Richard’s day to day role is as an auctioneer in the residential auction team focusing on producing 8 auction sales a year. Richard is also involved in the strategy and running of the wider Allsop business as a member of the management board.



Richard joined Allsop and the Residential Auction team in January 2001 as an intern and subsequently joined the Graduate Scheme that September. He then returned to the Residential Auction team in 2004 as a Surveyor. In 2006 he entered the RICS national auction competition, coming runner up in the final. Later that year Richard took to the rostrum professionally for Allsop and has been an Auctioneer ever since. He has been a Partner of the firm since 2012.

Richard has spent a large portion of his time selling assets on behalf of wide variety of vendors including banks, receivers, administrators, liquidators, mortgagees, developers, traders, housing associations and property companies overseeing the sale of a wide range of asset types across the residential sector.



Favourite Sport/Team: Tottenham & Harlequins 

Favourite Musician: The XX

Insights by Richard Adamson

News 28/11/23

Allsop releases catalogue ahead of largest December residential auction sale in 14 years

Auction | Buying at Auction | Residential Auction

Allsop, the leading property consultancy and the UK’s largest property auction house, has released the catalogue for its fina...

Podcast 16/11/23

Podcast: Auction market update with commercial focus

Commercial Auction | Commercial Investment | Commercial Central London Investment | Residential Auction

Having concluded £135m through the sale of 354 residential, commercial and mixed-use lots in the last four auction days, Alls...

Blog 18/10/23

Allsop releases another bumper catalogue ahead of November residential sale

Auction | Residential Auction

Allsop, the UK’s leading property auction house, has released its November residential auction catalogue offering 512 lots, 2...

Podcast 10/10/23

Podcast: £100M of auction sales and is it time to diversify into the Student sector?

Student Housing | Auction | Commercial Auction | Residential Auction

George Walker, Commercial Auctioneer and Richard Adamson, Residential Auctioneer are also joined in the studio by Anthony Har...