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Menlo Park

FULLY FURNISHED, three-bedroom, two-bath home, within easy biking of Stanford in south Menlo Park.  Owner spends summers in Kenya, but lives in home remainder of the year.  House comes with a full equipped, modern kitchen, linens and all accouterments of a home.  In addition, there is an organically grown garden, which will be planted with tomatoes, cucumbers, squash, herbs and anything else the tenant requests.  Raspberries are abundant right outside kitchen door.  Apple, cherry, fig, apricot, nectarine, pear, orange and lemon trees are also in yard.  Strawberries too! Only cat lovers need apply, as two cats are part of the house. They are both older and very well behaved, indoor/outdoor cats.  Rental includes utilities, gardener and bi-weekly very reliable house cleaners who have worked in the home for many years.  House has WIFI and Roku.  Many trees and attic fan keep house comfortable in hot weather.  Home is near Burgess Park, rec center, library and downtown areas of both Menlo Park and University Avenue, Palo Alto. Street has little traffic, so area is quiet.  Contact Margo: (650) 322-0821 or  Available early June to late August. Rent $5,000 per month for two months plus $500 refundable deposit.  Non-smokers only.

Palo Alto

PLEASANT FACULTY HOUSE on a quiet, leafy street two blocks from Stanford.  Available June 20 through Sept. 19.  Master bedroom, spacious study, small guestroom, two baths, yard and patio.  Fully furnished.  Lots of light, wireless, laundry and parking.  Cafes and shopping not far.  Has worked well for several couples you can contact.  No smoking or pets; one older child possible.  Priority to longer stay.  $3,000/month, plus $700 damage deposit; utilities and gardening included.  Email Lauren and Eric at



Fallen Leaf Lake

SPACIOUS four-bedroom lake-view home with swimming/fishing dock.  Website or  Phone: (707) 875-9218  Email:


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