Sabbatical & Temporary Housing

Three houses in Cleveland

This list of rental properties is a courtesy service provided by the Office of the Provost and Office of Academic and Faculty Affairs created to assist academic appointees with temporary housing needs, especially visitors, new appointees, and those taking leave of absence. These listings are offered solely by CWRU faculty members (current or emeriti), current staff members, and current students. To explore other university housing options visit the Off-Campus Housing Listing Service. Need to update your rental listing? Email

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Available Rentals

Glen Allen House, Cleveland Heights

About: Quiet, light-filled house on cul-de-sac.  Fifteen (15) minutes to CWRU, 2 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms.  Home office with fast Wi-Fi and two desks. Washer/dryer, dishwasher, gas stove.  Photos available at listing below.
Date Available: May 15, 2024-November 27, 2024
Rent: $1750/mo., utilities included, $1750 returnable deposit, $150 cleaning fee
Contact Person: Robin Snyder
Phone: 216.630.4335

Merl Avenue Apartment, Lakewood

About: Stylish and furnished basement apartment available in the heart of Lakewood. This 700 sq. ft. basement, loft-inspired design has its own private entrance, 9-ft ceilings and mid-century furnishings. This apartment has 2 spacious bedrooms, 1 large European style full bath, workstation, walk-in closet, 2 TVs, central air/heat, induction stove, microwave, stainless steel appliances, butcher block countertops, and an "all-in-one" washer/dryer. Tenants will have street parking options. Situated on a quiet street and within walking distances to Lakewood shops and restaurants. Conveniently located within 10-15 minutes to both Downtown Cleveland and airport, 20 minutes from CWRU.
Date Available: October 1, 2022 and ongoing 
Rent: $1650 monthly (all utilities included, including electric, cable, Wi-Fi, water, heating and cooling). $1650 refundable security deposit.
Contact Person: Kristina Morales
Email: n/a
Phone: 216.825.1320

Murray Hill Apartment, Cleveland

About: Charming two (2) bedroom on second floor over art studio. Features eat in kitchen, balcony overlooking Murray Hill Road, and short walking distance to CWRU and UH.
Date Available: August 25, 2022 - August 24, 2023, negotiable
Rent: $1585/month, tenant pays electric and gas, $1585 returnable deposit
Contact Person: Cynthia Bearer
Phone: 410.404.1372

Allston Road House, Cleveland Heights 

About: Single family home, furnished; 3 bedroom 1.5 baths, living room, dining room, eat in kitchen, sun porch, nice sized yard and patio; driveway parking;  Wi-Fi and utilities included; prefer no more than 2 renters; small pets negotiable.
Date Available: Negotiable
Rent: $2500/month; utilities included, $1250 deposit
Contact Person: DeBorah M. Hamilton
Phone: 216.926.6612
Website: n/a

Ashbury Avenue Shared Housing, Cleveland

About: Looking to sublease at least two rooms in our Ashbury Avenue home.
Date Available: Mid-May 2023 - August 31, 2023
Rent: $750/month, utilities included. Negotiable.
Contact Person: Sahil Patel
Phone: 847.571.3043