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Pricing + staff information for residential conveyancing
Costs range from £625 + VAT to £2425 + VAT, this is based on our fixed price packages. Please see more detail of pricing and disbursements below. VAT is calculated at the rate applicable at the time the work is carried out, this is currently 20%.
Pricing and staff information is correct as of December 2018 and will be reviewed and updated every 6 months.
|Price (excluding VAT)||Sale freehold||Sale leasehold||Purchase freehold||Purchase leasehold|
|Up to 120,000||£625||£825||£675||£825|
|£120,001 to £150,000||£700||£825||£750||£825|
|£150,001 to £200,000||£700||£825||£750||£825|
|£200,001 to £250,000||£750||£850||£800||£900|
|£250,001 to £300,000||£825||£925||£850||£975|
|£300,001 to £350,000||£850||£950||£875||£1000|
|£350,001 to £400,000||£875||£975||£900||£1025|
|£400,001 to £450,000||£920||£1020||£950||£1075|
|£450,001 to £500,000||£950||£1050||£975||£1100|
|£500,001 to £600,000||£1020||£1175||£1050||£1275|
|£600,001 to £750,000||£1075||£1275||£1100||£1400|
|£750,001 to £800,000||£1125||£1325||£1225||£1425|
|£800,001 to £950,000||£1275||£1475||£1375||£1575|
|£950,001 to £1.2 m||£1375||£1550||£1500||£1700|
|£1.2 m to £1.5 m||£1625||£1825||£1725||£1925|
|£1.5 m to £2 m||£2125||£2325||£2225||£2425|
There are a range of factors that may or may not be relevant to your transaction which will increase the cost such as, but not limited to:
New Build properties – additional £200 + VAT
Help to buy properties – additional £250 + VAT
Tenanted Properties – additional £150 + VAT
Shared ownership – additional £200 + VAT
Bank transfer – additional £40 + VAT
Disbursements are costs related to your matter that are payable to third parties, such as Land Registry fees. We handle the payment of the disbursements on your behalf to ensure a smoother process. Searches are from £150 + VAT – £350 VAT, whereas indemnity policies are from £20 + VAT – £350 + VAT. However, not all lenders accept these.
Stamp Duty or Land Tax (on purchase)
This depends on the purchase price of your property. You can calculate the amount you will need to pay by using HMRC’s website or if the property is located in Wales by using the Welsh Revenue Authority’s website here.
Land registry fees will depend on the value of the property. More information can be found at the HMRC website
Acting for Lender only – As per the scale fees set out above, less £100.00
Remortgage – £450 + vat + redemption expenses
There are a number of other potential supplemental charges that may or may not apply to your purchase, please click here for more information.