Residential Conveyancing Legal Fees

Service TypePrice Range From – To
Freehold Residential Sale£450 – £900 + Vat
Leasehold Residential Sale£550 – £1100 + Vat
Freehold Residential Purchase£500 – £1000 + Vat
Leasehold Residential Purchase£550 – £1100 + Vat
Re-Mortgae£450 – £600 + Vat
Transfer Of Equity£400 – 600 + Vat

Disbursements for Freehold Purchases

Service TypePrice £
Standard search fees
**Approximate – custom searches are offered at
additional charges
£250
HM Land Registry Fee
**Approximate – depends on property value
£95
Land Registry Search Fee£3
Bankruptcy Search Fee for Mortgage Provision.
(Cost Per Person on Mortgage Application)
£2
Office Copies (per copy)£6

Stamp Duty

Stamp duty is payable based on the current prevailing government rules and rates , but usually is based on the purchase price, and and will be advised at the appropriate time. For more information on Stamp you may wish to visit the HMRC website and search for Stamp Duty.

Disbursements for Leasehold Properties

Service TypePrice £
Standard search fees
**Approximate – custom searches are offered at
additional charges
£250
HM Land Registry Fee
**Approximate – depends on property value
£95
Land Registry Search Fee£3
Bankruptcy Search Fee for Mortgage Provision.
(Cost Per Person on Mortgage Application)
£2
Office Copies (per copy)£6
Notice Of Transfer
** If chargeable this fee will be documented in the lease
Various
Notice Of Charge
** If Chargeable this fee will be documented in the lease
Various
Deed of Covenants
** If Applicable this fee can be circa £250, but would need to be verified
Various
Certificate of Compliance
** Can be confirmed on receipt of the lease agreement. circa £100
Various

** These are just a examples of the sort of disbursements that may applied to a lease, it is not be an exhaustive list and only an inspection of the lease will confirm if there are other disbursements required, again until the lease is inspected it is not possible to be specific about the charges therein.