There is a wealth of private accommodation available for students close to the De Montfort University (DMU) campus.
Accommodation can vary widely in terms of quality, cost and tenancy agreement, so we strongly advise you to view properties and consider the details carefully before signing a contract.
Staff in the Student Union’s Welfare and Education Centre can look over housing contracts before you sign them if you have any concerns or are unsure about anything.
Essential house hunting information
It’s important for you to find accommodation that is right for you and that is safe, secure, affordable and of acceptable quality.
This list of house hunting information and safety advice can help you to find suitable accommodation for you and your friends.
As well as simple, common sense precautions for you to consider while choosing a property, there is also information about how to be a responsible member of the community while you are a student at DMU.
SULETS is a lettings agency jointly owned and run by the Students’ Union of DMU and Leicester University. With an office at each campus, SULETS is the number 1 site for DMU and Leicester University students looking for private rented accommodation across Leicester.
Based in the Students’ Union in the Campus Centre, SULETS has an easy-to-use website which allows you to set up property alerts to notify you when new properties are available.
SULETS lists a wide selection of high-quality accommodation close to the university, ranging from one-bed flats to large shared houses. The service is free for DMU students. SULETS is the only major lettings agency in Leicester that charges no agency fees for tenants; all you pay is your deposit and your rent.
Properties are inspected prior to advertising to ensure good quality and compliance with our minimum safety, security and furnishing standards, and where possible we question the current tenants to ensure their landlord is reliable and fair.
Tenancy Agreements are simple and easy to understand, are free from complicated legal jargon and are available for all students and their parents to view on our website for peace of mind. Deposits are registered with the Government approved Deposit Registration Scheme.
Visit www.sulets.com| or call +44 (0)116 257 6303.