Providing and managing professional co-living space since 2008
At Ideal House Share, we have two core values. We provide young professionals with a better way to live & experience Manchester and we give landlords complete peace of mind by guaranteeing their rental income and the condition of their properties. These two missions drive everything we do.
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Meet our team
Kristian founded Idealhouseshare in 2009 and has since overseen the business grow into a local market leader within its niche. Hellbent on providing customers with an experience that supersedes that of your average property management firm, through the ideal network, Kristian organises many group fundraising activities for local Charities such as the Christie. Over the years he has organised music festivals, been a white collar boxer and stand up comedian raising tens of thousands for various local charities in the process. Since becoming a father in 2017 his focus has shifted towards his children but he is still willing to challenge himself and those around out of their comfort zones.
Amber grew up in South Manchester and was educated at a school in Didsbury. She has worked in the property industry since leaving College, covering professional lettings, student lettings and property management. During this time she has gained a deep understanding of the local property market including the legalities it entails.
When shes not working, she spends her time travelling, cooking and being a dog mum to Luna (which is a job in itself)!
Born and raised in Manchester, Ryan spent his childhood gallivanting around the UK taking part in various Go Kart racing championships. The budding Jenson Button gave this up on the cusp of his 18th birthday to join the working world. From then he has held a range of jobs varying from retail, sales and racing mechanic. This vast experience has proved beneficial in his current job role. Since joining Ideal House Share late 2018 as an apprentice, he continues to develop every day.
A lover of all music, he is an avid vinyl collector and helps run a large local online store and attends conventions regularly. In his spare time he is a big Manchester United fan and enjoys watching films.
In 2016, Sophie made the journey across the Pennines from Leeds and settled in South Manchester with her wife and dog.
Growing up in a large family full of property gurus, Sophie was destined to join the industry herself. Combining her skills in digital marketing and video production with her previous experience working in property, Sophie joined the ideal house share team and soon established herself as the marketing manager.
In her spare time she enjoys walking the dog, watching Leeds United, playing football and eating.
Andreya made the brave decision to move to Manchester from Rio de Janeiro in 2015!
Born in North Brazil, she grew up in Rio enjoying the beaches and mountains, and where she got her Management degree. She built a very solid corporate career in Brazil, developing process, marketing and financial skills. Now she applies her wide business management experience at Ideal House Share, where she is simultaneously the number cruncher expert and resident interior designer.
Andreya is the mum of two little boys that keep her very busy outside of work and she also loves photography.
Finance & Office Admin
Hayley is originally from Leeds and moved to Manchester to complete her degree in Hospitality and Business Management.
Whilst there she met her husband and after many years of traveling and partying, they got married and had 2 daughters.
Hayley carved out a career in Financial and Mortgage Advice and now has the perfect work life balance enjoying a satisfying career with Idealhouseshare and spending time with her husband, two daughters and their cats!!
Martin started his career as a car mechanic, followed by many years in the office as a technical advisor. He moved on to working with builders and plumbers, helping them fit bathrooms and kitchens. This allowed Martin to advance his skills and gain a great deal of valuable experience, which he now uses in his property maintenance career with Ideal House Share.
Martin enjoys the wide variety of repairs. Blessed with a large family, he loves to spend time with them when he is not working.
Joe gained a level 3 diploma in plastering and from there started working with tradesmen on residential properties. He did this for a number of years before joining Ideal House Share as part of our maintenance team.
Joe is from Bolton and his spare time is filled with taking care of his family and practicing yoga.