Housing for Sale or Rent

Note: If you are a Macalester employee interested in living near campus, please call our office about available housing.

Property listings on this page are limited to a one-mile radius around the college campus. Exceptions will be made for current Macalester faculty and staff.

How to Request a Listing

  1. Complete the Housing for Sale or Rent Form
  2. Submit up to four JPEG photos to

Please contact us when your property has rented or sold. Listings older than 90 days will be cleared.


Apartment for Rent
1798 Ashland, $750. Historic one-bedroom in the southwest corner of a quiet, clean building in a great neighborhood. Hardwood floors, woodwork, and built-ins. Spacious storage. On site laundry. Heat/Water/Trash included. Contact highwinds@macalester.edu or 651-696-6552. Posted 10.19.2015.
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House for Sale
244 Macalester St., St. Paul, $389,900. Beautiful 2+ story in prime location. Lots of character-hardwood floors, crown molding, fireplace + built-ins. Kitchen opens to awesome family room. Formal dining w/corner hutches. Private, fenced backyard w/big deck adds excellent outdoor space. Contact travis@traviserickson.com.  Posted 5.1.2015.

House for Rent
1878 Carroll Ave, St Paul, 55104, $1600/mo.  Fully furnished home, 4 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, available Aug 1 2015-July 31 2016 while professor and family are abroad for one year. Walkable neighborhood, near Macalester, rent and dates negotiable. Contact susie.steinbach@gmail.com.  Posted 4.30.2015.

Apartment for Rent
1750 Portland, $1,650/mo plus utilities, available August 1. Lovely 1st floor apartment with original built-ins, four bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, dining room, remodeled kitchen, screened porch, laundry, off street parking. A three block walk to Macalester. Tenants pay utilities and share of heating from Sept-May. Contact 1750portland@gmail.com

House for Sale
1898 Dayton Ave $675,000. Two Houses on one Lot! Chance of a lifetime to own unique Merriam Park home. Stunning three-story masterpiece with additional Craftsman carriage house. Large updated kitchen with eat-in dining, wine cooler, heated floors. Four bedrooms on one level. Fully landscaped with pond & privacy fence. Contact Reed Aronow (Edina Realty), 651-497-5958. Posted 3.20.2015.

Didn't find what you are looking for? Here are more resources:

  1. Our office has first hand recommendations for Realtor Steve Townley who lives a block from Macalester and has decades of experience finding housing for people in this neighborhood.
  2. Satisfied customers highly recommended Realtor Natasha Cejudo, a Mac alum that lives near Macalester with area expertise and a long list of Mac Alum clients.
  3. Padmapper, Zumper, Zillow, and Apartment List offer easy ways to search for housing in the neighborhood that has been advertised online.
  4. Many landlords post signs on properties for rent, so driving the neighborhood where you would like to live is a very good idea.
  5. Finally, the neighborhood's free bi-weekly neighborhood newspaper, The Villager, has a few listings. However, it is only available in print.