For Rent

Our neighborhood is fortunate to have a number of responsible landlords offering a range of quality housing options for renters. Many live in the Gold Coast or are active in neighborhood initiatives. The following is a listing of rental property and landlords in the Gold Coast. Please note these may not be available at any given time.


627 Ripley – The Louis P Best Mansion Apartments. 1- & 2-bedroom units. Owner: Dave Cordes, 563-676-4669


505 W. 8th – Spacious apartment with 1600 sq ft finished space plus a full attic and basement. Three to four bedrooms. Refinished hardwood floors throughout, spacious yard. New furnace/window air conditioning units. All appliances and W/D included. 2-car garage. Owner: Maynard Siegel, 309-737-7700;


521 W. 8th – One 2-bedroom and two 1-bedroom units. Off-street parking. Hardwood floors, free laundry facilities. Landlord pays water/sewage/garbage; tenant pays other utilities. Owner: Mike Ryan, 563-650-7272


527 W. 8th – Two 1-bedroom and one 1-bedroom apartments. Two are fully furnished with all utilities paid and available for short term rental. 2-bedroom unit features central air, dishwasher, garbage disposal and W/D. 1 unit has W/D and window air conditioners. Off-street parking. Owner: D & P Properties, 563-323-0047


429 W. 6th – Three 1-bedroom apartments in a beautifully maintained Queen Anne house. Some utilities covered. Owner: Betsy Nolan, 563-514-3033


528 W 6th – Two 2-bedroom unfurnished apartments. Nice views of the Mississippi. Landlord lives in building. Off-street parking. Year lease preferred. Owner: Ryan Berger, 217-836-4897;


514/513-1/2 Western – Upstairs/downstairs duplex. 1- & 2-bedroom units. Off-street parking. Window air conditioning units.


624 W. 5th – 3-bedroom brick home. Decorated with handmade wallpaper made from antique Bassett & Vollum designs. Central air. Basement laundry. Off-street parking.


515 & 515-1/2 Gaines – Upstairs/downstairs duplex. 2-bedroom units. Original kitchen cupboards, woodwork, and floors throughout. Central air. All are fully renovated historic buildings with many updates. Owners pay for water & sewer garbage; renter responsible for other utilities. Can be pet friendly. Owner: Duane Timm, 563-323-4077


624 Scott – Studio and 1-bedroom apartments. Unique layouts in each unit, hardwood floors in most. Basement laundry. All utilities included. Owner: Courtney Kay-Decker 309-236-4858