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Last Updated:  18 June 2018

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MOST RECENT:

Montmartre apartment available from July 1st to August 8th.
For rent a lovely one bedroom apartment with a sleeping alcove (bed 1.60cm) a small living area with a sofa, armchairs and a small desk, television and WiFi, a bathroom with a shower, a kitchen equipped with a fridge, oven, induction plates, washing machine. Although the place is small (21 square meters) it’s designed to give maximum room. It’s on the third floor, no elevator.
It is very well located in a picturesque street behind the metro Abbesses, close to two metro lines, 12 and 2, easy ride to the bibliothèque nationale. 
Linens provided and all utilities included
Price...1100€ per month 450€ per week Please write to Liliane.ruf@gmail.com

EUR 1990   1br - 72ft² - Elegant apartment, nice district, Passy-Auteuil, face Champs de Courses and Bois de Boulogne in a beautiful building 1930. (Paris 16, Passy-Muette-Auteuil). Nice and quite flat with terrace in Paris 16eme, between Passy and Auteuil. 
Very safe place. Lot of transports for all places in Paris (Bus-metro -taxi). This area of Paris “The Paris chic” has some of the city's most famous sights and attractions including the famous rue de Passy fashion and food shopping center.
3eme floor with elevator.  Living room with sofa bed, dining corner, big room with nice terrace on garden, cable tv, internet access, fully equipped kitchen (washing machine, dishwasher, oven, micro-wave); bathroom, with tub and shower , plenty of storage. All household linens are provided.
Available from June 1. Price : 1990€/month (electricity not included).
For more information and photo, you can ask me martinechetrit@hotmail.com.

POSTED ONE WEEK AGO:

Room for rent in a large Parisian apartment
We have one room to rent with a private bathroom from September 2nd until mid December (and perhaps longer) in a large and lovely apartment located very centrally in the 10th arrondissement near métro Poissonière. The apartment is 125m2 and is shared with our family.
Other features include:  Non smoking home, Fully furnished which includes beds, desk and all linens, Use of fully equipped kitchen and living room, washer, private bathroom
850 euros per month (Utilities and internet are included in the rent)/ 300 euros weekly.
If interested, please contact us at:  frenchandcinema@gmail.com

Apartment for Rent, Paris, July 21-August 25, 2018
Metro ligne 1 Gare de Lyon /ligne 8 Ledru Rollin
Situated in the heart of the charming Marché d’Aligre—the oldest, least expensive, and most diverse market in Paris—the apartment is 70 m2  and contains a well-equipped kitchen, two bedrooms (one with a double bed, one with a single bed), a bathroom with separated shower and toilet, and a large living room with a pullout sofa. The best room in the apartment is the large terrace (30m2), which gets sun from the afternoon through the evening and looks out onto the market. The atmosphere is lively during the morning, but very quiet in the afternoon, especially since no cars are allowed on the street below. It is the perfect spot to enjoy sunbathing on the lounge chairs or an al fresco dinner on the outdoor dining set.
If you are looking for a village atmosphere in the heart of Paris, this is an ideal spot. Set above the wonderful Marché d’Aligre, the apartment also offers the perfect opportunity to discover the wonders of French cuisine.
Other amenities: Internet, washing machine, dishwasher, secured entry, elevator, underground parking
Rent: 2200 Euros, or 2000 Euros if willing to live with the cat of the house.
Contact: delphineagoguet@hotmail.com, French language preferred

A nice one bedroom flat in the quiet 16th arrondissement of Paris, near Ranelagh. The flat is fully furnished and in a green environment. It is perfect to spend a quiet time in Paris in a lively and family-oriented neighbourhood. Close to the University of Paris Dauphine and to métro and RER. Close to a nice public park. Fully equipped, washer, dryer, dishwasher. Modern building.
500 euros weekly. Contact: jean-marc@dreyfus.fr. Photos available on demand.

PARIS 1ST ARR. NEAR PALAIS ROYALE, 1-BD FURNISHED, SUNNY, FROM MID JULY 2018:
A quiet and comfortable, exceptionally situated, light-flooded one bedroom apartment, looking out over the roofs of Paris, 28m2, giving distant views of the Louvre, Opera, and rooftops. Has been a well loved home for scholars: 3 PhDs so far! Prefer long term tenant (1 year +) ideally. The apartment is located in the first arrondissement (central Paris) on rue Villedo, near the Louvre, Comédie Française, the old Bibliothèque Nationale, with nearby gardens including the Palais Royale and the Tuileries. It is on the seventh floor in a quiet 18th c. building, an easy and handsome easy staircase, but no elevator as not uncommon in this area.
The apartment has a well designed bathroom with separate clothes washer, small kitchen with window, TV, a queen-sized size bed and a small fold out sofa in the living room for guests, dining table with chairs, bookshelves, writing desk with Aeron typing chair and new Muji shelving. Very well fit out and comfortable in a small, quiet, residential building between rue St Anne and rue de Richelieu.
Closest Metros are Pyramide and Palais Royale, surrounded by network of metro (subway) lines and buses or easy to bike everywhere. A good writing space and also a great neighborhood, fantastic for food, markets, public gardens, passages, walks etc.
Rent: 1200 Euros/month with one month security. Rent includes all building charges, phone/internet, and electricity. We charge a 150E final cleaning fee which can be taken from the security deposit. End date is flexible (but prefer 6 month minimum). Let us know if you have any questions. We do ask for references and inspections are possible. Happy to answer questions, send photos, or arrange a visit.
Cheers. Michael. Email: Paris.villedo@gmail.com

Deux pièce (45m2) in the south 20ème available August 7-August 24 (dates are slightly flexible).
One large bedroom (sleeps two), salon, large kitchen and bath. Triple exposure with wonderful light and a balcony. 5th floor (no elevator). Friendly, quiet building.
Five fresh markets weekly within a five-minute walk of the apartment and all the commerce one needs in the rue d'Avron. Public pool and parks a five-minute walk away. Metro connections to the 1,2,6, 9 and RER A within a five-minute walk. (Thirty minutes to anywhere in Paris, including the BNF). Great location in a tranquil neighborhood with all the charms of Paris Est.
The rent for two weeks is 600€. Contact bzirnheld@gmail.com

For rent - Paris near Gambetta. 1 bedroom apt, 35m2, 6th floor with elevator, windows on both sides so bright, fully equipped with double bed in bedroom, pull-out couch for visitors in living room, full oven, 6 burners, washing machine, dishwasher, Cable TV, internet and free calls to US and Canada. All linens, dishes, pot/pans etc provided. 1100 Euros per month. Available Aug 1 2018- May 31 2019. Start date negotiable. Please contact Carolyn Johnston at carolynj@msu.edu for more information and photos.

A room with a view in Montparnasse (6th arr.). A bright, quiet and very convenient studio (25sqm) next to Jardin du Luxembourg.  A queen size bed, a table, a large desk with a good chair and a printer, a little kitchen and a bathroom. Available between July 1-20 and Aug. 1- Sep. 15 (dates are flexible). Fantastic transportation connections: down the street you find RERB-Port Royal (going straight to Orly or Roissy CDG) and 3 metro stations : lines 4 (Vavin), 12 (Notre-Dame des Champs) and 6 (Edgard Quinet). A Velib' Station (the City Bike system) is facing the front door of the building. Gare Montparnasse is a 15-min walk and Gare de Lyon is direct by Bus 91 as Gare du Nord and Gare de l'Est are direct by line 4.
The Sorbonne is on the other side of Jardin du Luxembourg and BNF in direct access by line 6: door to door in 25 minutes. Last but bot least, you can go to Le Louvre, Orsay, le Grand-Palais and Beaubourg in a 30 to 45 minute-walk through lovely Parisian streets and by the shore of the Seine.
Independent movie theaters such as Les 7 Parnassiens and Le lucernaire are at 5 minutes, and mainstream ones at 10!
The resourceful Librairie Tschann is next door; variety of grocery stores (biocoop’ and regular stores), farmers' market on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays; bakeries, butcher, cafés are few meters away. The studio is in the heart of Montparnassse.
Towels and linen provided. Internet access with and without Airport, home line phone (free calls to the US).
400 euros for a week; 750 for 2 weeks and 1100 euros for a month.
Available between July1 - July 20 and August 1 and Sept 15 -- dates are FLEXIBLE.
Contact: emm2s@virginia.edu -- pictures can be provided.

Available from August 7 to August 31 2018.   A quiet, furnished and well-lit apartment. It is 31m2, and includes a living-room, bedroom, bathroom (with shower), and a kitchen in which there is also a washing machine. Located on the fourth floor (no elevator) in a building on a quiet street right by place de la Nation. Very easy access to the grocery stores, as well as a number of cafés and restaurants. Easy access to the public transit, including metro lines 1, 2, 6 and 9 as well as the RER A. Taking the line 6 to the Bibliothèque Nationale de France only takes 20 minutes door-to-door. Taking the line 1 it is four stop to Saint-Paul Métro and then a five minutes walks to the Archives nationales. As well, every Wednesday and Saturday morning there's a fantastic market on the boulevard de Charonne, that is about a five minutes walk from the apartment. Rent is 400 euros per week, 700 per 2 weeks... This includes utility charges (electricity, internet and telephone). Photos available upon request or see https://www.sabbaticalhomes.com/OfferedDetails.aspx?id=79130&i=Home_Rent_House_Rental_Paris_France
Contact : mbellocq@u-bordeaux-montaigne.fr or maylisbellocq@hotmail.com

PARIS APARTMENT AVAILABLE FOR RENT, 2018-19
My charming, small 1-bedroom apartment is available from August through May 2019 for a two-month minimum rental:   Living room, bedroom, tile bath with tub and shower, modern kitchen with dishwasher and washer-dryer, cable TV, wi-fi, plus free phone for calls to the States and within Europe.  The apartment is light and airy, yet quiet because it’s on the courtyard—and when you step out, you’re around the corner from Rodin’s Balzac statue and the famous cafes of Montparnasse, shops, movie theaters, etc.  The Luxembourg Gardens are a 5-minute walk down rue Vavin.  For academics doing research, the Bibliotheque Nationale de France is a quick metro ride away, no transfers necessary.
This apartment is ideal for one person or a couple—not appropriate for roommates.  The monthly rental is 1,450 Euros (or dollar equivalent), including utilities and all other charges.  I offer a 5% discount for rentals of 3 months or longer.  Photos available upon request:  suleiman@fas.harvard.edu.

POSTED TWO WEEKS AGO:

CHARMING APARTMENT (PARC DES BUTTES CHAUMONT) Cozy, sunny and quiet apartment near the Parc des Buttes Chaumont (19th arrondissement) located in the trendy and vibrant neighborhood of Village Jourdain. Fully furnished and charmingly decorated 40 sq. meters apartment on 4th floor (without elevator): one living room with an open kitchen, large bedroom (memory foam mattress) with a desk, completely newly renovated bathroom (with tub), open view on a yard and a church, very luminous. Typical Parisian apartment with wooden floor, fireplace in each room, “moulures”. All facilities are included (bed linen, washing machine, internet and telephone for international calls). Convenient and friendly neighborhood with lots of shops, restaurants, cinemas. Ideal for one person or a couple, for researchers looking for a quiet and inspiring place or/and for people wanting to enjoy Paris.
2 min. walk from subway station (Jourdain, line 11) / 15 minutes (by subway) from Chatelet (center of Paris).
Rent: 500 euros/week. Negotiable if longer stays.
Available from July 1st to August 31 2018.
For further information and pictures, please contact: steberard@yahoo.com

Character apartment in 18th century building with elevator in quiet neighbourhood. 24 July - 24 August
995€ per week fully furnished - 5th arrondissement, close to Jussieu University (Metro Jussieu is the closest metro stop) and between the Arenes de Lutece (Roman Arena) and the Jardin des Plantes (National Botanical Gardens). Two bedrooms, both doubles + living room hide-away (sleeps 6), 3 fireplaces, hardwood floors, shower (no bath) large sunny living room with piano, very well equipped kitchen, new washing machine, gas stove, 3 standard VCR, DVD and monitor, WIFI Internet connection, free telephoning to North America, Australia, Europe… Across the road from the Jardin des Plantes and around the corner from the Arenes de Lutece, 5 minutes from the Seine, Notre Dame, the Pantheon, the rue Mouffetard, St-Germain, Odeon, Luxembourg Gardens. 3 outdoor markets every day but Monday. Concierge. (deposits required).
Photos available on request.
Tel: +33-982 222 503
Cell: +33-669 223 387
Email: geofree77@gmail.com

Fully furnished 1 BEDROOM 35 sq.meter apartment in Paris, 11ème StMAUR / VOLTAIRE /OBERKAMPF area
1000 EUROS / month. Available JULY 9, 2018-AUGUST 28, 2018
Charming, bright & quiet apartment on the 4th floor of a small turn-of-the century well-maintained building with an elevator, overlooking the beautiful and quiet Square Gardette in the trendy St Maur neighborhood.
Wireless high-speed internet, hardwood floors, energy efficient electric heaters. The kitchen area (in the living room) contains a new LG washing machine, a medium-size fridge, 4 infrared burners and all the necessary cooking accessories, a microwave/grill, dishes, glasses, and cutlery serving up to 6 people. The living room sofa is a new pull-out couch that sleeps two. In the bedroom, a 160x200cm (queen-size) high rise bed with a firm and very comfortable mattress. Small bathroom designed with taste. Italian-inspired shower space. Towels and sheets provided for guests.
The Square Gardette neighborhood has all the necessary amenities: bakeries, butcher shops, four city markets, organic shops, delis, restaurants of all kinds, and specialty cafés near the square. The Oberkampf neighborhood, Bastille and the Marais are close by. Three metro lines (9, 5 and 3) will take you relatively quickly (less than 25 minutes) to any place in Paris. 1000 euros/month or 700 euros/2 weeks (minimum stay). Photos available upon request. 500 euro deposit and references required. Contact: (Mrs.) Laure Canadas, laure.canadas@gmail.com

Located a few steps from line ten of the metro (Vaneau) and close to Sèvres-Babylone metro, EHESS, and FNAC/Montparnasse.  40 sq. meters, one bedroom with bathroom en suite, fully equipped eat in kitchen (microwave/stove/grill combo, induction stovetop, dishwasher), living room that seats four around a coffee table; study area with desk, printer and bookshelves.  Internet tv and telephone with free calls to the US.   Radio/ cd player.  Queen bed, tiled bath with tub and shower.  There is a separate laundry room with washer and exterior vent dryer.  Concierge building in private square with double digicode security.  Rez de chaussée:  A view of greenery from front and back courtyards adds to a feeling of quietness and rest. Heat, electricity, internet, international telephone, linens included.
2000 euros per month, payable in euros or in dollars at exchange rate (paypal option),  plus greeter fee of 100 euros  payable upon arrival in cash, and post departure cleaning fee of 60 euros, payable in euros (cash) sur place.  Housekeeper available @50 per cleaning. 
A $250 security deposit will be requested and refunded after return, minus damages.
Perfect for a couple or single person.  Colleagues only; please provide a reference.
No pets and no smoking in the apartment.   Photos upon request.
Available: August 10, 2018 through November 10. One month minimum.
For pictures and further information: alice.kaplan@yale.edu

WELL-FURNISHED 1-BEDROOM APARTMENT, PARIS 17ème, FOR ACADEMIC YEAR
Charming, recently redecorated, bright 32 square meter apartment near shops and markets of Batignolles and Guy Moquet. Ideal for one person or couple.  A 3 minute walk to Métro La Fourche. Parc Martin Luther King -- great for jogging, year-round -- is 5 minutes away.  Wireless high-speed internet, TV, hardwood floors, electric heating. Living room contains nice sofa, dining table, rocking chair, stereo equipment. The bedroom has a double bed, work desk, bookshelves. Kitchen equipped with refrigerator, induction stove-top, an electric and a microwave oven and washing machine. Bathroom with bathtub, shower, WC. Well maintained building from 1907 with superintendent, two digicodes. Very quiet, overlooking private courtyard. Third floor, no elevator. Available July 1, 2018-June 30, 2019. Nine months minimum, no pets, no smoking.  950 euros per month. Gas and electricity extra (usually ~90€/mo). Photos available upon request.  Contact: (M.) Kerry Whiteside, kwhitesi@fandm.edu

To rent from September to December 2018 a spacious one bedroom apartment (60 sq. m), with a large bedroom (and office desk) (24 square meters) and a living/dining room with a large convertible sofa. Fully equipped kitchen and a large bathroom with a bathtub. WCs, located in a very central neighborhood – Montparnasse (right at the Metro station Falguière) and with 3 other lines of Metro at 3 min walk and at 7 lines of Bus) at the 3rd floor of an Art deco building.
The monthly rent is 2250 euros – including utilities and a cleaning lady (3h/week).
Pictures available on request.
Please contact Riva Kastoryano riva.kastoryano@sciencespo.fr

PARIS: 10 mn walk to BNF (Paris 13), spacious 2 BR furnished apartment, 90 sq. meters. The apartment is sunny and comfortable: entrance, 2 bedrooms (one with a double bed, the other with a single bed), large living/dining rom/ kitchen, bathroom with tub. 3rd floor with elevator. High-speed wireless internet access, washing machine, dishwasher.
Metro lines 14, bus 64, 62, 27. Pictures available upon request.
The apartment is available from 10 July to 19 July and from 21 July to 28 July.
Also some weeks in August.
The rent is 350 euros/ week in July, 600 euros for 2 weeks in August.
aude.deruelle@univ-orleans.fr

CHARMING STUDIO, 30m2, Paris 11: summer / academic year
My studio is up for rent from June 27 for the summer and from August 18 for the academic year or parts of it. Great view on a garden, sunny, quiet, entirely furnished, well-maintained. One sofa-bed and one single bed; desk; dining table. Renovated in 2017-18. Ideal for a single person or a couple.
Fantastic, artsy, neighborhood with many grocery shops, two supermarkets, cafés, restaurants, and even a museum. 6th floor with elevator. Modern building with living-in ‘gardienne’.
Rue Guillaume Bertrand (3 metro stations nearby)
Rent is 1200 euros/month or 400 euros/week. It includes all utilities (tel calls abroad and to French cell phones, wifi, electricity, water, heating, etc); linen provided. 2 large closets. Washer. Equipped, eat-in, kitchen. Balcony.
Photos and recommendations from scholars who stayed here are available upon request.
Contact Pascale Rihouet: prihouet@risd.edu

POSTED THREE WEEKS AGO:

BRIGHT Marais 2 pièces, available summer between 11 July and 24 August 2018. Dates are negotiable.
3rd arrondissement, 32 sq meters, on the rue du Temple, near shops on rue de Bretagne. Utilities included (electricity, internet, phone except for uncovered calls to cell phones). Fully furnished w/ dishwasher, laundry machine (built-in dryer). Excellent cooking equipment.  Queen-size bed and a sofa-bed. Hardwood floors. Ideal for an individual or couple.  Please contact charles.walton@warwick.ac.uk. 1200 euros/month (pro-rated at a slightly higher rate for shorter stays).

Bright and spacious room to rent beginning August 1st, 2018, preferably long term, on the first floor of a 100 sq.m., typical Haussmann-style apartment, shared with a male photographer with a background in science (Harvard).
The 20 sq.m. room has high ceilings, wooden floors and a window onto the boulevard. It includes a single bed (with a second trundle bed beneath), desk, bookcase, shelves.
Rental includes utility bills and wifi, as well as shared use of the apartment with its double living/dining room, kitchen (oven, microwave, fridge, washing machine) and piano (!).
Apartment is located in the 5th border 13th. Bus lines 91 and 67 across the street. Short walk to metro lines 5 and 7, and other bus lines. Various boulangeries, grocery stores (Carrefour, Picard, Franprix) a few doors down.
950€ per month. One-month deposit. No smoking in the apartment.
For more information and/or photographs: contact@ricardobloch.com

Montmartre, facing Sacre Cœur, typical and charming place. A romantic flat with two gorgeous views, one window facing the Sacre Cœur and Eiffel Tower, the other looking out over the illuminated roofs of Paris.
40m for 2 or 4 people, fully furnished, sunny, cozy and beautifully decorated. Living room with sofa bed, bedroom with big bed, nice fire place, beautiful traditional wooden beams.
Located on the 4th floor of a nice building with elevator in a quiet street near Place du Tertre in Montmartre, one of the most typical districts in Paris (1 min walking). Near the métro and the funicular. Safe building with digicode and interphone.
Amenities: kitchen fully equipped, microwave, fridge, toaster, oven, coffee machine, kettle, washer and drier, internet access, cable tv. Bathroom with shower, separate toilet.
All utilities included as well as linens, towels....
Price 1690€/month. Available from July 1.
For more information and photos you can ask me Martinechetrit@hotmail.com.