Thousands of students searching for houses and apartments near Ohio State University use CollegePads.com every year to find housing. Like many other campuses in the midwest and northeast, many students at Ohio State start searching for housing in October and November for leases that start the following August.
This year students got a jump start on things and were inquiring about potential rentals a little earlier this year. Tons of students were reaching out to properties all month long in September – with many reaching out to houses. This isn’t uncommon – most students reach out houses for rent in Columbus in these early days of the housing season, since there is more competition for six bedroom houses prime locations!
And these locations are prime. These houses were the five most contacted properties by students in the month of September, 2019.
1. 1644 N High St
1644 N High St is a college student’s dream. It has an upgraded kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. A short walk gets you to the South Campus Gateway and the union. This loft-style property gives you everything you would want in a home away from home.
2. 52 E 17th St
Not only is 52 E17th ave only 1/2 block from High St, it has everything you need to be comfortable while away at school. This house has central air! No more sleepless nights in those beginning months of school because of the heat. A dishwasher and off-street parking round out this property to make it a top pick of students this year.
3. 90 E 14th Ave
90 E 14th Ave offers location and affordability; two of the most important qualities when searching for housing as a student. Access to a laundry room in the building means no awkward walks to the laundromat with baskets of clothes!
4. 114 E Frambes Ave
114 E Frambes Ave is the classic student house. This house features tons of space, parking, and free laundry. You are able to enjoy the company of your roommates or take some time for yourself in the spacious bedrooms.
5. 1911 Indianola Ave
1911 Indianola Ave is just steps from High St and all the restaurants and bars! This property offers a variety of unit sizes to fit both larger groups as well as a single person looking for a budget friendly option near the hustle and bustle!