Andrew is Head of the Residential Transactional and Living Markets Team and is also a member of the Allsop LLP Management Board, as well as being Non-Executive Director of Allsop Letting and Management. His day to day focus is on the development land market providing consultancy and agency advice to clients on maximizing the potential of sites. This includes opportunities in the private sale, affordable housing, Build to Rent and Student markets.



Andrew has been at Allsop for 6 years, having joined from Savills in 2016. Prior to that he was with the town planning consultancy, Hepher Dixon, which was bought by Savills in 2006. For the first nine years of his 20 year career, Andrew was a town planner, originally with a Local Authority and then consultancy, where he specialised in obtaining planning permission for large scale residential, mixed use and retail opportunities. During this period, he was seconded to LOCOG to advise on the planning applications for the Olympic Park. Post the GFC, Andrew moved in to development agency and advisory with a focus on Central and Greater London and specifically the sale of unconditional/change of use opportunities. 




Favourite Sport/Team: Leinster & Ireland Rugby

Favourite Film: The Usual Suspects

Favourite Holiday Destination: The West of Ireland (in the sunshine)

Favourite Book: Shutter Island

Who would play you in a movie: A cup of Yorkshire tea

Insights by Andrew Boyd

Podcast 09/05/24

Podcast: The return of Permitted Development – what we have learnt and what does the next cycle look like?

Permitted Development | Residential Property | Z 2024 All June

In this podcast episode we discuss the legislative changes to “PD” in early March. We reflect on how it has evolved to provid...

Blog 07/05/24

The Return of Office to Residential Conversions - What does this Cycle Look Like?

Land & Development | Permitted Development | Residential Development Consultancy | Z 2024 All June

It took longer than expected (the consultation concluded in September ’23), but Permitted Development (PD) on a large scale i...

Blog 29/02/24

Large scale commercial to residential conversion via Permitted Development – it’s back, is it the same as before?

Land & Development | Permitted Development | Residential Development Consultancy

A decade on are we back to the 2013 hay days of large scale office conversions? A question I have been asked several times ov...

News 14/09/23

Social Capital Partners appoints Allsop and Colliers to find lessee and funder for innovative specialist accommodation scheme

Land & Development | Residential Development Consultancy

Social Capital Partners, a socially conscious development company dedicated to challenging the housing crisis, has appointed ...