Insight and Opinion

Thoughts, research and market commentary 

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


Spring is sprung

Dark political clouds may be gathering over Westminster but elsewhere we are enjoying a spell of settled sunny weather - Spring definitely feels like it is here.


What you need to know when buying a country pile

Buying the local manor house or country estate is an exciting prospect - for most it's the realisation of a dream - but there is more to consider than one might imagine.


The growing importance of the master suite

Developers and designers are taking inspration from the luxury hotel sector and repositioning the primary bedroom as a self-contained sanctuary, often occupying an entire floor of a house.


Green shoots

One of the (few) pleasures of February, the darkest month, is watching for green shoots of Spring.