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We would like to welcome students to our home to assist them in understanding the American culture as well as introduce our children to people from other areas of the world. We are walking distance from the University of Chicago. We are also very convenient to the ESL and medical programs such as Stafford House, Kaplan, DePaul, EF, Colombia, UIC, IIT and more.

-We have a 2-flat building. We have 2 single bedrooms available. We have students that stay in the 2nd floor unit. The bedroom in that unit shares the bathroom with other students. The bedroom located on the 1st floor unit has the use of their own bathroom, although not connected to their room. You will have your own entrance, bathroom, WIFI, laundry facilities, air-conditioning, and kitchen area that includes; stove, refrigerator and dishwasher. Each guest room is fully furnished with bed, dresser, mirror, lamps and linen. There is also a living room that has basic cable.

- Smoking is allowed outside only.

- Public transportation: CTA Green line and Metra rail close-by. 25-30 minute train to downtown, 10-15 minute train to IIT and 10-15 minute walk to University of Chicago.

- We will pick you up from the airport for an additional fee.

- We have small children in our home and we ask that any students staying with us are mindful of that in their language, behavior, etc.

- Weekly rates, rates without food and double room rates are also available. Please feel free to ask any questions at all.

- If you would like more information please email us at

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The Madkins Family
$800 USD

Name The Madkins Family
Location Chicago, Illinois (USA)
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Date available: 2017-01-01
Until: 2019-12-31
Monthly homestay fees $800 USD per month
Does this include meals?   yes
Includes breakfast? yes
Includes lunch?
Includes supper? yes

Does this homestay have pets?    no
Does this homestay allow smoking?    yes

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Listing submitted: 2013-10-21

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