Fees

All of the fees detailed within this page are intended for guidance only. While we endeavour to stick as closely as possible to the pricing structure as indicated, it must be noted that each case has a set of individual circumstances that will need to be taken into account. We recommend therefore that you contact the office to obtain a more personalised quotation.

While every effort has been made to ensure that these pricing structures are representative of our charges there is always a possibility of human error therefore e&oe apply.

Initial Consultations

We offer an initial consultation providing you with specific advice and if required to establish the requirements of any further representation.

The consultations are charged at £100.00 + Vat for up to one hour, and this includes writing to you to confirm the advice given, we can also provide a formal offer statement detailing further proposed representation, procedures and costs.


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.

Commercial Conveyancing Fees

For commercial conveyancing we would ask you to please contact the office to discuss your project and obtain some guidance to as the cost(s) involved.


Wills & Probate Fees

Service TypePricing Range From – To
Legal Fees
Will Writing Service£100 – £300 + Vat
Grant Of Probate£450 – £600 + Vat
Administration Of Estate£500 – £3500 + Vat

Typical Disbursements

Service TypePricing £
Probate Fee (Only until 31st March 2019) ***
(see new probate fees table below from 1st April 2019)
£155
Copies of Grant – Price Per Copy£0.50
Oath Settling£12 – £15
Official Copy of Property Register£3

*** Please note this fee is valid until 31st March 2019, after that date the new government probate fees below will be applied.

New Probate Fees from 1st April 2019

From 1st April 2019 the following probate fee table will be applicable:

Estate Value Probate Fee £
   
Up to £50,000.00 NIL
£50,000.00 – £300,000.00 £250.00
£300,000.00 – £500,000.00 £750.00
£500,000.00 – £1,000,000.00 £2,500.00
£1,000,000.00 – £1,600,000.00 £4,000.00
£1,600,000.00 – £2,000,000.00 £5,000.00
Over £2,000,000.00 £6,000.00

*** Probate fees are charged by the government and are in addition to our legal fees.


Debt Recovery Fees

Your Claim Value (Range)Court Fees *** Our Fees ***
( Inc Vat)
Upto £300£35£250
More Than £300 upto £500£50£250
More Than £500 upto £1000£70£250
More Than £1000 uoto £1500£80£475
More Than £1500 upto £3000£115£475
More Than £3000 upto £5000£205£475
More Than £5000 upto £10,000£455£475
More Than £10,000 upto £200,0005% of claim value£475
Beyond £200,000£10,000T.B.A.

*** The Debt Recovery Fees listed above are payable even if the debt can not be recovered.