We are The SDDE
Smith Group

Welcome to The SDDE Smith Group, a family business forming multiple brands that provide end-to-end client services for the real estate sector.

From legals, to design, construction and ongoing life-cycle property management, our team of over 300 colleagues deliver our services with outstanding dedication and best in class client care.

Founded in Saltburn, Redcar and Cleveland in 2017, we have developed a business that is passionate about its colleagues, its clients and the communities in which we operate, culminating in our true group purpose, which is to push boundaries to create better places to live, work and stay.

Our Brands


Host & Stay

We're here to help more holiday home owners unlock the potential of their homes. With better guest experiences through technology and lightning- fast response rates. All resulting in more revenue for our holiday home owners, and with less hassle due to our completely hands free service.



With backgrounds in a range of different sectors, our curated team of designers can offer our clients a unique and diverse set of skills enabling us to apply a multi-disciplined approach to any project. Our meticulous attention to detail and creative flair from start to finish is what unites us as a team and sets us apart from the rest. Working with our suppliers and affiliates in construction and property management allows us to offer an all-encompassing service.


Grey-Smith Legal

With over 20 years’ experience, Based in Saltburn-by-the-sea, Grey-Smith Legal helps clients from across England and Wales with quick and efficient property conveyancing services for both residential and commercial.


Woodsmith Construction

With decades of combined experience, our team have worked on projects across the country, of all sizes and levels of complexity. From design to build, we have the expertise in-house to drive efficiency, streamline the processes. One company, one point of contact, one goal – to deliver exceptional projects for our clients. We’re ready to take your project from concept to delivery.


Holiday Home Housekeeper

The Holiday Home Housekeeper provides holiday home and holiday cottage housekeeping services across North Yorkshire and Northumberland. We offer a full housekeeping management service, from claning to full supply of bed linen and towels, to consumables and even guest communication services.


Manhatten Property

Manhattan Property are an Estate Agents based in East Cleveland with over 25 years of experience and a passion for property. Our unique services offer a truly end-to-end Real Estate solution for all clients, with services including but not limited to



At Co Stays, we’re revolutionising the future of hospitality by closing the gap between guests and tenants. Whether guests want to stay for a few days, few months or longer, we believe hospitality should be flexible and available to those who want more than just a place to stay. We give them more than just a space to spend the night. It’s a place they can call home for as long as they’re here, we like to call it “Hospitality Living”.


Roam & Stay

Motorhome adventures are different with Roam & Stay, with all luxuries included in the booking cost. We fully load our motorhomes so the only thing you need to consider is where you fancy going.



resicentral® gives property owners, building management, and tenants affordable access to a variety of smart technology and automation features, all controlled through a single bespoke platform. The platform offers client branded apps and can even be tailored for a single specific use, such as resident engagement, or expanded to control all elements of the building.



INVESTicity offer an end-to-end property investment service to allow you to invest in property with confidence. From initial consultation to property selection and acquisition, the team are dedicated to helping you make informed investment decisions that align with your goals and timescales.


Selwyn Hedgley

Selwyn Hedgley is an established estate agent with a reputation for excellent customer service, offering a wide range of services and expertise to their valued clients across Redcar and Cleveland.