatory and the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archives). Shared coin-op laundry and refuse/recycling bins. Absolutely no smokers, no animals. All utilities (water, gas/electricity, refuse collection, Internet) are paid by Owner-landlord. Owner also pays for quarterly cleaning of refuse, compost and recycling bins. Seeking quiet, responsible, non-partying, conservation-minded tenants. **All furnishings stay. Beds and area rugs cannot be swapped out or changed. Furnished accommodation. Owner, a serious plant collector and horticulturist, lives in rear, and reserves front, side and back yards for her sole, private, exclusive use and gardening purposes. Drawback: No yard or garden access for Tenants. See note above. While there is no yard or garden access for tenants, plenty of parks and recreational options close by.




2,200 ft2

Suited For

Property Type


From August 11, 2024 until June 30, 2025

Minimum Stay

11 Months | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: Prefer 11 mo months, but lease ending end-of-May/mid-June 2025 or extending into mid-July, 2025 OK too. Monthly rental fee $5000, Security deposit $5400 .


House in Berkeley, California, United States

Closest University

University of California, Berkeley

Nearby Universities
University of California San Francisco Parnassus Campus | University of California, Berkeley

Central Berkeley

Nearby Cities

San Francisco

Comments: Central Berkeley,

Explore the Area


  • Off Campus
  • Walk to Campus
  • Bike to Campus
  • Urban
  • Near Ocean or Lake
  • Near Mountains
  • Near Woods
  • Near Park
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Neighborhood School
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $5000 Monthly

Utilities are not included

A cleaning service is not included

Comments: Monthly rental fee of $5000 is strictly for rent, but Owner pays for all the utility services and does not charge Tenant. Sec deposit of $5400.


The home is suitable for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available

Comments: Ideal location. Friendly neighborhood. Layout OK for older kid, but NOT for unsupervised toddler. Near Washington Elementary and Berkeley High Schools, also near Montessori and Berkwood Hedge private schools. Close to parks, rec. facilities.





High Speed Internet




Balcony or Patio

Dedicated Parking




Security System









Comments: Clean solar energy. Security cameras in exterior of property. Air purifiers in each bedroom and living room. Shared parking in driveway for 1 car ONLY IF Tenant has a car registered with proper registration.


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