Rooms for rent


Some info about the accomodations

Our Mission:
To offer quality, affordable, professionally managed off-campus rental housing solution to McMaster Students.

Rental Accountability Program:
Rental Accountability Program enrollment shows our commitment to provide students with quality top notch off-campus rental accommodations at fair and affordable cost.

Rental House Info:
The house is divided into 2 separate and independent rental apartments which can be rented by individual students or groups of students. Both upper and lower student rental apartments have kitchens, bathrooms, living rooms and laundries. For larger groups both student rental units can be easily combined creating large living space with a lot of room for tenants to enjoy. The rooms are well lit and have large windows. Our rental rooms can be rented individually or together as apartment.

For more information about upper rental apartment and lower rental apartment please click below:

Upper Level Apartment
Lower Level Apartment

We will be adding more pictures soon but we can assure you that our rooms for rent are spacious, comfortable and furnished. In the event that you have your own furniture you would like to use we will gladly remove our furnishings from the room of your choice.

We make effort to make sure any issues are dealt with quickly. We will try to arrange for any repair as soon as possible to keep our accommodations in top notch shape. We are local landlords with years of experience in student accommodation rentals. This means that we can be at the house when you need us for repair or maybe just locked keys, it happens to everyone.









  • Nice house very close to McMaster University.
    Jan, Australia, 2016
    The room was perfect for my needs — a single bed, a usable desk, closet space with some hangers, a decent shower, and nice kitchen area with plenty of fridge space.
    Julian, Republic of South Africa, 2014
    Room is exactly what was advertised and close to McMaster campus!
    Gregory, USA, 2014
    165 Emerson is a great house with a fabulous landlord. He’s an extremely approachable man who does not hesitate to solve any of your problems during your stay. I was very pleased with his response time when there was a problem. The house was extremely clean during my first move in which to me was a big thumbs up. The price is fair for the location of the house and amenities available nearby. Overall, it was a very nice experience.
    Aseeb, Toronto, 2014
    We had a very good 1 night spent at Walter’s place. Walter was very attentive to our needs and the overall experience was well-organized. Very we-situated for McMaster students.
    Roojin, Toronto, 2014
    My stay with Walter had been very pleasant. The room, kitchen and common area is as described, clean, with all the necessities and Walter was always within reach to answer any questions. The public transit bus stop is within a minute walking distance outside his home. The surrounding area has restaurants, a bar, a convenience store and a coffee shop. I would definitely stay with Walter again.
    Olesksiy, Toronto, 2014
    Walter is a very nice person and great landlord. Everything was well explained and as said. Location is perfect if you need to be close from McMaster University.
    Jean, Montreal, 2014
    Walter was great and very helpful with everything. I was visiting McMaster University so the location was perfect! Check in and check out was easy and the room was clean.
    李, China, 2014
    I enjoyed my stay in 165 Emerson. I felt that landlord did a great job in maintaining the place and attending to tenants’ needs when required. The house was very nicely done, and I think overall it was a very good setting.
    Jeremy, Singapore, 2012
    Good location. Nice room!
    William, Waterloo, 2015
  • Walter is a great host. He’s very friendly and helpful (he even picked me up from the train station when I couldn’t figure out the transport in Hamilton ;), and the place was very nice and really close to McMaster. Fully recommended!
    Jadwiga, Poland, 2013
    Thanks Walter Clean Room, Great Location, Student House.
    Marc, Toronto, 2015
    The house is bigger than it looks on the outside, it has 8 bedrooms spread over 2 floors (each floor has its own bathroom and kitchen). I believe the rooms on the main floor are a bit more expensive but I would say its definitely worth it. My room was nice, enough space and view on the back yard. I also appreciated was the house’s location: if you’re studying at McMaster you can easily walk to campus or otherwise take the bus that stops right before the front door. Hamilton’s city center is also close by bus. Another plus is the convenience store that opened just across the street before I left — great people and yummy subs!
    Jorine, Netherlands, 2013
    Great landlord, readily available when needed.
    Marieke, Netherlands, 2012
    Great location for McMaster. Walter was very helpful and was there to provide keys and answer questions for a late arrival. Parking worked out well in the driveway. All the basics were well provided for. The other tenants were quiet and everything went smoothly. Shower was great. Would stay there again.
    Scott, Michigan, 2016
    I am Luke. I have lived happily at 165 Emerson Street for about 8 months while studying at Mc Master University. My experience there was definitely positive. Walter was our landlord. He treats everyone with respects and addresses every concern quickly.
    I wish success to all new tenants.
    Luke, Brampton, 2012
    The listing description was accurate, the room I stayed in was in the basement with bathroom & kitchen. Although the room is in the basement, it is nice & clean. I arrived when Walter wasn’t there but he made sure I knew how to get to place, and left keys for me. Next day he stopped by and made sure I had everything I needed to enjoy my stay.
    Alena, Russia, 2015
    Good landlord, great location and well maintained property.
    Steve C, Toronto, 2012
    Landlord is very nice and helpful. I will definitely consider staying with this accommodation in the future.
    Justin, Montreal, 2015
    Walter is a nice landlord and very helpful.
    Hm, Canada, 2014