608 7th Ave

Single-family home available July 1, 2018 for family or 2 non-related tenants. This property has single-car detached garage, spacious yard, deck, washer/dryer, and is neat and clean. Walkable to MTU campus in a quiet neighborhood. Looking for one-year lease, non-smoker, no pets. $700/mo; tenants pay utilities. 

3 Bedroom Apt. Downtown Houghton

Very large furnished 3 bedroom apt. Downtown Houghton  612 Shelden Ave. Just blocks from MTU   Newly remodeled. Heat, water, internet included.  Laundry facilities are available.  $350 per person based on three person occupancy.  call Mike 906-369-4500photo-6 photo-7 photo-8 photo-9 photo-10 photo-11 photo-12 photo-13


2 Bedroom Cabin on Portage lake

Cabin #2 is a 2 bedroom that comes fully furnished with full size beds, a kitchen, a full bathroom and living space. Rent is $650/month (or $325 per person) plus utilities. Right on the portage lake just 3 miles from MTU’s campus on US Hwy 41.  Available starting this fall September 1st 2018. Garbage removal and plowing are provided at no charge. Access to the water and a fire pit. If interested, please email mikeyscabo@gmail.com

205 Prospect st. Houghton

Looking for  1 Roommate for 5 bdrm 2 bath house on prospect st.  it is a good location,walking distance to campus,with parking.  Call Rick at 906-370-5533 Thank you  Email    rickgreub@gmail.com

5-Bedroom House 1/2 mile from Walmart on M-26

I have a 5 bedroom home in excellent condition
2 car garage
3 bathrooms
large living dining room
Natural Gas heat and water
inside has been restored a few years ago
located on 2 acres of land
if you like the outdoor and need room for toys this is it

$1500.00 per month

Seeking to House 1 or 2 SDA (preferably) Foreign Male Students in our home

My husband and live in a spacious 4 bedroom home a few blocks from MTU on the Lake: Our children are grown and we are looking for one or two decent young (preferably) SDA male foreign students to house. No smoking drinking or partying will be tolerated. No pets please. Vegans a plus! Must be neat and clean! If the opportunity rings your bell please put on your best voice and call us at


Bedroom For Rent in East Houghton

Bedroom for rent in a 2bdrm 2 bath remodeled and furnished single family house with one tenant in downtown Houghton area. Looking for a clean and quiet non smoker, vegetarian/vegan preferred.$475.00/month, utilities, WiFi included. Short term ok.

Spacious, furnished bedroom for rent in W. Houghton

Spacious bedroom available in 3 bed, 2 bath home in W. Houghton. Shared bathroom and common areas. (Your bathroom will be shared with one other tenant.) $475/mo., utilities included.
Modern kitchen with new electric stove, dishwasher, and refrigerator. Dishes and appliances all included.
Bedroom features king-sized, tempurpedic mattress & handsome bedroom set, including desk, armoire, dresser, and bedside tables.
Laundry on site.
Huge basement for personal storage.

No parking, but roommates available to carpool to MTU or elsewhere.
No pets or parties.

The room will be available as soon as next month (April 1st). You will be expected to pay your first and last month’s rent, plus a $150 security deposit.

For inquiries, contact Kyla at (719) 244-6641 or kylalee515@gmail.com

More photos to come…We have recently remodeled and are cleaning things up.



Single Family House in Houghton


507 W Baraga Ave
Houghton, MI 49931
2 beds 1 bath 1,152 sqft

Nice two story single-family house near downtown Houghton. New and modern kitchen, upgraded bathroom, nice back yard and a storage shelter. Walking to Houghton Elementary School in a few minutes, driving to MTU in 6 minutes. Unfurnished. Washer and Dryer, Microwave  Oven, Range / Oven, Refrigerator available. Natural gas heat. Starting immediately for a single family or two unrelated individuals. Renters pay utilities. $950/m. Contact 450355@qq.com and phone 906.370.0826.

1 Bedroom 1 Bath

1 Bedroom 1 Bath located in downtown Hancock. Heat and water included. Laundry facilities in the building. Plowed parking available. 500 a month plus electric. Sorry no pets

203 Prospect st Houghton

LOOKING FOR 2 TO3  People  to live with 2 others in a 5 bedroom house.  For details  call Rick @ 906-370-5533

Nice 2 bedroom furnished apartment


Nice 2 bedroom furnished apartment in downtown Hancock. Included in the rent is heat, water, hot water, parking and laundry room. Monthly rent is $645.The lease is only 10 months from Aug. 1 to May 31 with June and July optional. Contact Bob at 906-281-7703.

Roomy Two Bedroom Furnished Apartment

   This is a roomy 2 bedroom furnished apartment with an attached study (or storage, nursery, etc.) room. It has been entirely repainted and has new carpet throughout. Kitchen base cabinets, sink and counter were recently replaced. The lease is only 10 months from Aug. 1 to May 31 with June and July optional. Heat, water and hot water are included in the rent. No pets please. The rent is $665 per month. Phone or text Bob at 906-281-7703

103 Frue Avenue

3 bedroom, 1 full bathroom house for rent right next to MTU and the Tech Trails! Perfect for students looking for a great rental location in a quiet, comfortable home. Maximum 3 tenants. Water/sewer, trash/snow removal, off-street parking, internet included. $1200/month, flexible lease. Available now for move in! Please email if interested to set up a showing opportunity.

Thomas Smith



103 Frue Avenue

Houghton, MI 49931

Country Setting Close to Town 3BR 2.5 Bath Student Rental-Paavola Location, Hancock

Home for Rent- Country setting in North Hancock, Paavola Location.  About 6 miles from Michigan Tech.

3 Bedroom, 2 1/2 Bath with Whirlpool. Suitable for 3-4 persons/students.  Furnished or unfurnished.  Rent $900.00/month.

Includes Electric, Water, Plowed Parking, and Laundry center in-home.  Gas heat and Garbage not included.   Yard space and large outdoor deck.

(One-year lease preferred!)

50928 1st St., Paavola Location, Hancock, MI 49930

Call for a showing 906-281-8101, ask for Maggie!  Can send pictures by request.


407 Dodge st.Houghton

open for May 2018,8 Bds 2 baths  garage walk or ride your bike,Close to Downtown  Houghton , Walmart, MTU, Rent is 295. each plus utilites. Call Rick @906-370-5533,email me at, rickgreub@gmail.com or text,don’t wait get it before its to late!

$825 3 Bed, 1 Bath W. Houghton House

Available Now!  3 bedroom rental. Big kitchen with lots of cupboards. Many new windows and big, makes for sunny rooms. Fenced in yard, big garage on a quiet corner. Laundry in dry basement. Renter pays all utilities.


Farm house for rent, Lakelinden

3Bd 1 bath close to town newly remodeled call for detailes  ask for Rick 906-370-5533

23289 Dogwood Ave. Dollarbay

Nice 3Bd house Call for details 906-370-5533

For Rent: May 2018-May 2019 2 Bdrm. apt. 210 W. Houghton Ave Houghton,Mi.

Open May 15,2018– May 8, 2019 very nice clean spacious two bdrm apt. 650 sq ft. private washer/dryer/plowed parking. $600. Tenants pay utilities. No smoking/no pets call Bill at (906) 334-2557 or (906)370-2557 billnson@up.net

Furnished room for rent. All utilities included $450.00

Room for rent in my home. Bedroom with attached bath. Tenant will also have access to dining room, kitchen and laundry room. Bedroom is furnished with twin bed, dresser, desk and chair. Attached garage with remote entry. Quiet house in a quiet neighborhood. All utilities including plowing included. Home in Atlantic Mine, two miles from Walmart. Room will be available May 1, 2018.

Housemate wanted

IMG_25221108 Eleventh Ave, Houghton
Share home with 4th year male MTU student. Own bedroom and bathroom. $550 includes garage stall, on premise laundry, and all utilities except WIFI(pay-half). Available January 1. Text 906-250-1962.

Houghton House for rent 18-19 school year – 9 bedroom

9 bedroom house in houghton.  New roof, updated electrical, fully insulated, anderson windows, new boiler, 2 inline hot water heaters so everyone gets a hot shower.  Large bedrooms.  Two full bathrooms and one half bath.  Landry room.  Plenty of parking.


$395/bedroom includes all utilities.


Call or text brad for a walk thru.  517.202.6886.

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3 Bedroom House in Hancock

Why live in a cramped apartment when you can live in a spacious house! Located on a quiet street less than 3 miles from MTU and less than one mile from Finlandia.  A few blocks from the Keweenaw Co-op, Pat’s IGA, and the Maasto-Hiihto trails.

Perfectly priced for two ($600) or three ($700) students (plus utilities).

Landlord plows the driveway and cuts the grass.  All you have to worry about is studying!

Adults only. No pets. No smokers.

Available during the first week of September.


2 bedroom duplex Calumet

IMG-1577227054IMG27524880We have a FULLY furnished home  in Calumet.  15 miles to Michigan Tech Campus. $850/month includes all utilities,  cable,  internet, phone,  washer,  dryer. Comes with a new queen bed,  all new floor coverings. Short term lease available. Extra cost for snow removal. Contract Laura on phone/text



New master bedroom with large walk-in closet and full private bathroom in new house 5 min driving from MTU

We have 1 large master bedroom available in a beautiful new house of 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms, 5 min driving to MTU near to Houghton High School:

– The large master room (495$/m + very efficient-cheap utilities) has a private full bathroom and walk-in closet.

The house has an open kitchen, living room, dinning room, utility room and plenty of space for parking as the common areas.
We accept all the applications but we will give preferences for full year contract. Hurry up to reserve your room now before it is gone. Please see pics below. Let me know if you are interested at jmchirin@mtu.edu or 231-3429893.

Single Family 3 bedroom in Calumet

Comfortable, sunny, single-family home with 3 bedrooms (with big closets), 2 bathrooms, unfinished basement, nice yard and 2 sheds.  Parking in front or on the side of house but no driveway.  Open to a 9, 10, 11 or 12 month lease – flexible starting date anytime after Aug 15.  No cats.  Dogs and other pets negotiable.  Washer/Dryer in home. 

Tenants pay $600/month plus all utilities including water/garbage.  Security deposit required.

On 4th St. in Calumet.  Easy 14 mile drive to campus. Short walk to all bars and restaurants in town.  Close to trails and just 6 miles from Lake Superior.

For pictures see: https://www.trulia.com/property/3270050381-57396-4th-St-Calumet-MI-49913

Email Jenny at jgleichauf@sbcglobal.net, if interested.

Roomy, Newly decorated 2 Bedroom with attached Study


This is a roomy 2 bedroom furnished apartment with an attached study (or storage, nursery, etc.) room. It has been entirely repainted and has new carpet throughout. Kitchen base cabinets, sink and counter were recently replaced. The lease is only 10 months from Aug. 1 to May 31 with June and July optional. Heat, water and hot water are included in the rent. No pets please. The rent is $645 per month. Phone or text Bob at 906-281-7703


2 bedroom 1 bath apartment. Spacious rooms and ample parking. Hardwood floors throughout. Also has basement storage (basement access door from outside with concrete floor). See pictures and more at http://thyerproperties.com/triplex-hancock/

Elec, gas and water included. Garbage pickup available through the City. Cable TV/phone tenant responsible. Each room is wired for TV and phone. Plowing and lawn mowing is handled by landlord. The back yard is very large. See website above for outside pictures.

Available now.


fall 2017 full furnished rooms in West Hancock

Conveniently located near the fair grounds in West Hancock, the home is close to both Finlandia University and a short three miles from Michigan Tech ( Houghton ). The Keweenaw Co-op is a short walk up the street and the Portage Health Hospital is located within 1.5 miles.

This home consists of 4 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths in 2600 sq ft sitting on a 1/2 acre lot.

Currently 3 rooms open for the fall Semester Sept-Dec 2017 school year.

It is expected that housemates will both clean up after themselves, work together to get trash out for pickup and keep snow cleared from main door jam. Housemates have very different schedules so consideration of each other noise wise is important. No alcohol is allowed on the premises.

Kitchen appliances include microwave, gas stove/oven, fridge, and dishwasher. Non-coin laundry machines in walk out basement. House is furnished including beds in each of the individually locking bedrooms. Each bedroom has a large closet (10 ft long).
HUGE blacktop area in the back provides excellent parking year-round. SNOW PLOWING WILL BE PROVIDED.

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► Electric, gas, water, trash bags and wifi internet costs will be divided between housemates.

► Security deposit is equal to one month rent.

Linda Torrisi  920-359-1104  call/text

email: torrisigang@msn.com
. greenhouse exterior
new greenhouse bathroom

Very Clean furnished 4 BR near campus

Screenshot_2017-06-23-00-11-15Screenshot_2017-06-22-22-58-28Screenshot_2017-06-22-23-00-10Screenshot_2017-06-22-23-00-17Screenshot_2017-06-22-23-00-30Screenshot_2017-06-22-23-00-42Screenshot_2017-06-09-00-53-41New to rental market! Spotless former family home with many updates.  In home laundry. 4 bedrooms, 1 bath. Plenty of level parking and paved driveway. Large yard with privacy fence.  Fully furnished!

$285 per bedroom, or $1140 total.

Tenants pay all utilities. Low heating costs!

Pay rent easily, automatically online!

46474 Main Street Houghton, MI


Available August 1.

Online application here at cozy.co (property management website).  Background check and credit check required.



We are focused on tenant safety and satisfaction.  We will do our best to accommodate you!

Thanks for looking! More pictures to come soon!

Call or text Scott



Nice efficient 3-4 student house in Ripley

IMG_0326IMG_0321IMG_0322IMG_0327IMG_0327 IMG_0321 IMG_0325 IMG_0322 Nice efficient 3-4 student house in Ripley. Reasonable utilities with gas heat and plenty of plowed parking. Laundry, free wifi, bonfires in the back yard & grill off the back deck. $700 for 3, $800 for 4, plus utilities. I may permit 1 well trained dog.
Located 2 blocks from Mont Ripley ski hill. ORV/Snowmobile trail & lake near by.

One Bedroom Furnished Apartment for Rent

One bedroom furnished and renovated apartment in a private house is available for rent starting August, 2017. The apartment is located within the walking distance to Michigan Tech campus.

It has a large kitchen with the stove and fridge, full bathroom, shower, washer, dryer, and a large bedroom with desk, queen bed, chair, etc. Rent includes all the utilities, the internet and cable TV. Parking is available.

We are looking for a very responsible postdoc or graduate student. Price is $650 per month. A one-year lease is required and only approved after the interview. One-month deposit is required.

Address is: 22205 Ridge Street, Houghton, MI 49931

To make an appointment please contact us at (906) 231-7050 or (906) 231-7051, avsergue@mtu.edubath3

On-Campus Lakeside Bldg.- Furnished 2 BD Apartment Available June 1–Won’t last long!


This on-campus, fully furnished apartment is located on the top floor of a three floor new construction lakeside apartment building in the heart of the MTU campus on College Ave. The unit with 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom has elevator access and a nice private balcony for convenient and secure outside access to views and fresh air! Note: the cost for this apartment is lower than the cost of on-campus dormitory room.

Read below for the Summary of Features, Detailed Description and Availability:

SUMMARY OF FEATURES: make this apartment the best at Michigan Tech!:

  • On-Campus location close to MTU residence hall dining rooms
  • Fully furnished
  • 2 Bedroom and 1 Bathroom
  • Appliances (stove, oven, refrigerator, microwave and dishwasher)
  • Lakeside living
  • Third-floor security with elevator
  • Private balcony through large doorwall
  • Keypad entry into apartment
  • Windows in each bedroom
  • Coin-operated laundry facilities on lower level
  • Free Gas-forced heat thermostatically controlled by tenant
  • Free Tenant storage on lower level
  • Free parking with issued permit
  • Free 24/7 maintenance
  • Bike racks
  • Free Snow removal
  • Landlord paid utilities except electric and cable/internet
  • Private patio with barbecue grills for tenants use
  • Apartment cost is lower than on-campus dormitory room


This secure upper level apartment comes complete with all furniture (no TV) as well as all appliances and dishwasher. There is private keypad entry to each apartment and on-site coin operated laundry facilities for tenants convenience. Private tenant storage on the lower level is available at no extra charge. There is a private parking lot with permits issued for building tenants use only. Exterior bike racks are also available. Private lakeside patio with barbeque grills for tenant’s use and enjoyment.

The Landlord of this apartment complex provides 24/7 on call maintenance for apartments and common areas (including changing light bulbs and batteries for detectors when needed). In addition the landlord provides exterior grounds keeping including snow removal–which is huge at Michigan Tech:)

Apartment furnishings:
• Bedrooms: window, bed, mattress, dresser and desk with chair

• Kitchen: stove, oven, microwave oven, refrigerator, dishwasher, table and chairs

• Living room: couch, chair and entertainment stand

• Carpet in living and bedrooms and linoleum/tile in kitchen and bathroom areas.

• June 1-August 18, 2017- Full apartment ($1,300) with two bedrooms

• August 19, 2017- May 4, 2018- Share apartment ($750) with an academic focused male second year college Mechanical engineering student with many outdoor interests sports and hobbies. Call to inquire about roommate compatibility.

• May 5, 2018-August 17, 2018- Tentative- Full apartment ($1,300?) with two bedrooms


Contact Terri- phone/text 248-520-0334 or terri.spencer5979@gmail.com


Just remodeled and ready for move in!

One bedroom studio style apts and a 6 bedroom house have been remodeled and are ready for the 2017/2018 school year. Both are located on Bridge St, downtown Houghton. The apts are $600/month, the house is available at a whole house rate or by the bedroom. Laundry facilities are on site. Call Keith at 906-281-6626 for more information and to schedule a viewing.

1/2 mile from Campus, 3 bedroom duplex

47681 mill rd pic3 bedroom duplex 1/2 mile from campus and across street from MTU ski and bike trails. 47681 Mill Rd, built in 1972, split level, one car garage, washer /dryer, 1 full bath, kitchen appliances, natural gas water heat and domestic hot water. Tenant pays water, electric and all other add utilities. Onsite sewer (no fees). Contact Bill at 906 370 8968 or email bmarlor@hotmail.com

3 bedroom duplex at the top of Mt Ripley ski area

3 bedroom duplex at the top of Mt Ripley ski area. 100yds by trail to the Center Bowl. This split level has 4 levels of living and alot of room. Built in 1984 it is relatively up to date with mods completed and planned. 2 full baths, sauna, 1 car garage, crawl space storage, kitchen appliances, washer and dryer included. Wood Pellet stove heater, Electric domestic hot water. Onsite water and sewer (no fees). Tenant pays for pellets , electricity, and all other utilities. Text 906 370 8968 or email bmarlor@hotmail.com

Newly Remodeled One Bedroom Apts, Downtown Houghton

Ready for the upcoming school year. Newly remodeled one bedroom, studio style apts. Laundry facilities on site. $600/month with a one year lease, all utilities included. On Bridge St and Sheldon Ave, downtown Houghton.

Call Keith at 906-281-6626 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Ready for upcoming 2017/2018 school year. Just remodeled house in downtown Houghton!

Newly remodeled just in time for the upcoming 2017/2018 school year. 6 bedroom house with washer and dryer on site, located right in downtown Houghton.

$500/month per room or the whole house is available at a group rate.  One year lease required.

Call Keith at 906-281-6626 for more information.

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