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Apartments to rent in Leicester with a private landlord


If you’re in a big city looking for a private landlord Leicester, like many other UK towns and cities, has lots to choose from. But if you’re new to the area or even new to renting, it can be hard to know where to start and how to weed out the good from the bad.

When searching through apartments to rent in Leicester with a private landlord, it pays to do your research beforehand.

As well as checking out the property itself and the local area, find out what people had to say about renting with that landlord in particular. Another good indicator of the standards you’ll receive is the state that the property is in.

If a private landlord doesn’t take good care of a property, you can pretty much guarantee that you won’t be their number one priority when something goes wrong and that’s the last thing you need.

At the Queen Street Apartments, there’s good reason why our studio flats, one bedroom flats, two bedroom and galleried apartments are so popular with young professionals, key workers, medical students and postgraduates looking for smart, upmarket rental accommodation within Leicester.

Our beautifully decorated furnished and unfurnished apartments are located within the Central Arts and Cultural Quarter of the city centre and combine modern luxury with Victorian heritage, having sprung from the sympathetic conversion of a former 19th century knitwear factory to create a unique living space.

The benefits of renting from a private landlord

We believe that when you find the right property, the benefits of renting from a private landlord are many.

Just one example is the personal touch that you’ll receive and the opportunity to ask the landlord questions directly.

When you’re on the hunt for a decent property the chance to find out all about it means you’ll have every likelihood of finding the home you’re looking for.

There’s no feeling like you’re just another number to add to the list either. Some people feel like they’re on a production line when going through a letting agent and this means more chance of being hurried into signing up for a place that just isn’t you.

The benefits of finding apartments to rent in Leicester with a private landlord can also include the following:

Cheaper rental prices – as there is no letting agent fee

No middle man – because you’ll have direct contact with the person you’ll be renting from

Move in more quickly with less hoops to jump through

Negotiate a flexible tenancy length

Deal directly with your landlord on an ongoing basis

Greater care taken to ensure your home meets your needs

No additional fees such as administration fees, credit check or reference fees that you might pay with a letting agent.

Renting privately gives you every chance of finding the place that you could be calling home and the space that’s right for you, quicker and with a lot less stress.

If you’re looking for accommodation in Leicester with a private landlord and you want to know that you’ve found somewhere that ticks all the right boxes, we can help. But why choose us?

Because we can promise that, when it comes to the Queen Street Apartments, you’ll know everything you need to know about us before you make that decision to move. And we have a wide range of facilities for you to enjoy once you’re here.

Want to know what’s in store?


Well for starters, we’re tremendously proud of the levels of service we provide our tenants with. We don’t use lettings agents because we want people to come directly to us to find out what we have to offer.

That is why our management team is on site, ready and able to give you first-hand knowledge when you need it, so feel free to ask away!

Once you’ve become a Queen Street tenant you’ll continue to enjoy a prompt and efficient service from our on-site property management team to help you resolve any problems or answer any further questions.

We also have a highly experienced maintenance team who are ready and willing to keep the buildings running smoothly. There’s even our very own concierge app where residents can access on-demand services anytime from the comfort of their apartment, including laundry, personal training, dry cleaning, cleaning services and housekeeping.

And that’s not all. Further benefits that residents of Queen Street enjoy, include the following:

24 hour security systems

Car parking

Bike storage

Heated indoor swimming pool

Gym and fitness centre

Hot coals sauna

Broadband TV and Wi-Fi points in every room

Letting agents deal with several properties at once, but we are solely devoted to Queen Street and we know every square inch like the back of our hands!

Unlike many other property rentals we ask for no initial admin fees on a standard length tenancy.

And as we’re on site our team are more knowledgeable about the building and area, than someone who might have come from the other side of town to let you have a look around.

It’s because we’re here every day that we can give you a really good idea of what you are getting into when you rent your new apartment. And there’s no waiting around for agents if they get stuck in traffic either because we’re based on-site!

Once you’ve made the decision that Queen Street is the place for you, we can get things moving quicker, have your application processed on site and you moved in and settled in your new home much more quickly.

We’re also a pretty friendly bunch who don’t do pushy sales people, because we know that’s the last thing that most people need. Instead, we give care and attention to the building and know it so well that we’re happy to answer any questions you might have.

To save you money and hassle we don’t ask for reference fees either.

Book your viewing today

If you would like to find out more about renting your Queen Street Apartment, why don’t you book a viewing today?

Come and speak with our on-site management team, take your time and really discover what our lovely Leicester apartment complex is all about. We look forward to hearing from you!

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