RENT bedroom/share common space in creative home
This Ad will be pulled down whenI I no longer offer a room.
DUE to COVID restrictions & challenges still prevailing, applicants MUST initially READ the details here and respond appropriately first to establish a positive, clear communications baseline of intent, then we’ll initially connect virtually. Background check will be requested (Landlord's management rule)
My Priorities include respectful, responsible, accountably, reliability and one's ability to effectively communicate honestly where you’re at in your own life/story/journey, including budgeting.
Basically your WHY for your transition and or goals.
Plus a willingness to share your track record that supports what you share.
I will not simply "show" you my home first. There are basic photos..
After having checked each others social media, we could plan virtual face-time conversations. Meeting up would be the result of mutually both consenting to terms we select.
I’m in no rush. I desire a win win fit here.
Please READ the whole AD, then, reply to the 3 initial questions listed to be considered, Thank you.
I look forward to reading your reply.
1 bedroom, is currently available to rent in this private residence.
I'm offering to share space in my peaceful, creative place/home.
No Smokers, No alcohol, (NO PETs, and NO double occupancy in room.
* This house is a clean, 3 bedroom, - share 1 bathroom, kitchen and front room.
Original older house, built in 1953, with no modern upgrades..
Has front yard and back yard with patio
Some negotiable storage
Parking safe on the street.
* Safe and centrally located, near apex of 280/880 freeways (95117 zip)
5 minute walk to the Westfield/Valley Fair mall and Santana Row. Zip 95117
* Our neighborhood is technically half San Jose and half Santa Clara
VTA stop is behind the mall. Westfield: Valley Fair
Trains and or airport are 2 miles away.
* Convenient locale to get to: Work, Universities, gyms, yoga studio, or any event.
RENT- is $1000 per bedroom - (this includes utilities and wi-fi.)
unfurnished bedroom is 10'x12' with a 42" wide closet and large window: 74”x 50" on one wall. Carpet is white/grey marble. Walls are white and freshly painted. Carpet is a clean grey/white marble color.
Window coverings you provide
Suggested: get a personal temp regulated heater and or fan. (why? no central heating)
One is shared by all.
Each renter has personal shelving, plus storage shelves in the hall closet.
We’ve never had problems with 3 females sharing the bathroom over the years as we communicate about our schedules and respectfully clean up after our selves.
KITCHEN- The kitchen is small yet functional for minimal use. (I eat a plant based diet.) and do most of my prepping at night and on days off in "batching".
Each person is expected to clean up after their use, especially our new ceramic top stove.
Each person has their own drawers, shelves and extra pantry storage shelving in the garage. I
STORAGE- negotiable shared, locked space for boxes, bicycle, etc.
* Large basically barren backyard and potential garden space. It's peaceful to relax there in the warmer months or take your laptop outside and work. Or hang out with friends. There is a patio.
*Details are in our contract. (Includes: the last month's rent plus security deposit for clean-up costs and or damages, (if any).
* SecurityDeposit will be paid in cash before move-in keys are given.
We both sign an ‘entry inventory’ list from the start
At termination, the security deposit will easily be fully refunded after within the legal, two-weeks after moving out, to a forwarding address, minus any fees.
REFERENCES- will be asked for upfront: 1) Employment, 2) former residences, and or 3) personal references (as part of in the interview process and emergency references to be listed in our contract.)
If interested, Please reply to these initial questions:
1) WHY this location and space could be a good fit for you?
2) How long are you seeking to rent?
3) Openly, ASK any pertinent questions important to you
4) )I'd ask next for you to:
Briefly describe your employment &, personal lifestyle schedule. Also your general living needs/boundaries.
Later, :share your (links), to your social media presence:;
.i. e: Linked-IN, Instagram, Facebook or any significant social media presence such as your webpage.
I look forward to reading your reply.
When it resonates as a cordial, responsible fit, you'll hear back.
ABOUT me: I live a personal and wellness lifestyle in mind, body & spirit.
I'm the primary tenant/home manager here, for years, maintaining & the house & yards myself.
I’m employed in the public “frontlines” currently in a retail store.
I workout, as I'm not a sitting type & I don’t watch TV, but I do maintain my social media accounts., cook,, read, sew, paint, enjoy music, & gardening. Yes I'm busy but create quietly in this peaceful rented place I call home.
As a resourceful artist, I live my truth. I live by faith: 1 John 3:2
My motto is: Be Well in JOY!
- House share
- San Jose
- $1,000 monthly (large)
- Minimum term
- 1 month
- Maximum term
- Utilities included?
- Fees apply?
- Disabled access
- Living room
- Broadband included
- # roommates
- Total # rooms
- Any pets?
New roommate preferences
- Couples OK?
- Smoking OK?
- Pets OK?
- Min age
- Max age
- Female preferred
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