Adjacent to the University of Minnesota, Dinkytown Rentals is your source for safe and secure University of Minnesota housing. Our office is located right in the heart of Dinkytown, a short walk from all our rental homes. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff is here to assist you daily from 10 AM to 5 PM. Parking is available in the rear.

Alumni-owned and serving Dinkytown since 1987, we offer everything from the best and newest modern additions in Dinkytown to our spacious homes and duplexes. Our University of Minnesota student housing and Minneapolis rentals are safe, inclusive, and easily accessible. We take pride in providing quality UMN off-campus housing, with options just steps away from the U of M campus.

Dinkytown Rentals has a local maintenance facility with on-staff technicians and lawn care/snow removal professionals. It is our privilege to provide secure houses for rent in Minneapolis in vibrant Dinkytown proper near Athlete’s Village. Some of the highlights of our Dinkytown housing include:

  • In-house maintenance staff and 24-hour maintenance emergency line
  • In-house snow removal and lawn maintenance
  • Free off-street parking (where available)
  • Open furnished model available today to tour
  • All houses are customized for easy living
  • Well-lit properties
  • State-of-the-art locks for utmost security

The Dinkytown Rental Difference

Our mission is to provide safe, secure, and comfortable housing so our tenants can concentrate on their studies and enjoy their “college experience.” If you are looking for UMN housing, we offer inclusive houses and duplexes just steps away from the University of Minnesota campus.

Our straightforward approach ensures a hassle-free experience for our renters. Say goodbye to hidden fees, application fees, and bill-backs. Our Dinkytown housing options have utilities included and laundry facilities on-site. With our conveniently located Dinkytown office, our friendly team is always available to assist you with any questions or concerns. Embrace simplicity and discover the joy of renting with Dinkytown Rentals. Our renters are living it and loving it at our rental properties in Minneapolis.

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Hear from our Residents

“Dinkytown Rentals has been my home away from home near the University of Minnesota campus, and the location is an absolute game-changer. Living just a stone’s throw away from my classes has made my daily routine effortless and stress-free. But it’s not just about academics – the premier neighborhood they’re nestled in is a hub of activity. From delicious restaurants to trendy shops, I never had to venture far for anything I needed. Thanks to Dinkytown Rentals, I had the best of both worlds: a convenient living situation and a vibrant social life.”


“My college experience was defined by the memories I created, and Dinkytown Rentals played a significant role in that. The proximity of their properties to the University of Minnesota campus meant I could easily make it to class on time, but what truly set them apart was being in Dinkytown’s lively atmosphere. The array of restaurants, shops, and entertainment options right at my doorstep ensured that there was never a dull moment. Thanks to Dinkytown Rentals, my social life flourished, and I enjoyed every minute of my time at university.”

“Dinkytown Rentals not only provided me with a comfortable living space but also exceptional service that made a world of difference. Their properties near the University of Minnesota campus are situated in the best spot on campus. However, what truly stood out was their attentive and prompt service. Any maintenance requests or concerns I had were met with professionalism and quick resolutions. This level of care made me feel valued and supported throughout my time as their tenant. If you’re looking for a responsive and caring rental company, Dinkytown Rentals is the way to go.”

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Roommate Matching

Needing a place to live but not sure who to live with? We understand the importance of finding the perfect roommate to share your living space with, and we’re here to make that process effortless for you. Just provide us with some key information about yourself and we will work with you to find a match. Finding a new roommate has never been easier!