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Learn More About Prime Letting Locations in Leicestershire

Estate agents in Leicester

Are you a landlord looking to start letting to tenants? If so, it can be overwhelming to know where to start and which locations offer the prime potential for a lucrative return on investment. Here at Open House, we have years of experience in letting, renting and selling in Leicestershire so we have acquired knowledge on each of the locations within Leicestershire and the unique characteristics and perks of each place.

Each Leicestershire location has its own benefits to landlord and tenants. Read on to discover some of the main benefits of letting a house in these areas and discover which one would be best for you.


Birstall is a fantastic location for landlords looking to target a large potential market of tenants. Having created a friendly and warm community, Birstall is a great location for families.

Due to its location, Birstall is an idyllic combination of a village atmosphere with plenty of amenities and excellent commuter links. If you’re a professional who often has to travel around for work, setting up in Birstall is a great choice.

If you’re a landlord considering a location, Birstall can be a potentially lucrative choice for you. There are also plenty of lovely homes in Birstall, each one with unique charm and character. If you need an Estate Agent in Birstall, get in touch today.

East Goscote

This is another great location for families due to it being a modern village with an approachable and community feel. East Goscote has a primary school within the village, perfect for families with young children.

East Goscote also has a Neighborhood Watch, meaning residents can feel safe and reassured by an active community. If you need an Estate Agent in East Goscote, get in touch today.


Evington is a fantastic location for both landlords and tenants. For example, Evington has been a conservation area since 1989, fantastic for tenants who are cautious of the environment and can be a great selling point for landlords looking to attract new tenants.

There are 2 main shopping centres in Evington, as well as a local library. Evington is the perfect location for golf fans, as it is the home of Leicestershire Golf Club. If you need an Estate Agent in Evington, get in touch today.


Living in Mountsorrel provides tenants with a fantastic location, great for travelling to either Leicester city centre or Loughborough for shopping, days out or for work. There is a fantastic leisure centre in Mountsorrel, offering tenants a chance to swim and get some exercise in the gym.

The humble village is well-known for its Buttercross Market in the centre of the village, as well as the granite quarry which is the largest in Europe. Also, the Leicester arm of the Grand Union Canal runs directly through Mountsorrel. If you need an Estate Agent in Mountsorrel , get in touch today.


Oadby is a small and attractive town in Leicester, only 5 miles away from the city centre. If you want to attract tenants who love the village life but also want easy access to the city for leisure and work, Oadby is a fantastic location to let your home.

There are quick and convenient public transport routes directly from Oadby into Leicester town centre, perfect for those who do not drive. There is a pleasant mix of a relaxed village lifestyle whilst also having plenty of things to do. For example, you can go and watch local sports in your free time, such as home matches for the local football team.  If you need an Estate Agent in Oadby, get in touch today.


This is a great location for people looking for the sleepy charm of an old-style village that is also close to bigger cities such as Leicester city centre. Queniborough boasts thatched roofs and a parish church of St Mary’s was quoted to have one of the finest spires in the whole of Leicestershire by Nicholas Pevsner.

Within the village, there is a post office, corner shop, ladies and gents barbers and a general store. This is a perfect location for older tenants looking to find a comfortable and accessible village to live in.  If you need an Estate Agent in Queniborough, get in touch today.


Ratby is one of the most sought after places to live in Leicester, meaning there is a potentially large and lucrative market for potential tenants for savvy landlords. Occupants love the Sports Club, but there is a primary school, a local pub and a Co-Operative for those who like to shop for branded goods.

Ratby offers potential tenants with a great location as this beautiful town is only one mile from Junction 21a of the M1. This location doesn’t have to be a no-go for non-drivers as three are regular bus services in and out of the village.  If you need an Estate Agent in Ratby, get in touch today.

Rushey Mead

Looking to target families with your rented property? Then Rushey Mead is a perfect location to advertise a rented property. Most of this location is made up of couples with children, making it a safe and fun location.

There are so many benefits of renting and letting in Rushey Mead. For example, the crime rates are very low and house prices here are lower than the East Midlands average.  If you need an Estate Agent in Rushey Mead, get in touch today.


Despite the population of Silbey being rather small, there is a fantastic community that is great for socialising with after work and at weekends. There are 3 fantastic pubs, offering new potential tenants with the perfect opportunity to get to know the locals.

There is also a Conservative Club. This is a great venue for a game of snooker or pool and is often the venue of choice for live acts and regular bingo sessions. After a fun evening with friends and family at the pub, you can take your pick from a choice of high-quality takeaways, perfect to finish off a Friday night.  If you need an Estate Agent in Sileby, get in touch today.


One of the most attractive parts of living in Syston is the church of St Peter and St Paul. It is the oldest standing building in Syston and has been beautifully crafted from pink granite and white limestone.

Syston is the perfect area to attract foodie tenants as it is the official headquarters of Pukka Pies. It is one of the largest employers in the town, employing over 250 people. This is a small and non-threatening village, perfect for older tenants or single tenants looking for a comfortable place to live.  If you need an Estate Agent in Syston, get in touch today.  Or if you’re looking to sell your Syston home fast, check out our blog.

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