Helping you find a property to rent Finding a property to rent can be stressful.

Finding a property to rent can be stressful. At Aston and Co, we are here to help you find a property that meets your individual requirements. How we do this is outlined below.

  1. Shortlist some properties to view

Browse our property to rent in Syston, Wigston and surrounding areas and shortlist some properties that you would like to view that are within your budget range. Available Properties

  1. Arrange a viewing

Our experienced team are on hand to show you around your selected property/properties. You can book a property viewing using the contact form on the right or by contacting us directly.

  1. Submit your application

What should I expect to pay if I rent a property through Aston & Co?

Potential costs, charges & expenses are shown via the link below. Should you have any queries please call us. 

After viewing a suitable property, if you would like us to put forward an application to the landlord we require all adult occupants (Whether working or not) to complete an application form & return ts along with the following:-

  1. A copy of your Passport.
  2. A recent utility bill (Or similar) to confirm your current address
  3. Last 3 months bank Statements
  4. Last 3 months salary slips or Accountants details/2 years accounts if self-employed.

If you have any special requirements, please add them to the appropriate section on the application form header or email separately. In order to do this you will need to complete an Application Form and provide the following back up information for each applicant:

The same information will be required from a Guarantor if applicable.

Your application will be submitted to the Landlord and once accepted in principle; you will be asked to pay a holding deposit equal to 1 weeks rent. We do not accept cash payments. Should your application be unsuccessful the holding deposit (Or part) may be retained in certain circumstances e.g. Where inaccurate or misleading information is entered on the application or guarantor forms.

Shortly before moving into the property, you will be asked to pay your first month’s rent and a dilapidation deposit (Also known as a Security Deposit) equal to 5 weeks rent. The Holding Deposit may be applied towards the dilapidation deposit.

Aston & Co has elected to protect deposits in the Deposit Protection Service (DPS) custodial scheme. This is subject to your Landlords terms and conditions.

AGENCY FEES. Exceptions – Permitted Payments


  • Redress Scheme membership details: The Property Ombudsman, Registered Office address:- Milford House, 43-55 Milford Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2BP Membership Number: D04216
  • Client Money Protection Scheme: Money Shield, 6 Tournament Court, Edgehill Drive, Warwick CV34 6LG

Scheme Reference: 58480982 Tel:  01926 417763       Website: www.money-shield.co.uk   

Click here for our Client Money Protection Certificate 

You can also download our Application form & where required, Guarantor Form. These forms include helpful information on the application process, as well as how to complete them & details of the documents you need to send to us.

Financial Services

Contact a specialist from Aston & Co Financial Services for help with finding the right mortgage.

Read What Our
Customers Say

Jodie Skinner

From the beginning, our experience with Michael and Rhys has been brilliant. Whenever we had a question to ask or needed some additional information, they were both just a phone call away and were always happy to provide us with an answer. As first time buyers, they made us feel ...

Sue Smith

We can’t fault Aston and co in Syston, for their handling of the sale of our property. We were kept up to date weekly and nothing was too much trouble. Both Micheal and Rhys were approachable and very professional. I would definitely recommend using them for an efficient and hassle ...


Having had issues with other agents, we came to Astons who gave us an honest appraisal of our house – not overpricing it like others to gain business. Michael and Rhys are a great partnership and Rhys being local was able to provide viewers with information that other agents hadn’t. ...

Andy Freer

Recently sold our house with Aston & Co. We honestly could not have asked for more. From the moment Michael came to value the house, to the day to day communication from Rhys we have not had to chase them once. Michael and Rhys are a great partnership and a ...

V Pears

We chose Aston & Co in Syston to handle the sale of our property. We were kept up to date regularly and Michael and Rhys dealt with all matters efficiently and quickly.We would definitely recommend using them for an efficient and hassle-free move.

Gareth Mueller

We bought a house from a vendor who used Astons & Co as their agent. Rhys was helpful and professional from start to finish and regularly kept us in the loop with how things were progressing. Communication was efficient and swift all the way through.

Julie Pearson

From the first visit to value our property to the final phone call informing us of completion Rhys and Michael at the Syston office have been brilliant, down to earth, realistic with valuation very easy to get in touch with.Making everything less stressful.Regular updates were very reassuring . I would ...

Charlotte Hings

The team at Astons are great. They’re really down to earth, take time to listen and help resolve anything they can for you.Their communication is excellent as they always keep you in the loop with what is happening with your sale. They keep both seller and purchaser happy.Fees are reasonable ...

Julie Perkins

We have recently used Aston & Co to sell our property. At all times we received regular reports from them on interest and following viewings . When our property sold Astons managed the chain keeping all parties fully informed and I believe that without their input our sale would have ...

Tina Poole

Michael and Rhys handled both our sale and purchases. They had good local knowledge, their valuation turned out to be on point. Our sale viewings were nearly all on the same day and we accepted an offer very quickly. We were kept up to date regularly with that and our ...

How Much is Your Property Worth?

We know how stressful and expensive moving home can be so we are here to help your next move go smoothly by providing you with a free, instant valuation.