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.

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.


Lower Duplex for Rent
210 Vernon, $1,125 per month. Available January 1, 2015. Two-bedroom lower flat next to Macalester College. 1-car garage. Quiet neighborhood. Hardwood floors. Formal dining room. Basement storage and laundry. Tenant responsible for heat & electric. Preference to applicants who are Macalester faculty and staff. Contact Gena, 651-696-6552. Posted 11/25/2014.

House for Sale
1416 Portland Avenue, $435,000. Immaculate Craftsman style four bedroom home with natural woodwork, fireplace, built-ins, two completely remodeled baths, granite countertops, stainless appliances, walk-in closets, and welcoming front porch. New roof, boiler, and mechanicals. Huge 3 car/2-story garage all on an extra deep city lot. Tons of storage including a walk-up unfinished attic and full basement. Walk to Macalester, shops, and coffee. The perfect location and home! Contact Jed, 612-670-7402. Posted 11.17.2014.

House for Sale
1487 Saint Clair Ave, $270,000. Exquisite details & built-ins in this classic Mac-Groveland 1.75 Story home! Stunning woodwork, floors, buffet. LR w/fireplace. Fabulous new sunny front porch & 2.5 car gar blt '11. Fenced yard w/gardens, patio. Home set high from street for privacy. Newer kitchen. High-efficiency heating. Professionally landscaped. Contact David Aronow, 651-983-6169. Posted 11.15.2014.

House for Sale
395 Warwick, $399,500. Updated 5 Bedroom, 3 bath home with 2 car garage!  Lots of room and updated from top to bottom.   Close to Macalaster and Plums. Contact Kathryn Brandt, 763-670-1564. Posted 11.4.2014.

Apartment for Rent / Seeking Roomate
1397 Portland Avenue, $512. Spacious 2 bedroom apartment, 1 bathroom, huge closet spaces, on site laundry facility, free water, garbage disposal, heat, storage unit, and off street parking.  We would split the electricity and gas bill, which runs at most $25/month.  Within walking distance to Macalester College.  One Block off of Summit Avenue and within walking distance to major bus lines, and to many restaurants, bars, grocery stores, Target, Green Line, and Hwy 94 accessible. Contact Canhnha, 612-886-4558.

House for Rent
Hague Avenue. SPRING ONLY. Furnished. Lovely upper condo in a 1910 Georgian fourplex for rent in St. Paul mid-December through April/May or a shorter period during that time. Convenient, a few blocks from Lexington exit off I-94. Surrounded by schoolyard and church parking lot, with great, sunny southern and eastern exposures and a large front porch. Wood floors, old-fashioned woodwork including columns; two bedrooms (or one can be an office). Furnished. $990 per month includes utilities except internet and cable.  Very cheap, owner costs are $1500+ per month. References required and one month payment in advance. Prefer faculty, grad students considered. Contact Lisa Heinrich, 651-227-8619. Posted 10.2.2014.

House for Rent
2199 Wellesley Ave., $2400/mo. Elegant 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom house in quiet neighborhood in Saint Paul, MN. Four Miles to U of M-Minneapolis, one mile to Macalester Coll., close to Univ. St. Thomas, Hamline Univ. four blocks from Mississippi River.  See listing at sabbaticalhomes.com, under 'St Paul' or listing number 89129. Contact James, heyman@macalester.edu. Posted 9/25/2014.

House for Sale
2035 Princeton Avenue, $679,000. This is the one! Extensive remodel, 2-story stucco old world charm meets new construction. Home features marble, crystal chandelier, wood floors, large master suite, huge living room and kitchen. Contact Carol Amundson at 612-220-6583. Posted 8.21.2014.

Seeking Housemate
2152 Lincoln Ave., $450 plus shared utilities. House rental available for a single student.  Two grad students are looking for a roommate to share a 3 bedroom house, 2152 Lincoln Ave.  [A 15 minute walk to Macalester.]  Contact Becky Heist in the Macalester College Theatre and Dance Department for details, 612-388-0309. Posted 8.16.2014.

Room for Rent
1069 Ashland Avenue, $675 per room in a single family house, two blocks from Summit and Grand. New washer and dryer in basement. Updated kitchen appliances-dishwasher, garbage disposal, and fridge. Two car garage. Attic for ample storage. Utilities paid by tenants.
Some furnishings available. 1.2 miles to Macalester. Minimum 9 month lease.
Damage deposit is one month rent. Pets allowed by arrangement with owner. Contact Eric, 651-214-2862 or ekaluza01@hamline.edu.