About Sylvia

Sylvia Marshall is one of the UK’s leading property, renovation and DIY entrepreneurs. Best known as an expert on the BBC1 ‘Britain’s Empty Homes’ series, and as the founder of the country’s leading renovation and restoration website, CosyHomesOnline.com, her unique projects continue to inspire millions of homeowners worldwide. 

Dubbed “one of the most inspirational and hardworking women on the planet”, she regularly appears in industry publications such as First Time Buyer, Real Homes Magazine, and Your Home. Her role as an female business leader has secured widespread exposure in every national newspaper including the Daily Mail, Independent, Sun, Mirror and Metro.

Sylvia is also a respected author. Her latest book, Zero to a Million is an amazing memoir, a motivational business guide, and an inspiring insight into one of the country’s most successful female entrepreneurs.

Until recently, Sylvia has been a regular keynote speaker on the corporate guru circuit, where international audiences of up to 20,000 delegates were not uncommon. She is also a designated Business Ambassador and works tirelessly to promote and support her beloved home county of Surrey.