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Get to see activity in the market that you can’t see anywhere else. Be strides ahead.

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Get to know about properties being valued in the market and register your interest

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Powerful insights to find properties to rent

Find houses and flats to rent to suit your personal needs, whether you’re looking for your first rental, a flat to rent near your work or a house ready to accommodate your family. Get there first by seeing the latest properties new on the market. Book viewings online 24/7 so you can scope out the right potential property to rent.

When looking for flats to rent near me, start your search here and explore more in your property journey. Boomin’s powerful search and unique features are designed to help you find your next home with far less hassle, including our online house valuation services.

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Secret Properties

See properties being valued right now in places where you want to rent, long before they appear on other property sites. Get ahead of others and register your interest to be the first to know when they come to market.

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Sneak Peek

Learn about new rental listings days before full details are anywhere else online. Be the first to book a viewing and get ahead of other renters with Boomin.

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Instant Action

On Boomin, you can book viewings and free valuations instantly, 24/7. No need for calls, emails or voicemails – get outcomes now on your 24/7 property site.

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Property Playground

Our inspiring digital universe has everything you need to make your new property feel like home. Get design ideas, buy products, and find professionals to create a home you love – it's all in the Playground.

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Unique to Boomin, Property Playground is an inspiring digital universe where everyone can find an endless (and free) supply of home improvement ideas. Create collections, buy products and find professionals to turn inspiration into reality.

It’s the place to plan your ideal look for your new home or reinvigorate your existing rental property.

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Renting FAQs


Before you search for a house or flat to rent, work out what you can afford. Take your income and debt into account to determine how much you can comfortably spend on rent each month. When you first move into a rental property, you will need to front a security deposit as well as the first month’s rent too. You’ll need to be prepared for the costs of renting.

When you’re ready to look for houses and flats to rent, start your search here on Boomin.


Once you’ve found a couple of potential homes online, go and view the property. If it’s a house-share, you can get to meet all the people you’ll be living with. Here’s what to look for during a viewing.


When you apply to rent a property, you will go through various checks to determine if you’re a suitable tenant. The landlord and Lettings Agent will want to be sure you won’t have any trouble paying rent on a monthly basis. You’ll need to provide some information, such as your employer, income, previous address, bank account details and proof of identity.

Find out more about referencing and credit checks.


If you’re a student, are self-employed, have a low credit score or earn little more than the monthly rent, you may be asked to secure a rent guarantor. This is someone who will be willing – and responsible – to pay the rent if you’re unable to do so. The guarantor will go through the same referencing process as the tenant.


A tenancy agreement is a signed document by the tenant and landlord. It outlines the rules to which both parties must adhere.


Yes. It’s essential to pay your rent on time and in full, otherwise, it could negatively impact your credit score and your chances of gaining credit (or a mortgage) in the future.

Property to rent

With an incredibly varied market up and down the country, you’ll find plenty of potential properties to rent, wherever you're searching in the UK. Whether you want a taste of rural living, a period property or a more modern dwelling, you can find a home to rent to suit your style, budget and needs. No matter if you're stepping out on your own for the first time or looking for a suitable rental for your growing family, searching for properties to rent is an exciting experience.

Start your search for your next rental property in the UK here.

With an incredibly varied market up and down the country, you’ll find plenty of potential properties to rent, wherever you're searching in the UK. Whether you want a taste of rural living, a period property or a more modern dwelling, you can find a home to rent to suit your style, budget and needs. No matter if you're stepping out on your own for the first time or looking for a suitable rental for your growing family, searching for properties to rent is an exciting experience.

Start your search for your next rental property in the UK here.