Matt Hutchinson

Matt Hutchinson, director of flat and house share site, and apartment share site, in New York

Matt Hutchinson is director of, the UK's biggest flatshare site, which helps over a million people a month find somewhere to live or someone to share with.

He regularly provides comment and opinion on housing issues for the UK press and co-wrote  The Essential Guide to Flatsharing with SpareRoom's founder Rupert Hunt. launched in New York in 2011 and is fast becoming NYC's go-to resource for roommates and apartment shares.

SpareRoom also runs  SpeedFlatmating and SpeedRoommating events in London and New York respectively, which attract more than 12,000 people a year.