Insight and Opinion

Thoughts, research and market commentary 

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


Prime country market trends - spotlight on East Anglia

Sarah Broughton has been buying property in East Anglia for the past 13 years and 2018 was her standout year so far.


Prime country market trends - Dorset and Witlshire

2018 was a year where quality and value rose to the top, and anything else sank. The prevailing shortgage of available property is continuing into this year.


Deciding where to put the Christmas tree

People ponder all sorts of things when buying a home but a real consideration for many is where they will put the Christmas tree. This is particularly true for those house-hunting at this time of year, when they can observe where someone else has positiioned it, but perhaps surprisingly it is also true of property searches all year round.


Why use a buying agent in London?

'London is a roost for every bird', declared Benjamin Disraeli in 1870, a statement which is no less true today.