Insight and Opinion

Thoughts, research and market commentary 

The Prime Purchase team explore what is really going on in the property market.


The jewel of the East: Bury St Edmunds

It was no surprise to see the bustling market town of Bury St Edmunds top The Sunday Times' list of best places to live in the East of England. 


Charming Cotswolds

The Cotswolds is renowned a a busy tourist destination with the pavements of its picture-perfect villages packed during the summer months.


The perennial appeal of London's green spaces

With the RHS Chelsea Flower Show almost back in bloom, and the sun finally shining, thoughts are turning to the great outdoors. 


Sublime Salisbury

I must admit to being surprised on hearing that Salisbury has been crowned the winner of The Sunday Times Best Places to Live 2019 list. After working there for 18 years, I am well aware of its many charms, but sadly the recent novichok poisonings have cast a cloud over this beautiful city.