Martin Roberts is one of the UK’s most respected Property, Travel and Lifestyle TV presenters and journalists. Over the past 30 years he has appeared on BBC TV and Radio, ITV, CNN and Satellite TV Worldwide. He was a regular presenter on ITV’s top-rated travel show ‘Wish You Were Here..?’ for 8 years and the travel editor of ‘Woman’ magazine for 15 years.
For the past 17 years he has written and presented the hit BBC property auction show ‘Homes under the Hammer’, which is shown on BBC1, Satellite and internet Channels Worldwide and is now in its 25th series, with over 1750 programmes produced. He is a respected UK and Overseas Property expert, appearing as expert guest on programmes such as ‘BBC Breakfast’, ‘BBC News 24’, the Jeremy Vine Show and BBC Radios 2, 4 & 5 Live. He also has his own property training brand.
He has recently been a guest presenter on Radio 2 in the Jeremy Vine slot from 12 – 2pm, presenting a DIY special on recent Bank Holiday Monday’s, answering listeners questions live, and chatting to celebrity guests.
He has been a celebrity contestant on Eggheads, Celebrity Mastermind, Pointless, Ready Steady Cook, MasterChef, Through the Keyhole, The Chase, Tenable and Hole in the Wall.
In November 2016 Martin entered the Australian Jungle to take part in ITV’s flagship family entertainment show “I’m a Celebrity…Get me out of here!”. Watched nightly by over 12 million viewers, his hatred of beans and rice, love of trees and talcum powder, and fun, engaging and spirited character made him hugely popular with the viewing public. He ended in sixth pace, surviving all but two days in camp.
Martin is also Author of the best-selling book Making Money from Property, his most recent title The Property Auction Guide and the children’s book series The Villes – including a dedicated version - Sadsville – in support of the NSPCC and Childline.
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