Conveyancing Costs

Residential Purchase

Solicitors Fees

Our fees are based on the value of the property you are purchasing. The fees below are an estimate of the cost to you of instructing us to carry out the legal work required in purchasing your property, registering your purchase with the Land Registry and paying any stamp duty.

For leasehold properties there is an additional charge of £100.00 plus VAT and if you require a mortgage on the property it will cost a further £150.00 plus VAT. Additional fees will also be charged for shared ownership and Help to buys. The above fees include completion and submission of the SDLT (Stamp Duty Land tax) form. 

Disbursements

Disbursements such are searches, Land Registration fees and Stamp Duty are payable in addition to our fees. These costs are different depending on your lenders requirements and your purchase price. We charge £30.00 plus VAT per each bank transfer fee we do for you. With leasehold properties you may also have to pay further fees to the management company or freeholder. These fees will vary from property to property. Apportionments of rent and/or service charges may also be payable. 

For a full quote on your purchase please contact us on aag@coxminhas.co.uk. Let us know the purchase price, whether you are getting a mortgage and whether you are buying a leasehold or freehold property.

Where there are additional/unusual complex matters involved we will charge additional fees. We will advise you of these as the matter progresses.

Residential Sale

Solicitors Fees

Our residential sale fees are based on the sale price of your property. The fees below are an estimate of our fees for instructing us on your sale, providing contract papers to the purchasers, dealing with enquiries and completing the sale process. 

For leasehold properties there is an additional charge of £100.00 plus VAT and if there is a mortgage on the property  a further £125.00 plus VAT is charged for each mortgage. Additional fees will also be charged for shared ownership and probate sales.

Disbursements

The most common disbursements on the sale of your property will be office copies. The cost will be between £6.00 and £20.00. We will charge £30.00 plus VAT to cover the cost of any Bank transfers we carry out on your behalf (such as forwarding money to your lender or balance funds to you).

With leasehold properties management companies and freeholders charge for their leasehold pack, deeds of covenant and any documentation required by the buyers solicitors. This can cost between £300.00-£600.00. The fees vary from property to property and we will advise you of these as soon as we are able.

Where your matter is especially complex or unusual we reserve the right to apply additional charges. We will advise you of these as the matter progresses.