Insight and Opinion

Thoughts, research and market commentary 

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


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.


The perfect house for a dog

We are a nation of dog lovers. Most clients looking to move out of London to the country for schools, more space and a reasonable commute back into town, will cite 'buying a dog' as top of their list of things to do - once we've found the perfect country house, of course.