Kirstie Allsopp: Biography highlights
Kirstie Allsopp is one of television’s leading property gurus. She set up her own home search company in 1996 focusing on top end purchases in Central and West London. Head-hunted for her wealth of property experience, Allsopp was given the opportunity to co-present a new Channel 4 program Location, Location, Location which is now in its 10th series and has generated spin-off shows such as Relocation, Relocation.
In 2010, Kirstie Allsopp founded her own property consultancy in partnership with her co-presenter, Raise the Roof Productions. The consultancy represents purchasers; negotiating the price, surveying and conveyancing to take the stress out of moving house.
Allsopp has also used her business skills to launch her own range of home accessories, Kirstie Allsopp Home Living available in UK stores and online.
As a recognised property professional, an experienced businesswoman and a down-to-earth and candid presenter, Allsopp is a popular choice for a variety of events including awards hosting and product launches.
Background / History
Kirstie Allsopp taught English in India before returning to the UK when she began work for Country Living and Food & Homes magazines.
She gained a lot of her experience in interior design whilst at Hindlip & Prentice Interiors but it was whilst studying History of Art at Christie’s that she found her passion for property.