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If you are interested in posting a housing opportunity, email the pertinent information to Student Housing. Housing listings will be posted for two months. If you wish for the listing to remain on the website longer, please contact the Student Program Office by email.

Available Now- White Rock, NM
Room for rent in a single family home in White Rock. Close to lab and bus stop. Furnished room with off street parking. Access to laundry room with washer/dryer, office room, dishwasher and large backyard/patio. Quiet neighborhood located close to grocery store and restaurants. 650$ Utilities and internet included. Please contact Trish by phone or text at (949)246-4581 for more details regarding the rental.

Available 3/1/2015– White Rock, NM
Room in house in White Rock, (10 minute walk to nearby bus stop). $650 per month includes private bedroom, bathroom, utilities, wifi, washer/dryer, shared open-concept great room with TV/kitchen/dining area, private office area, on-street parking, lots of walking/jogging/biking/hiking trails near-by.  Must love my dog (sweet 70lb mutt). Female student only. References available. Email or call 1-505-670-0190.

Available Now – Los Alamos, NM
Furnished rooms for rent in a nice and cozy “guesthouse” includes shared bathrooms, kitchen, dining room, living room and in-house washer/dryer.  Pajarito Guesthouse is located at 2229 36th street, 25 min. walking distance to LANL (or 10 min. by bicycle) and close to the free county transit route and hiking trails.    Off-street parking is available. Monthly rent of $550 includes linens, bath towels, utilities and wi-fi.  Shorter-term rental ok.   Leave message at 505-661-0126 or email me at

Available 1/8/2015– Los Alamos, NM
2BR/1B rental move in ready!  Rental has remodeled bathroom with storm windows throughout, laundry room with washer/dryer, dishwasher and refinished hardwood floors in kitchen, hall, and dining room.  Has one covered off-street parking space and a large carport closet for ample storage, spacious, covered back patio with a nice fenced yard.  The Landlord will water and maintain the yard and front flowerbed.  Rental is located in the Western Area, adjacent to the park, close to hiking trails, within walking distance to Technical Area 3 at LANL and near bus route. No smoking, no pets, utilities not included.  One year lease, $1000/mo, $1000 deposit, and references required.  Contact: Scott Schilling at 505 667-1001 (work), 505 662-7289 (home) or by email at

Available - Please Call for Availability  – Los Alamos, NM
Quiet downtown apartment, furnished $695.00 for 6 months, short term leases available -For convenient living in downtown Los Alamos, look no further than Casa de Luz Apartments. The largest grocery store is conveniently located on Trinity Street, so you can easily pick up what you need to cook in the apartment’s full kitchen. Also across the street you will find restaurants, shops, a fitness center, a cafe, a pub and many other useful services. Casa de Luz Apartments is located just five minutes from Los Alamos National Laboratory., 505-662-7015 Ask about our move in special!

Available 1/8/2015 – Santa Fe, NM
Quaint yet spacious Spanish catholic single family home to share in Santa Fe, home has exposed vigas, nichos, wood floors add appeal. The house is centrally located between Cerrillos and St. Francis near Cordova, has walled front and back yards with relaxing environment and safe double driveway parking. We are seeking mature and honest applicants.  Room can be furnished.  Asking $450/mo including utilities. First month and comparable deposit, please call 983-6289.

Available 1/8/5015 – Los Alamos, NM
3BR 1Bath Duplex for Rent. Short walk to Aspen Elementary, Little Forest Pre School, 37th St Playlot and trails. Next to bus stop. Town or Lab commute is 8 minutes. Good view. No smoking. Caged pets possible. Stove, Refrigerator, Microwave, Washer, Dryer. $825/mo. One month deposit. Address: 2208 38th St. Los Alamos NM 87544. Contact Aik-Siong Koh at (505) 310-2069 or by email at

Available 1/8/2015 – Los Alamos, NM
Room in large house in Los Alamos near middle school, convenient to Lab (10 minute walk to nearby bus stop). $600 per month includes utilities, wifi, washer/dryer, dishwasher, flat panel TV viewing (connected to direct TV,DVD Player and X-Box.), kitchen with all appliances and big counter for hanging out and food prep, living room, backyard, parking. A great communal living space for student or postdoc, short or long term. Email or call 1 (505) 412-9987.

Available Now- Los Alamos, NM
Fully furnished clean 2BR, 1 Bath, Executive Suite with a private fenced backyard right on a canyon lot with beautiful views. Rental is one mile to Downtown Los Alamos and less than 3 miles to LANL. Private Parking. Rent includes all utilities, cable, and Wifi. In addition, the rental unit also includes: Washer/Dryer, Dishwasher, Microwave, TV, Dining Tables (Formal and Casual), Sofa, Beds with Linens, and Kitchen Utensils for Four. Rent is $1,500 with lease. Contact: or by phone at 505-662-9079.

Available Now – Los Alamos, NM
One bedroom apartments available on Gold Street, furnished or unfurnished, utilities included except cable TV and internet.  $400 deposit Month to month or six / twelve month leases. Please call for an appointment, 505-662-5430 ask for Geniece or John Courtright, Courtright Apartments.

Available Now - Los Alamos, NM
4 bedrooms for rent in a home: the 2 with their own bathrooms $550/month, the 2 that share a bath $450/month. Utilities will be split between the tenants. $500 damage deposit per room. Lease required. Next to Urban Park, the house is a total of 2550 square feet. County transit close. Washer and dryer included. No pets or smoking. Unfurnished. Please contact Bryan at 505-412-5012, Note: it is possible to rent the entire house for a family or group.

Available Now– Los Alamos, NM
Rooms for rent - two fully furnished bedrooms in a large private house in Los Alamos - asking $200/room/week. Space is perfect for single professional. No kids please, located in North Mesa, in a very quite and safe neighborhood. House is on free bus route and it is a 3 minute walk to the bus stop, 10 minute bus ride to the Lab, with a walk-in closets, private bathrooms, shared kitchen, dining room, two large furnished living rooms and large screen TVs.  Rent includes all utilities, internet, basic cable, washer/dryer, dishwasher, dishes, cookware, beddings and everything else you need. Exercises room includes a treadmill with TV, weight-lifting bench set and punching bag. Please call or txt 757 846 3998.

Available Now – Nambe, NM
One person partly furnished home in Nambe within a safe & quiet compound.  Home has a full living area, one bedroom, den, large living room, kitchen and bath.  It has been recently remodel to include a private back yard.  It is 25 minutes to Los Alamos/Santa Fe, asking $800 per month plus utilities (electric and gas) first and last rent; plus $400 cleaning deposit. References required. No pets. If interested call 505-455-1281 leave message.

Available 2/1/2015 – Los Alamos, NM
Room in large house in Los Alamos near high school, convenient to Lab (20 minute walk and bus stop nearby). $500 per month includes utilities and wifi, washer/dryer, dishwasher, flat panel TV viewing (connected to Comcast/Netflix/Amazon, laptop, etc.), BBQ, wood stove, kitchen with all appliances and big center island for hanging out and food prep, livingroom, sunroom, backyard, parking. A great communal living space for student or postdoc, short or long term.

Available 12/8/2014 – Los Alamos, NM
3 Bedroom/1 Bath; Very clean and very nice; All storm windows, furnace, water boiler, kitchen and bathroom equipment were replaced in FY 2013; Nice wood burning stove; Large fenced yard with a storage shed; Within walking distance of Aspen Elementary School and Little Forest Playschool; Close to Los Alamos Golf Course; Atomic City Transit stop very nearby; Assigned parking; NO SMOKING; Pets negotiable; $940 per month plus utilities and deposit; One year lease is required; Email to or contact 662-3169.

Available Immediately – Los Alamos, NM
Apt B has a good sized yard with 2-3 vehicle off-street parking pad.  Its located close to schools, the Lab and to town. The kitchen and bath are deluxe.  A side-by-side refrigerator, gas stove, microwave, washer and dryer are in the kitchen.  Granite counter top; fancy faucet in double stainless sinks, a wood-burning stove, enclosed sun porch, storm windows and doors, storage building, and wood deck space is ready for occupancy now.  Lease; pets negotiable. Rent:  $1090/month.  Please phone 505 362-6125 or 505 292-1650.

Available Immediately – Los Alamos, NM
APT-A ---- 3 BR/1 BA 1400 Sq Ft Duplex – The space has an updated kitchen with garden window, fridge/freezer, electric stove, microwave, dishwasher, food disposal, front-load washer and dryer.  Energy efficient newly insulated roof, energy efficient furnace, hot water solar system connected to 50-gal hot water tank. The living room has a wood burning stove, ceiling fan with light fixtures, wood and ceramic tile floors, window blinds or shades with a fenced back yard, 12'x16' storage building, fruit trees, concrete patio and a 100-gal rain barrel.  The space is within walking distance to public bus, schools, park and biking trails.  Lease $1089/mo.   Cleaning deposit $1000.  Pets negotiable with fee.  Call 505-362-6125 to view.

Available 1/1/2015 - White Rock
Room for rent in White Rock.  Large 3 bedroom house in quiet neighborhood.  $500 per month plus $500 deposit. Kitchen and laundry privileges. Shared bathroom. Utilities included, Free Wi-Fi. Currently have one student renting one of the rooms. I have two Jack Russell terriers. Must like dogs and quiet evenings. Pool player a plus. email me at

Available now - Los Alamos, NM
Very comfortable and cozy room in a furnished townhome. Kitchen and living room are shared and completely equipped and furnished; washer and dryer in the house; personal parking is available. No need to bring anything except clothes. Located about a mile (10-15 mins walk) from the Lab, quiet and beautiful neighborhood, close to Ashley's Pond, movie theater, and the shuttle route. Rental bedroom has mattress, study table and some stands. Cable and internet are free. The other two housemates are post Masters-GRA students working at the Laboratory. 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 baths. Every renter has a personal room. Room with individual/shared bathroom: Available now, $485 plus 1/3rd of the utilities per month (about $60).  Contact information is 858-943-1950 (cell) or email Pictures available at Photobucket

Available 12/2/2014 – El Rancho, NM
Large room in large house in El Rancho - I have a room in a large house in the country between Santa Fe and Los alamos (15 miles to Los Alamos, 20 miles to Santa Fe) between Santa Fe and Los Alamos, in the country.  The room is furnished and has its own bathroom. King bed and walk in closet. You are welcome to use the kitchen and laundry (shared).  Rent: $400/month + shared utilities (internet, propane and electricity). Contact Sabine by email at Photos available by request.

Available now - Los Alamos, NM
House share - You will share the home with me and my 6-year old son. We're friendly, flexible, and adaptable. If you want conversation and friendship, we can do that. If you want to be left alone, we can do that too.  Two rooms are available: Room#1 is a large guest bedroom with private bathroom. It has an enormous private balcony. The walk-in closet has been converted to a small office. There is still plenty of storage for clothing. Room#2 is a master bedroom with a huge bathroom that is semi-private. It has a small private balcony and a gigantic walk-in closet.
Both rooms rent for: $600/mo w/3+ month commitment, $650/mo w/1-3 month commitment, $280/week, $58/night + $70 refundable key deposit. Photos available upon request. Please leave a message for Kathleen at 505-695-1690 or





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