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Our guide to residential conveyancing costs

Buying or selling a house can be one of the most stressful times for you and your family. We pride ourselves on our quality of service through this difficult process. Call us for a bespoke quote for you.

On average in England and Wales, the timescale for a Residential conveyancing transaction ranges from 6 to 12 weeks and is dependant on Search Providers, Lenders and other parties and their representatives progressing their work in a timely manner.

“Sian was very efficient and effective and we valued her calm professional approach – especially when there seemed to be uncertainties with our buyer and her solicitor. Well worth every penny.”

Here at Harrisons our Residential conveyancing prices for a sale, purchase, mortgage or re-mortgage, exclusive of VAT, range from

Freehold transactions:

£595 to £995 for transactions with a value up to £250,000

£995 to £1500 for transactions with a value between £250,000 and £500,000

Leasehold transactions

£595 to £1395 for transactions with a value up to £250,000

£995 to £1900 for transactions with a value between £250,000 and £500,000

For transactions with a value over £500,000 – £1250 1/3% to 1/4% of the transaction value

Our prices depend on a number of factors, including:

  • The value of the transaction
  • Whether the property is registered or unregistered land
  • Whether the property is a new build
  • The complexity of the matter
  • The expertise of the solicitor looking after you

Our price does not include disbursements i.e. external costs associated with your sale or purchase, such as search fees. Stamp Duty Land Tax/ Land Transaction Tax and Land Registry fees.

Search fees on average are around £350 + vat

Up to date Stamp Duty Land Tax information for England can be found here

Up to date Land Transaction Tax information for Wales can be found here

We reserve the right to alter the fee estimates provided above.

“I cannot speak highly enough of the service that Bethan & her secretary gave me. It just goes to show you get what you pay for.”

Our average cost for residential conveyancing legal services, based on the several hundred transactions we complete each year, is £750.00 plus VAT and disbursements .

“Harrisons and their staff were brilliant and supported us all the way. The service given was exceptional value for money.”

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To discover more about our service or for answers to your legal questions, please call us on either 01938 552545 or 01686625134, email us at [email protected] or complete a Free Online Enquiry.

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