Consistently delivering high quality and reliable products and services. We are comprehensive and get the basics right, not just with the big ideas, but with the little things.


Positive in everything we do, no matter the circumstances. At Living Smart we build long term partnerships and bring our personalities to the fore. A real business with real people.


Innovation drives our efficiency to accomplish things in a manner that no one has done before. We like new ideas and new concepts. This makes everyday more interesting, not only for staff but for clients alike.


Smart and responsible in everything we do with our customers, colleagues and investors. We are diverse with our thinking and intelligent with our actions everyday.


We are experienced developers and investors with in house capability to maximise returns for property and landowners using our core strategies. We are actively sourcing off market land and either residential or commercial buildings for refurbishment and development. We also own and manage a portfolio of luxury house shares for young professionals in Manchester.

Ben Thorns Co-Founder / Director

With a diverse background in digital marketing, property development, sales and customer relationship management Ben handles recruitment, sourcing, sales and lettings within the business.

Tom Thorns Co-Founder/ Director

With a background spanning from financial consulting in London, to digital marketing in Manchester, Tom operates the project and contracts management along with all financial and technical aspects of the business.

Contact us at or give us a call +44 (0) 161 768 0262

We hold regular investor days where we visit our current projects so you can see what we are up to and have all of your questions answered. Please get in touch to find out when the next one is taking place, we'd love to welcome you along.