Insight and Opinion

Thoughts, research and market commentary 

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

24/09/2018

Escape to the country - one year on

Remarkably, a year has flown by since we uprooted the family and moved from London to Hampshire.

14/08/2018

How the particular demands of working parents shape a property search

A property search is very specific to each client, who will have his or her own particular set of requirements and must-haves. However, increasingly we are finding that both husband and wife work, which produces a number of fairlysimilar broad requirements when it comes to the property search.

10/08/2018

What the rate rise means for the mortgage borrowers

The Bank of England has increased interest rates by a quarter of a point to 0.75 per cent. This move, only the second in a decade and the first since last November, was widely expected on the back of an uptick in the economy, with solid employment and pay growth, alongside a rise in consumer spending.

06/08/2018

Savills UK Housing Market Update - August 2018

Positive signs for house price growth and market activity.