Meet The Investment Team

Michael Holliday

Michael Holliday

Investments Manager

I graduated with first class honours in business studies from the University of Chester.  My role has been to manage the very best off plan and existing developments from across the whole UK. It gives me great pride to see the majority of our clients returning to Residential Estates to extend their property portfolio.

Michael JohnsMichael Johns

Investment Consultant

I have been in the property industry for 15 years and worked all over the world with many different property - even celebrities and sports personalities.  I owned my award-winning overseas property company for seven years and continue to have a real desire to exceed customer expectations
Paul WinderPaul Winder

Investment Consultant

I am an account relationship client manager with experience of working in several countries.  I have more than 20 years of property investment knowledge to offer my clients.  Outside of work I like the outdoors and I’m a keen cyclist who enjoys competitive outdoor activities
Chris Smith

Chris Smith

Investment Consultant

Prior to joining Residential Estates, I served in the armed forces. I have since embarked upon equally exciting career demands, spending my time finding outstanding investment opportunities for my clients.
I thoroughly enjoy listening to each individual investors stories and ensure that I source them the very best investment opportunity.


Remaining proudly independent with a proven track record serving
the property management and investment industry.

Residential Estates Investments are one of the UK’s leading property investment teams providing unrivalled expertise and a range of professional services in the complex property market. Since 1990 we have grown by maximising the value of property assets for our clients through smarter property decisions, solutions and increasing efficiency. Advising and selling UK buy to let investments, student accommodation, off plan and on plan investment apartments across the UK. Our experienced team has successfully guided many investors to financial freedom through offering bespoke property investment services. Catering for first time investors to those with portfolios worth over several million pounds, we offer a unique service by allowing individuals to purchase property that is pre-negotiated and completely off market. This allows for a hands-off investment from day one.Remaining proudly independent with a proven track record in serving the property management and investment industry. Our continuing success is due to the fact that everybody in our business works on a different level to that of any other UK property investment team.The essence of our success is exceptional service delivered by exceptional people.From major corporates through to private investors and landlords with smaller portfolios and residential development projects, we provide the expertise of a major corporate with the lean efficiency of a nimble independent and a team of directors with over 100 years of combined experience.We are successful because we are trusted, knowledgeable, tenacious, pro-active and realistic. We open doors thanks to our extensive contacts. A great number of our clients are international buyers. We have a keen appreciation of their wide-ranging but specific preferences.

Investment Sales

We are also a natural port of call for high-quality investors and buyers with a specific interest in new build schemes. This includes an active base of international property investment professionals, particularly from Asia and Middle East where we have strong links.
Residential Estates acts as a core adviser to leading residential developers, consulting on all aspects of site finding, planning, and creating and maximising opportunities. From a brownfield site to an existing property ripe for development, Residential Estates offers a full consultancy service to developers.The goal is simple; to minimise risk and maximise return on investment. We advise on residential and mixed-use development opportunities ranging from student accommodation, international projects to major new-build schemes. This includes giving expert input at every stage from viability studies and initial planning to detailed specification, unit pricing and marketing.
We pride ourselves on our property investment opportunities and only offer property investments that we would also be keen to invest in as we are also looking for our next property investment. We spend a lot of time researching and analysing the figures for each property investment opportunity to check the deal stacks up so that you as the property investor don’t have to. We look into comparable rental valuations in the development’s local area, investment growth potential, investor saturation and rentability to name just a few. Have a look at all of our UK property investments on our informative web site.
Delivering customer delight at all times has been a cornerstone of our success. Building solid relationships and consistently meeting our clients’ needs has resulted in a significant proportion of repeat business from our clients and their professional advisers. Professionalism, teamwork, commitment and clear communication has underpinned Residential Estate’s reputation for reliability, cost-certainty, quality and safety. If required by our clients we are pleased to provide a full design and build service.Residential Estates is a UK founded property services group operating a dynamic estate agency, investment, asset management and construction model. Their mandate is to deliver levels of customer care well above prevailing industry benchmarks, in a rapid and result oriented fashion which adheres strictly to the regulatory framework now governing the local property market. Consequently the staff employed are expected to follow a business methodology, which demand exceptional honesty, passion, a stringent code of business conduct and total transparency to the client.