Furnished room for rent

Seeking quiet responsible roommate to rent 1 BR and live with me in Blacksburg in my 3BR 2 story single family home near carol lee donuts.


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Included Amenities

  • central air conditioning
  • central heat
  • basic Comcast internet (you can pay for a faster package by paying the difference)
  • water, sewer, trash included up to 75$/month (based on my average spend over the past two years), overages will be charged to you at cost
  • electric included up to the following per month, overages will be charged to you at cost (based on my average spend over the past two years)
    • Jan-Mar $200
    • Apr-July $100
    • August - December $150
  • includes 1 garage parking spot for compact car/motorcycle/bike. The area has VERY limited street parking.
  • HOA fees (covers mowing of yard, street snow removal)

First Floor

  • all hardwood floors
  • coat closet


  • in sink disposal
  • dishwasher
  • electric oven and rangetop
  • no microwave (have one but ran out of counter space for it)
  • Appliances; toaster oven, rice cooker, griddle, crock pot, blender
  • no cooking with strong spices as it can affect the flavor of the stored teas and homebrew in the house.
  • Basic cookware provided but you may not use my cast iron, stand mixer, non stick pans or china (including teacups)
  • you may share cups, mugs, dishes, silverware
  • breakfast bar with chairs
  • walk in pantry

Family room/living area

  • sofa, tv and dvd player (no cable tv, no netflix, no hulu)

Sun room

  • The domain of the rabbit and my potted plants in the winter but it has a dining table and chairs


  • white carpeted wall to wall
  • washer & dryer

Your Private Bedroom

  • Sq ft:100
  • Double bed, sheets & comforter
  • overhead light
  • small closet
  • room already has art on walls i can take down, however i do not want additional holes in the walls.
  • lamp
  • curtains

Your Private Bathroom

  • private bath (end of the hall) with shower tub, toilet, sink, and under sink storage
  • Towels provided


  • I have two cats and rabbit with full house access
  • Only animals who live in cages or tanks permitted (snakes, hamsters, gerbils, fish, turtles, etc)


  • near BT bus stop "Whipple/Courtney Sbnd"
  • 15 minute bus ride to downtown, or 10 minute drive (2 miles)
  • 4 miles to first and main shopping center, 25 minutes by bus, 15 min drive


  • near food lion (.5mi)



  • flight of stairs from garage to house
  • two story house, bedrooms upstairs
  • attached garage (garage is the basement)
  • there is a pet webcam in the rabbit area so I can check in on him
  • NOT child safe


  • non smokers only
  • no parties or large gathering permitted
  • Neat/Clean roommates only (don't leave dishes in the sink, on surfaces, etc)
  • Only 1 person or one couple


  • You may invite over guests occasionally, and may occasionally have overnight guests.


  • Township quiet hours: 10:00 p.m. - 8:00 a.m
  • No eating upstairs
  • No shoes in the house
  • House is under HOA rules-will be provided before lease is signed
  • Security Deposit: one months rent
  • Lease duration: 3 months to 6 months
  • Overnight guests: permitted occasionally
notes about the owner:
  • Night owl
  • I own a tea business and use the house for storage & shipping and it takes up a lot of room
  • I homebrew and this often takes up space in the dining area
  • I own the house
  • I have a vampire tabletop roleplaying group over on occasion
  • I have occasional BBQ or dinner parties at the house