Living in Houston

Houston is the fourth largest city in the United States, and here, you will have many housing options near HMI or in one of the city's many neighborhoods. Stay with a local host or partner with an HMI student to rent an apartment! (Don’t forget to check out AirBnB for additional housing options in Houston.)

Housing options include:


HMI Community rental options

Members of our community graciously offer their homes during the summer to HMI students. Contact Tonia Merideth to learn more about single rooms to multi-bedroom home rental options.


Premier Corporate Housing

Multiple locations near HMI

Short term furnished apartments with utilities (1-4 bedrooms/ single or roommate options): Premier Corporate Housing apartment homes include the apartment plus all furniture, electronics, housewares, decorative items, cable/internet services, and utilities—all coordinated on your behalf by one of our experienced accommodations specialists. All units will have full size washer dryer set as well as full size kitchen with all appliances.  

Contact: layla@premiercorporatehousing.com for booking


TempStay at the Medical Center

Texas Medical Center | 4.1 miles away

Monthly Rates: 1 bed/1 month—$2520 with $150 cleaning fee ($500 fully refundable deposit) or 2 bed/1 month—$3120 with $200 cleaning fee ($500 fully refundable deposit)

Short term furnished apartment with utilities (1-3 bedroom/ single or roommate options)


Residence Inn houston—west university

2939 Westpark Dr., Houston, TX 77005 | 2.1 miles away
Daily Rate: $123.00

Hotel with normal to above average hotel services:
On-site amenities include complimentary hot breakfast daily, Social Hour, outdoor pool/whirlpool, exercise room, library with books, laundry on -site, Sports court and complimentary high-speed internet access in all suites and more.


Candlewood suites houston by the galleria

4900 Loop Central Dr., Houston, Texas 77081 | 1.2 miles away
Rates: $59.99 (daily), $738 (weekly), $2,071 (monthly)

Hotel with normal to above average hotel services, laundry, free internet, fitness center, etc.