Indiana University Top 5 Bloomington Apartments for Rent

Each year, thousands of students searching for apartments and off-campus housing in Bloomington, IN  use to find their housing. There’s a  great mix of off-campus housing options near IU and apartment inquiries have been on the rise! Like many other campuses across the nation, many students start looking during the Fall Semester. Students begin their hunt for IU apartments as soon as September, and the number of searches spikes throughout the semester in the months of October and November.

This last Fall semester was no different! The houses in Bloomington near campus get leased up a little more quickly, especially ones intended for bigger groups, while Bloomington, Indiana Apartments start going off the market near the end of October and throughout November. So if you’re looking for an apartment, you can buy yourself a little more time. However, competition is fierce so get a move on your apartment search and try to secure your place before heading off campus for Winter Break! 
These properties were the five most contacted apartments for rent in Bloomington, IN by IU students during the Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters.

  1. The Monroe

Located near the IU campus and College Mall, the two and four-bedroom units at The Monroe come fully furnished and offer all-inclusive rates making it simple for students to make one payment for rent, utilities, and sweet amenities like the Hoosier game room and pool!

2. Millennium Apartments

Taking luxury off-campus living to new heights, the Millennium Apartments offer beautiful one, two and three-bedroom apartments with garages!  Add an outdoor and indoor basketball court, a pool, and a recently updated state of the art fitness center, all for no extra cost and you have the perfect place to call home!

3. The Dillon

These highly sought after apartments offer IU students gorgeous one, two, four, and five-bedroom fully-furnished units that come with top of the line finishes, and amenities. When you live at The Dillon you will love catching some rays on the sun deck, soaking in the hot tub, sweating it up in the fitness center, and private shuttle that takes you to campus or get where ever you need to go around town!

4. Big Red Apartments

These quaint two and three-bedroom apartment homes have recently undergone some renovations to include new cabinets, flooring, countertops, light fixtures, appliances, and more! Big Red Apartments are located just minutes from IU and Kirkwood Ave, students are right in the mix of everything Downtown Bloomington has to offer!

5. 10 North

Located in the heart of Downtown Bloomington, the high desired 10 North apartments offer beautiful one and two-bedroom apartments with an impressive penthouse level top floor offering 5 exclusive designer units. The luxurious building has some cool features including walk out balconies and soaring 9-foot ceilings.  

Chips and salsa aficionado, Ali Bartmer joined the Rent College Pads team in the fall of 2016 as the Operations Assistant and has since become a Content crafter. Cat mom of one, Ali prides herself in being a Bloody Mary connoisseur and with her Masters from Hogwarts there’s nothing Ali can’t do.

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