Insight and Opinion

Thoughts, research and market commentary 

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


Savills UK Housing Market Update - August 2018

Positive signs for house price growth and market activity.


Savills Market in Minutes: Prime country residential

Across the prime country market prices have, on average, softened over the last year but across the Midlands, North and Scotland prices continue to rise.


Savills Market in Minutes: Prime London residential

Prime London values have continued to fall but the averages mask huge variation in performance, with early signs that the market for the best properties is bottoming out.


The value of nature

In farming terms, when agents talk about the value of land they broadly categorise it as 'arable', 'pasture' or 'wood', with the best arable being the most valuable and wood/scrub the least.