Matt joined Allsop in January 2018 and before taking on the role of Chief Executive, was Director of Asset Management.

Matt has extensive experience of PRS and BtR operations and has mobilised sites across England and Scotland. With 17 years of UK PRS experience, his extensive expertise incorporates all facets of large scale residential portfolio performance including product suitability, design, lettings, management, operations and strategic asset management. With a comprehensive understanding of the steps needed to assess new purchases, create marketing strategies for multiple new-build units and the set up for build to rent management services Matt works closely with Allsop LLP’s BtR and Living Markets teams ensuring financial and operational analysis is consistent with the latest market trends.



Matt joined Allsop in January 2018 and before taking on the role of Chief Executive, was Director of Asset Management. Prior to that Matt was Head of BtR at LIV Group. Matt has launched a number of BtR and single family assets for clients such as Moorfield, GSA, Barings, Pitmore, Land Securities and Europa.





Favourite Sport/ Team: Liverpool FC/Yorkshire Cricket Club

Favourite Book: The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

Favourite Landmark: St Paul's Cathedral

Favourite Musician/ Band: The Beatles

One thing you could not go a day without: A lucozade

Insights by Matt Smith

News 19/09/23

Allsop has been successfully shortlisted for two awards in the Love to Rent Built to Rent Awards 2023

Letting & Management | Build to Rent

Love to Rent is a digital marketing platform exclusively for the Build to Rent sector. Their awards, supported by the British...

Blog 30/06/21

How community has inspired ethical living at Allsop managed developments

Letting & Management | The Environment | Social Responsibility

Through spending ever increasing amounts of time at home, we’ve learnt to appreciate that where we live is not just a place t...

Blog 03/06/21

The importance of asset preservation in a rapidly maturing BTR sector

Letting & Management | Build to Rent

According to data published by the British Property Federation (BPF), there were 179,835 Build to Rent (BTR) homes complete, ...

Blog 08/06/20

Greening our buildings

Build to Rent | Letting & Management

Until recently, climate change was seen by many as an existential threat, but little was being done to tackle it. Climate ch...